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Market Share Analysis: Semiconductor Wafer Fab Equipment, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 23 April 2019

ID: G00383923

Analyst(s): Gaurav Gupta , Bob Johnson


The semiconductor wafer fab equipment market grew by 16.1% to $59.4 billion in 2018, driven by strong growth in the lithography and manufacturing automation segments due to fab activity for memory and in China. Equipment companies must adjust product portfolios and continue to innovate.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Market Findings
  • Vendor Performance Highlights

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Applied Materials
  • ASML
  • Lam Research
  • Tokyo Electron Ltd. (TEL)
  • KLA

Other Notable Vendors

  • Daifuku

Mergers and Acquisitions

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