According to Semi, the North American manufacturers of semiconductor equipment posted $1.44 billion in orders in July 2007 (three-month average basis) and a book-to-bill ratio of 0.84. A book-to-bill of 0.84 means that $84 worth of orders were received for every $100 of product billed for the month.
Below is the latest SEMI book-to-bill ratio, which is a ratio of three-month moving averages of worldwide bookings and billings for North American-based semiconductor equipment manufacturers. Billings and bookings figures are in millions of U.S. dollars.
|July 2007 (prelim.)||1,707.0||1,440.0||0.84|