Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Semiconductor Manufacturing, 2013

Published: 03 January 2013

ID: G00246180

Analyst(s): Bob Johnson


Semiconductor manufacturers need to continue to provide the technology that drives the IT and high-tech industries. Our research agenda for 2013 will focus on the key market trends, new process technologies and business issues that will enable them to do this.

Table Of Contents


Key Issues

  • How is the competitive structure of the semiconductor wafer fab equipment market changing?
  • What are the semiconductor manufacturing industry's capital investment and capacity plans?
  • What is the outlook for semiconductor assembly and test outsourcing services?
  • What is the outlook for semiconductor foundry services?
  • What is the outlook for the semiconductor materials market?
  • What is the outlook for the semiconductor packaging, assembly and test equipment market?
  • What is the outlook for the semiconductor wafer fab equipment market?
  • Which new technologies have the potential to change the wafer fab business, and how?

Recommended Reading

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.