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Forecast Analysis: Electronics and Semiconductors, Worldwide

Published: 21 January 2021

ID: G00717544

Analyst(s): Ben Lee , Masatsune Yamaji , Roger Sheng , Bill Ray , Kanishka Chauhan , Amy Teng , Jon Erensen , Anushree Verma


Global semiconductor revenue is projected to grow 7.3% in 2020, though the COVID-19 pandemic continues. A strong rally in the unit production of smartphones and automotive will drive semiconductor revenue to grow higher and exceed the $500 billion milestone in 2021.

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