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Forecast Analysis: Semiconductor Foundry Services, Worldwide, 4Q15 Update

Published: 30 December 2015

ID: G00272002

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang

Summary

Fabless/IDM customers remain conservative in placing wafer orders to foundry suppliers, resulting in a weaker 4Q15 and 1Q16. Foundries will end 2015 with a 3.1% revenue increase, however, to $48.3 billion, and they will further increase revenue to $50.5 billion in 2016.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Scenario Forecast
    • Alternative 1
    • Alternative 2

Market Impact

Assumptions

  • End-Market Demand
  • Foundry Pricing and Profitability
  • Technology Roadmap
  • Foundry Capital Spending
  • Foundry Capacity by Technology

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