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Market Share Analysis: Semiconductors, Worldwide, 2016

Published: 28 April 2017

ID: G00324763

Analyst(s): Alan Priestley , Andrew Norwood , Hiroyuki Shimizu, Ganesh Ramamoorthy, Gerald Van Hoy, Roger Sheng , Tim Mahon , Jon Erensen , Joseph Unsworth , Bill Ray , James F. Hines, George Brocklehurst , Nolan Reilly


The semiconductor industry rebounded in 2016, with revenue growth of 2.6%; however, results were mixed across segments and vendors. Technology strategic planners in semiconductor companies can use this analysis to identify market opportunities and assess the performance of their competitors.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Wireless, Automotive and Storage Applications Lead Growth
  • Sensors and ASSP Segments Were Strong Performers

Top Vendors Analyzed

Other Notable Vendors

RIP Analysis

Mergers and Acquisitions

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