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Global Silicon Forecast Market Tracker - Q4 2013

Global Chip Revenue Rises in 2013; Reversing Loss from Earlier Year

Total semiconductor revenue in 2013 reached $318.1 billion, up from $303.1 billion in 2012. Last year’s growth effectively reversed the disappointing 2.4 percent loss of 2012, when revenue contracted from $310.6 billion in 2011.

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Thomas J. Dinges, CFA
Outsourced Manufacturing Intelligence Service Monthly Report: Industry ends 2013 with mixed feelings, but optimism towards 2014 growing

The latest update of the IHS Outsourced Manufacturing Database is available. Following the release of results from numerous companies across the industry as well as monthly sales numbers for February 2014 from the major companies in Taiwan, IHS has adjusted its forecast.

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Thomas J. Dinges, CFA
Outsourced Manufacturing Intelligence Service Alert: Hon Hai (Foxconn) reports modest growth in full-year 2013 results

Hon Hai reported Q4 2013 and full-year 2013 results that were modest with a balanced level of positive and negative factors.

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MEMS Microphones Report - 2014

The success story continues! Global MEMS micropohne shipments expanded to 2.6 billion units in 2013, up 37% from 1.9 billion in 2012. By 2017, shipments will reach 5.4 billion units...

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MEMS Market Brief - Issue 10 - 2013

IHS looks at the present and future top buyers of motion sensors used in handsets and tablets.

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Global Manufacturing Market Tracker - Q1 2014

Integrated device manufacturers have maintained that although they do not manufacture leading edge CMOS technology they remain as key providers of technology used in all electrical systems. The key issue emerging is how long will that statement actually be true?

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Core Silicon Market Tracker and Component AMFT - Q1 2014

The Core Silicon Market Tracker & Component AMFT™ service provides critical analysis of current market trends and forces affecting the core silicon space; purchasers will also find vital information on availability and pricing trends for key components and technologies.

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Global Chip Revenue Rises in 2013, Reversing Loss from Earlier Year; Memory and Wireless Lead the Way

Total semiconductor revenue in 2013 reached $318.1 billion, up from $303.1 billion in 2012. Last year’s growth effectively reversed the disappointing 2.4 percent loss of 2012, when revenue contracted from $310.6 billion in 2011...

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Sensor Hubs Make Big Gains While Enabling the Future of Sensing

Sensor hubs that offload tasks from power-hungry application processors and let mobile devices like smartphones and tablets run longer on a single battery charge are reaping gargantuan gains thanks to the global microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) market, with shipment growth this year alone in triple-digit territory, according to new analysis from IHS Technology.

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Akira Minamikawa
Akira Minamikawa

Akira Minamikawa is responsible for the management of all Japanese electronics research in addition to acting as a director and principal analyst. Earlier, Akira was the head of the technology...

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Alex Liu
Alex Liu

At IHS, Alex is responsible for the analysis on China's MOSFET, IGBT, LED and PWM market. He will also cover the research on the energy saving application market. Prior to joining IHS, Alex...

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