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Forecast: Semiconductor Wafer Fab Capacity, Worldwide, 2Q16 Update

Published: 12 July 2016

ID: G00296536

Analyst(s): David Christensen, Bob Johnson , Maria Valenzuela, Samuel Wang , Takashi Ogawa


In 2016 and 2017, worldwide semiconductor capacity will grow 4% and 3.7% year over year, respectively. Asia/Pacific will lead this growth with Micron, Samsung, SK hynix, SMIC Beijing, TSMC and UMC, followed by Japan with Toshiba, and EMEA with Globalfoundries.

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