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Market Share: Semiconductor Wafer Fab Equipment, Worldwide, 2018

Published: 24 April 2019

ID: G00384223

Analyst(s): Anushree Verma , Bob Johnson , Gaurav Gupta


Semiconductor wafer fab equipment (WFE) market grew by 16.1% to $59.4 billion in 2018 driven by strong growth in lithography and manufacturing automation segments. With a bleak business outlook and an inventory glut with device makers, WFE spend is forecast to decline over the next two years.

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