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Semiconductor Industry Forecasts Broad and Sustained Sales Growth for 2014 and Beyond

Posted by Falan Yinug, Director, Industry Statistics and Economic Policy on Jun 24, 2014 8:00:00 PM

Earlier this month, the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) program revised up its full-year 2014 global semiconductor sales growth forecast to 6.5 percent from the 4.1 percent it forecasted six months ago. WSTS also forecasts positive sales growth to continue in 2015 at 3.3 percent ($336.1 billion in total sales) and 2016 at 4.3 percent ($350.5 billion). This news comes on the heels of better-than-expected positive sales growth of 4.8 percent for full-year 2013, outperforming WSTS’s forecast of 4.4 percent growth.

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Topics: Semiconductor Industry Forecasts Broad and Sustain