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Forecast: Semiconductor Capital Spending, Worldwide, 1Q14 Update

Published: 22 April 2014

ID: G00258660

Analyst(s): Mark Stromberg, Samuel Wang , David Christensen, Barbara Van, Takashi Ogawa, Bob Johnson , Klaus Rinnen, Masatsune Yamaji


Semiconductor capital spending surged in the fourth quarter of 2013, to end the year at $57.8 billion. As a result, 2014 capital expenditure is expected to be a bit more conservative than forecast earlier, with 5.5% growth.

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