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Market Share Analysis: Semiconductors, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 05 April 2019

ID: G00383758

Analyst(s): Roger Sheng , Andrew Norwood , Masatsune Yamaji , Jon Erensen , Alan Priestley , Bill Ray , Anushree Verma , Amy Teng , Joseph Unsworth , Tim Mahon , George Brocklehurst


2018 semiconductor revenue increased 12.5% to $474.6 billion with memory driving the growth; Samsung solidified its lead position. Late in the year, memory went into a mild downturn, and the specter of a trade war hung over the industry.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Market Findings
  • Vendor Performance Highlights

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

Other Notable Vendors

Mergers and Acquisitions

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