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Market Insight: Chinese Government's Ambitious Plan Will Drive Semiconductor Industry via Capital Investment

Published: 21 August 2015

ID: G00267425

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang , Roger Sheng


Supported by China's semiconductor development plan and domestic market demand, Chinese semiconductor companies seek to increase their positions in the semiconductor market via investments and mergers and acquisitions.

Table Of Contents


  • Select Local Leaders for Key Areas Throughout Semiconductor Supply Chain
  • M&As and Joint Ventures Are Encouraged to Acquire Essential Technologies
  • The Challenges: Business Experience, Technology and Equipment Embargo, Human Resources, and Cultural Gap

Background and Context

The Impact

  • China's Semiconductor Companies Will Experience Faster Revenue Growth Than the Industry Average Due to Ambitious Investment Activities
  • Foreign Semiconductor Companies Will Have More Joint Ventures and Collaboration With Chinese Local Partners
  • The Synergy Between Chinese Semiconductor Companies and High-Technology System Companies Will Improve Chinese Chip Vendors' Position in the Worldwide Market


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