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Forecast: Wafer Fab Capacity Picture for Top Capital Spenders, Worldwide, 1Q13 Update

Published: 14 March 2013

ID: G00246105

Analyst(s): David Christensen, Barbara Van, Bob Johnson , Samuel Wang


Capacity increases have remained sluggish during 4Q12 and 1Q13. However, we expect orders to pick up in 2Q13, which will create more demand. Capacity will begin to have a steady ramp-up starting in 2H13 and continuing through the end of 2014.

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