This research report presents shipment value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese semiconductor manufacturing industry. Companies surveyed in this research are those owning facilities to make MOS (Metal Oxide Semiconductor) wafers in Taiwan, including IC foundries, DRAM (Dynamic Random Access Memory) vendors, and IDM (Integrated Device Manufacture) companies. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews, and publicly available information such as corporate financial statements. The report finds that shipment value of the Taiwanese semiconductor manufacturing industry dropped 4.0% sequentially to reach around US$8.5 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013. The decline is expected to continue well into the first quarter of 2014, with the industry’s shipment value sliding 7.4% sequentially to around US$7.9 billion.
Taiwanese Semiconductor Manufacturing Industry, 1Q 2014
Published : Mar-2014No. of Pages : 21
Filed in: Semiconductor & ElectronicsPublisher : Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute, MIC