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Forecast Analysis: Semiconductor Foundry Services, Worldwide, 3Q15 Update

Published: 16 October 2015

ID: G00272001

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang

Summary

Following a weak 1H15, the foundry business in 2H15 continues to be lackluster as recovery is pushed out to 2016. Strongly tied to the U.S. dollar exchange rate, foundries will likely end 2015 with a 4.8% revenue increase to $49.1 billion.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Scenario Forecast
    • Alternative 1
    • Alternative 2

Market Impact

Assumptions

  • End-Market Demand
  • Foundry Supply Sufficiency
  • Technology Roadmap
  • Foundry Capital Spending
  • Foundry Capacity by Technology

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