Dataquest Alert: Silicon Wafer Market Records Negative Growth for the First Time in Six Years, Down 6%
Published: 26 May 2009
In 2008, the worldwide silicon wafer market declined by 5.7% to $11.8 billion, due to the stalling of demand in the second half of the year. In terms of vendor share ranking, Shin-Etsu Handotai remained top, while Sumco closed the gap, and is now only 0.8 percentage share points behind.
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- Market Trends in 2008
- Vendor Share and Ranking in 2008
- Gartner Perspective
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