512 news items tagged SEMI
North America semi equipment industry billings up slightly, says SEMIFriday 23 August 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment grew slightly on month, but posted a year-over-year decline for the 9th consecutive month in July,...
Diodes to acquire Lite-On SemiFriday 9 August 2019
Diodes and Lite-On Semiconductor (LSC) have entered into an agreement that provides for the acquisition of the Taiwan-based discrete and analog chipmaker by the US vendor, according...
Win Semi posts record July revenuesWednesday 7 August 2019
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors saw revenues climb 12.83% on month and 44.03% on year to a record high of NT$2 billion (US$63.4 million) in July, thanks to a ramp-up in demand for...
Win Semi expects 30% revenue growth in 3Q19Wednesday 31 July 2019
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post an around 30% sequential increase in third-quarter revenues, with a higher gross margin.
Semiconductor equipment billings stay above US$2 billion in JuneFriday 26 July 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment dropped on both sequential and on-year bases in June 2019 but stayed...
Silicon wafer area shipments drop to 6-quarter lowWednesday 24 July 2019
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments fell to a six-quarter low of 2.983 billion square inches in the second quarter of 2019, according to SEMI.
Semi content in electronic systems to drop to 26.4% in 2019, says IC InsightsThursday 18 July 2019
The 2019 global electronic systems market will grow 4% to US$1,680 billion, but the worldwide semiconductor market is expected to drop by 12% this year to US$443.8 billion after exceeding...
Global semiconductor equipment sales to contract 18.4% in 2019, says SEMIThursday 11 July 2019
Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are projected to drop 18.4% to US$52.7 billion in 2019 from last year's historic high of...
Lite-On Semi revenues pick up in JuneTuesday 9 July 2019
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, saw its June revenues increase 6.6% sequentially to a nine-month high of NT$993 million (US$31.85 million).
Win Semi sees June revenues reboundThursday 4 July 2019
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors saw its revenues surge 15.1% from a year earlier to NT$1.78 billion (US$57.1 million) in June 2019, with the growth ending a 10-month streak of...
Semiconductor equipment billings increase in MayFriday 21 June 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered another sequential increase in May.
Global fab equipment spending to rebound with 20% growth in 2020, says SEMIThursday 13 June 2019
Global fab equipment spending will rebound in 2020, growing 20% to US$58.4 billion after dropping 19% to US$48.4 billion in 2019, according to SEMI.
Semiconductor equipment billings decline in 1Q19, says SEMITuesday 4 June 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered both sequential and on-year decreases in the first quarter of 2019.
Marvell to acquire Globalfoundries ASIC businessWednesday 22 May 2019
Marvell has entered into definitive agreements to purchase Avera Semiconductor, the application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) business of Globalfoundries, according to the com...
Semiconductor equipment billings increase, says SEMIWednesday 22 May 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment grew sequentially in April 2019 ending three consecutive months of sequential drops.
Intel regains semiconductor market lead from SamsungMonday 20 May 2019
Intel replaced Samsung as the number one quarterly semiconductor supplier in the fourth quarter of 2018, after losing the lead spot to Samsung in the second quarter of 2017, according...
Silicon reclaim wafer market increases 19% in 2018 but slow growth aheadWednesday 15 May 2019
The silicon wafer reclaim market grew 19% to US$603 million in 2018, following a 18% increase in 2017, according to SEMI.
Silicon wafer shipments drop to lowest level since 4Q17, says SEMITuesday 30 April 2019
Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments dropped 5.6% sequentially to 3.05 billion square inches in the first quarter of 2019 - the lowest levels since the fourth quarter of 2017, according...
Win Semi expects 14-16% revenue increase in 2Q19Friday 26 April 2019
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post a 14-16% sequential increase in revenues for the second quarter of 2019, with gross margin to range from 31% to 33%.
Semiconductor equipment billings register another sequential dropWednesday 24 April 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a sequential decline for the third consecutive month in March.
Globalfoundries, On Semi agree to transfer ownership of 300mm fab in New YorkTuesday 23 April 2019
Globalfoundries and ON Semiconductor have entered into a definitive agreement for ON Semi to acquire a 300mm fab located in East Fishkill, New York, according to the companies.
Semiconductor photomask sales reach record high of US$4 billion, says SEMITuesday 16 April 2019
Following a record-breaking 2017, worldwide semiconductor photomask sales set a new high of US$4.04 billion in 2018, according to SEMI.
Semiconductor equipment sales jump to record US$64.5 billion in 2018, says SEMIThursday 11 April 2019
Worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 14% from US$56.62 billion in 2017 to an all-time high of US$64.5 billion in 2018, according to SEMI.
Global semiconductor materials sales hit record-high US$51.9 billionWednesday 3 April 2019
The global semiconductor materials market grew 10.6% in 2018, propelling semiconductor materials revenues to US$51.9 billion to eclipse the previous high of US$47.1 billion set in...
Why 12-inch fabs are better for power components: Q&A with Bing Xue, AOS SVP of global salesFriday 29 March 2019
Alpha & Omega Semiconductor (AOS), which designs and manufactures power semiconductors for a broad range of applications, will start production at its new 12-inch wafer plant...
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