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Market Share Analysis: Semiconductor Distributors, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 08 March 2019

ID: G00381563

Analyst(s): Masatsune Yamaji


Consolidation of the semiconductor industry accelerates the rise and fall of the chip distributors. To survive in this situation, chip distributors must enhance their sales capability in China, online marketing capability, and startup incubation expertise to secure and expand franchised line cards.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Market Findings
  • Vendor Performance Highlights

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Smartphone Market
  • Memory Market
  • Emerging Small OEMs
  • Semiconductor Industry Consolidation

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • No. 1. WPG Holdings (Taiwan)
  • No. 2. Arrow Electronics (US)
  • No. 3. Avnet (US)
  • No. 4. WT Microelectronics (Taiwan)
  • No. 7. Supreme Electronics (Taiwan)
  • No. 9. S.A.S. Dragon Holdings (China)

Mergers and Acquisitions

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