469 news items tagged semiconductor equipment
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.
Asian Edge: The outlook of Chinese semiconductor equipment marketThursday 16 May 2019
The worldwide semiconductor equipment market, which had a scale of US$60.5 billion in 2018, is controlled mostly by companies in the West. The development of China's semiconductor...
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.
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.
Foxsemicon breaks ground for new plant in NanjingTuesday 26 March 2019
Semiconductor equipment maker Foxsemicon Integrated Technology, an affiliate of the Foxconn Group, recently broke ground for a new factory site in Nanjing, China.
Semiconductor equipment billings continue slideMonday 25 March 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a year-over-year decline for the fourth consecutive month in February.
Gudeng to see EUV reticle pod shipments take off in 2019Monday 25 March 2019
Taiwan-based semiconductor equipment maker Guden Precision Industrial expects to see sharp revenue increases in 2019, mainly bolstered by the take-off of its shipments of EUV reticle...
Chipmaking equipment billings fall furtherMonday 25 February 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a year-over-year decline for the third consecutive month in January.
Semiconductor equipment billings register another on-year dropFriday 25 January 2019
Billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment posted a year-over-year decline for the second consecutive month in December 2018.
Aspiring to become top epi wafer supplier in China: Q&A with EpihouseFriday 21 December 2018
Founded in November 2016 to develop and produce compound semiconductor epitaxial wafers, China's Epihouse, headquartered in the country's southeast port city of Xiamen, has kicked...
AMEC 5nm plasma etching tools verified by TSMCFriday 21 December 2018
Advanced Micro-Fabrication Equipment (AMEC) announced recently its in-house developed 5nm plasma etching tools have been verified by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSM...
North America semi equipment industry billings fall in November, says SEMIThursday 20 December 2018
North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted US$1.94 billion in billings worldwide in November 2018 (three-month average basis), according to SEMI. The billings...
China IC supply chain gaining momentum: Q&A with Photronics DNP MaskMonday 17 December 2018
As a joint venture between US photomask maker Photronics and Japan's Dai Nippon Printing (DNP), Photronics DNP Mask broke ground in mid-2018 for building a photomask plant in Xiamen,...
Semiconductor equipment sales set to rise to record high in 2018, says SEMIThursday 13 December 2018
Worldwide sales of new semiconductor manufacturing equipment are projected to increase 9.7% to US$62.1 billion in 2018, exceeding the historic high of US$56.6 billion set last year,...
Semiconductor equipment communication standard sees increasing applicationWednesday 28 November 2018
To accelerate the development of communication infrastructure for mechanical networking to support Industry 4.0 applications amid the lack of unified communication standards, Taiwan...
China may see world-class IC equipment makers in next 5-10 yearsFriday 12 October 2018
China will see the birth of some world-class semiconductor equipment suppliers in the next 5-10 years, according to David H Wang, chairman and CEO of ACM Research, a wafer cleaning...
CHPT denies involvement in alleged insider tradingWednesday 3 October 2018
Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT) has maintained that it is not being investigated in an alleged insider trading case involving its largest shareholder Chunghwa Investment.
US, Europe equipment vendors reducing PV focusFriday 21 September 2018
US and Europe equipment vendors have reduced investment and R&D efforts for the PV sector in the wake shrinking demand from China, and instead are focusing more on the semiconductor...
Global semiconductor equipment billings stay high in 2Q18Tuesday 11 September 2018
Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings, which hit a record high of US$17 billion in the first quarter of 2018, slipped 1% sequentially to US$16.7 billion in the...
North American semi equipment industry billings reach 8-month lowFriday 24 August 2018
The three-month average of worldwide billings of North American equipment manufacturers fell to an eight-month low of US$2.36 billion in July 2018, according to SEMI.
Wafer front-end equipment billings to drop 24% in 2H18, says Information NetworkThursday 16 August 2018
On the heels of a 37.3% growth in wafer front end (WFE) semiconductor equipment growth in 2017, the market will grow only 10% in 2018 to US$62.3 billion, according to market research...
North American semi equipment industry billings fall to 3-month lowThursday 26 July 2018
The three-month average of worldwide billings of North American equipment manufacturers fell to a three-month low of US$2.49 billion in June, according to SEMI.
Gudeng sees robust shipments of photomasks, wafer pods in 1H18Wednesday 11 July 2018
Taiwan-based semiconductor equipment and materials supplier Gudeng Precision Industrial ended the first half of 2018 with consolidated revenues of NT$717 million (US$23.52 million),...
China to become largest semiconductor equipment market in 2019, says SEMITuesday 10 July 2018
China will unseat South Korea as the largest market of semiconductor manufacturing equipment in 2019, when global sales hit another record-high levels, according to SEMI.
North American semi equipment industry posts record billings for 2nd consecutive monthThursday 21 June 2018
North America-based manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted US$2.70 billion in billings worldwide in May 2018 (three-month average basis), according to SEMI. The billings...