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Forecast Analysis: Semiconductor Foundry Services, Worldwide

Published: 18 July 2019

ID: G00383478

Analyst(s): Samuel Wang

Summary

Reversal of the growth trend from the last decade will lead the foundry industry in 2019 to experience a revenue decline of 1.74% to reach $61.8 billion. The decline is driven by weak demand for smartphones, SSDs and PCs, high chip inventory, and U.S.-China trade issues.

Table Of Contents
  • Forecast Assumptions
  • Market Impacts
  • Notable Changes

Forecast Data Summary

Forecast Model Summary

Influencing Factors and Assumptions

  • Considering a Worst-Case Scenario
  • Influencing Factor: End-Market Demand
  • Influencing Factor: Foundry Capital Spending

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