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Semiconductor Forecast Database, Worldwide, 1Q13 Update

Published: 01 March 2013

ID: G00248379

Analyst(s): Adib Carl Ghubril, Brady Wang, Paul O'Donovan, James F. Hines, Masao Kuniba, Jon Erensen , Masatsune Yamaji , Peter Middleton , Bryan Lewis, Mark Hung, Sergis Mushell, Tim Mahon , Hiroyuki Shimizu, Steve Ohr, Ben Lee , Andrew Norwood , Amy Teng , Roger Sheng , Marielena Oppenheimer, Nolan Reilly , Michele Reitz, Joseph Unsworth , Adriana Blanco, Ganesh Ramamoorthy


Total semiconductor revenue fell by 2.7% in 2012 because of a weakening global economy in the second half. Total semiconductor revenue in 2013 is predicted to grow by 4.5%, aided by strong memory growth. Annual growth rates of DRAM and NAND flash will rebound to 12.9% and 15.8%, respectively.

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