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Forecast Analysis: Semiconductor Capital Spending and Manufacturing Equipment, Worldwide

Published: 11 January 2021

ID: G00717874

Analyst(s): Gaurav Gupta , Bob Johnson

Summary

As leading-edge foundries and Chinese chip companies continue to invest and exhibit resilience to the impact of COVID-19, 2021 capex will increase by 6.3% from 2020 to reach $113.7 billion, while wafer fab equipment revenue will increase by 7.8% from 2020 to reach $68.1 billion in 2021.

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