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Competitive Landscape: Semiconductor Distributors, 2014

Published: 17 June 2014

ID: G00259111

Analyst(s): Masatsune Yamaji


In addition to fierce competition and the direct procurement trend in China, semiconductor distributors will soon have to compete in digital marketing and the Internet of Things market.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
    • Customer Coverage
    • Breadth of Product Portfolio and Service Offerings
    • Business Scale
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • Taiwanese Distributors Will Maintain Advantage of Expertise in Chinese Market
    • Western Distributors Focus on One-Stop-Shop Solutions
    • IoT Market Will Require Business Development Capability
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Avnet
    • WPG Holdings
    • Ryosan
    • Macnica
    • Digi-Key
    • America II Electronics
    • Rochester Electronics
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions

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