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Market Share Analysis: Silicon Wafers, Worldwide, 2010

Published: 14 June 2011

ID: G00213715

Analyst(s): Barbara Van, Takashi Ogawa


In 2010, the silicon wafer market for semiconductor production recorded the industry's highest growth rate of 45%, totaling $10.5 billion. The polished wafer segment grew 33%; the epitaxial wafer segment registered a strong 74% increase.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Market Share Data


  • Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis
  • Regional Market Trend
  • Market Trend by Wafer Type
    • Wafer Price Trend
  • Top Vendors Analyzed
    • Shin-Etsu Handotai
    • Sumco
    • Siltronic
    • MEMC Electronic Materials
    • LG Siltron
    • Covalent Materials
    • Wafer Works
    • Sino-American Silicon Products
    • Okmetic
    • Episil
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

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