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Taiwan estimated to supply 20% of global IC packaging materials

Output from Taiwan-based IC packaging materials suppliers is forecast to account for about 20% of the global output in 2014 indicating the industry’s less-competitive global presence compared to the local IC packaging sector.

: IC/Semi, Microelectronics, Semicon

Electronics Production Equipment: Growth track for 2014-2015

This means that the apprehended special situation of photovoltaics production equipment which had dampened the expectations from nine to 3.2 percent reported in the April survey have not occurred. Turnover expectations for 2015 of 4.7 growth give evidence of a still very optimistic industry. Growth impulses increasingly arise from surface mount technology and board assembly.

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends

Intel gives upbeat outlook for 2015 revenue, stock gains | Reuters

Nov 20 (Reuters) – Intel, helped by a stabilizing personal computer market, gave a revenue outlook for 2015 that was above Wall Street’s expectations and also raised its dividend, sending its shares higher.

: IC/Semi, Semicon

Global Electronics Industry Business Outlook 11/21

Global Electronics Outlook – TTI Marketeye – Walt Custer 11/21/14

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends

JEITA: September 2014 Production by the Japan Electronics Industry

JEITA: September 2014 Production by the Japanese Electronics Industry / Statistics.

: Data, Semicon, Statistics, Trends

Automotive Tops IC Market Growth

The global automotive IC market is expected to grow 15 percent, reaching $21.7 billion in 2014, compared to a one percent increase in 2013, according to an upcoming IC Market Drivers Report from IC Insights.

: IC/Semi, Semicon

Silicon wafer shipments increase in 3Q14

SEMI has reported that worldwide silicon wafer area shipments registered increases sequentially and on year in the third quarter of 2014.

: IC/Semi, Semicon