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Market Share Analysis: Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment, Worldwide, 2012

Published: 15 April 2013

ID: G00246132

Analyst(s): Dean Freeman, Klaus Rinnen, David Christensen, Mark Stromberg, Bob Johnson


The semiconductor equipment market declined 16% year over year. Among the top 10, Applied Materials regained the No. 1 position. All but two vendors saw their ranking change in 2012.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Applied Materials
  • ASML
  • TEL
  • Lam Research
  • KLA-Tencor
  • Dainippon Screen
  • Advantest
  • Hitachi High-Technologies
  • Nikon
  • ASM International

Other Notable Vendors

  • Teradyne
  • Kulicke & Soffa

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • 2012 Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Note on Market Segmentation

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