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Forecast Analysis: Semiconductor Foundry Services, Worldwide, 3Q14 Update

Published: 16 October 2014

ID: G00258639

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang


Following seasonal growth in 3Q14, the foundry business will experience a soft 4Q14, except for strong demand from Apple suppliers, resulting in $45.9 billion in 2014 revenue at a growth rate of 13.7%. While 200 mm fabs remain fully utilized, demand for 300 mm wafers at some foundries has declined.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Changes From 2Q14 Forecast
    • 2014 Foundry Revenue Forecast Is Adjusted Upward
  • Scenario Forecast
    • Alternative 1
    • Alternative 2

Market Impact


  • End-Market Demand
  • Foundry Supply-and-Demand Balance
  • Technology Road Map

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