415 news items tagged SEMI
SEMI cuts forecast for 2015, 2016 fab equipment spendingWednesday 9 December 2015
SEMI has lowered its forecast for the global 2015 semiconductor fab equipment spending growth to 0.5% from the 5% estimated previously. The industry association also revised downward...
Global 3Q15 semiconductor equipment billings increase 9%, says SEMIWednesday 9 December 2015
Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings reached US$9.6 billion in the third quarter of 2015, according to SEMI. The billings figure is 9% higher than the same quarter...
Win Semi expects 4Q15 revenues to grow by high single digitWednesday 18 November 2015
Pure-play gallium arsenide (GaAs) foundry Win Semiconductors expects a high single-digit growth in its fourth-quarter revenues sequentially, with gross margin to be maintained at...
Silicon wafer shipments decline in 3Q15, says SEMIThursday 12 November 2015
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments decreased during the third quarter 2015 when compared to second-quarter area shipments, according to SEMI.
North America fab tool book-to-bill continues growth, says SEMIFriday 23 October 2015
North America-based semiconductor equipment manufacturers posted a book-to-bill ratio of 1.07 in September 2015, up for the third consecutive month, according to SEMI.
Silicon wafer shipments to grow modestly, says SEMIThursday 22 October 2015
Silicon wafer shipments to the global semiconductor industry are forecast to increase at a modest pace in 2015, 2016 and 2017, according to SEMI.
200mm wafer fab capacity to reach 5.4 million wspm in 2018, says SEMIWednesday 21 October 2015
Worldwide 200mm semiconductor wafer fab capacity is forecast to reach 5.2 million wafer starts per month (wspm) in 2015, and will expand to 5.4 million wspm in 2018, according to...
North American semiconductor equipment industry posts August book-to-bill ratio of 1.06Monday 21 September 2015
North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted US$1.67 billion in orders worldwide in August 2015 (three-month average basis) and a book-to-bill ratio of 1.06,...
Global 2Q15 semiconductor equipment billings reach US$9.4 billion, says SEMITuesday 15 September 2015
SEMI has reported that worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings reached US$9.4 billion in the second quarter of 2015.
Equipment spending slows but still positive in 2015 and 2016, says SEMIThursday 10 September 2015
Front-end fab equipment spending (including new, used, and in-house) is projected to increase 5% in 2015 to US$37 billion, and rise another 6.6% in 2016 to US$39.4 billion, according...
Lite-On Semi posts increased August revenuesWednesday 9 September 2015
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, saw its August revenues increase about 7% on month thanks to rising sales generated from non-PC applications.
Win Semi August revenues rise 7%Thursday 3 September 2015
Pure-play gallium arsenide (GaAs) foundry Win Semiconductors has announced consolidated revenues of NT$973 million (US$30 million) for August 2015, up 7.3% on month but down 6.1%...
SEMICON Taiwan 2015: Inotera, Applied and HMI positive about semi industry outlookWednesday 2 September 2015
Inotera Memories, Applied Materials and Hermes Microvision (HMI) are all positive about the prospects of the global semiconductor industry although they have different views about...
Inventory adjustments in semi industry coming to an end, says TSMC executiveWednesday 2 September 2015
The recent inventory adjustments in the semiconductor industry have nearly come to an end, and the possibility is high for the industry to swing back to a seasonal growth cycle shortly,...
North America semiconductor equipment industry posts July book-to-bill ratio of 1.02, says SEMIFriday 21 August 2015
North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted US$1.59 billion in orders worldwide in July 2015 (three-month average basis) and a book-to-bill ratio of 1.02,...
Silicon wafer shipments rise 2.5% in 2Q15, says SEMIWednesday 12 August 2015
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments increased during the second quarter 2015 when compared to first-quarter area shipments, according to SEMI.
Semi equipment maker Acter posts strong earnings for 2Q15Monday 3 August 2015
Semiconductor equipment supplier Acter has reported net profits of NT$154 million (US$4.87 million) for the second quarter of 2015, up 36% sequentially and 188% on year. EPS for the...
Win Semi expects 3Q15 sales to dropMonday 3 August 2015
Pure-play gallium arsenide (GaAs) foundry Win Semiconductors has expressed caution about its performance in the third quarter, as some device industries are undertaking inventory...
Semi material distributor Topco positive about silicone businessMonday 27 July 2015
Semiconductor material distributor Topco has expressed optimism about demand for silicon materials which can be applied to a broad range of applications including PC peripherals,...
North American semiconductor equipment industry posts June book-to-bill ratio of 0.98, says SEMIWednesday 22 July 2015
North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted US$1.51 billion in orders worldwide in June 2015 (three-month average basis) and a book-to-bill ratio of 0.98,...
Chip equipment spending to continue growth through 2016, says SEMIWednesday 15 July 2015
SEMI has forecast that the total semiconductor equipment market will grow 7% in 2015 reaching US$40.2 billion, and expand another 4% to US$41.8 billion in 2016. Following strong growth...
SemiLEDs reports fiscal 3Q15 financial resultsTuesday 14 July 2015
LED maker SemiLEDs has reported revenues for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 of US$3.5 million, a 23% decrease compared to US$4.6 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2015. GAAP...
Lite-On Semi 2Q15 sales up 11%Friday 10 July 2015
Discrete IC specialist Lite-On Semiconductor saw its second-quarter revenues increase 11% sequentially to NT$2.42 billion (US$78 million).
Win Semi 2Q15 sales increase 10%Monday 6 July 2015
Consolidated revenues at pure-play gallium arsenide (GaAs) foundry Win Semiconductors came to NT$3.1 billion (US$100.2 million) in the second quarter of 2015, representing growth...
PV equipment book-to-bill ratio stays below parity in 1Q15, says SEMITuesday 23 June 2015
SEMI has reported that for the quarter ending March 31, 2015, the worldwide photovoltaic manufacturing equipment book-to-bill ratio remained below parity at 0.88.
SEMICON West 2006 opens
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Wednesday 12 July 2006
SEMI China director of market research Samuel Ni speaking at SEMICON West
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Wednesday 12 July 2006
SEMI president and CEO Stanley T Myers speaks at SEMICON West 2006
Photo: Stephen Taylor, DigiTimes.com, Tuesday 11 July 2006