Semiconductor revenue grew to a record $247.7 billion in 2006. In-Stat believes semiconductor revenue will continue to grow in 2007 and 2008. They forcast a mild average selling price-driven downturn in 2009 and a return to growth in 2010 and 2011.
Items of interest from In-Stat’s recent research:
- Worldwide semiconductor revenue is projected to grow 7.9% in 2007 to US$267.3 billion.
- The industry should surpass US$300 billion in revenues in 2010.
- Unit demand is expected to remain strong throughout the forecast period.
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