Semiconductor Chip Sales – November 2007

According to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), worldwide sales of semiconductors in November grew to $23.1 billion, an increase of 2.3% over November 2006 and an increase of 0.7% from October of this year. Year-to-date sales of $231 billion are 2.8% ahead of the $225 billion in sales for the like period of 2006.

Nov 2007 Worldwide Semiconductor Revenues

November 2007 (Billions)

Month-to-Month Sales

Market Last Month Current Month % Change
Americas 3.83 3.81 -0.5%
Europe 3.59 3.67 2.2%
Japan 4.35 4.38 0.6%
Asia Pacific 11.14 11.21 0.6%
Total 22.92 23.07 0.7%

Year-to-Year Sales

Market Last Month Current Month % Change
Americas 3.97 3.81 -3.9%
Europe 3.68 3.67 -0.3%
Japan 4.10 4.38 6.9%
Asia Pacific 10.79 11.21 3.8%
Total 22.55 23.07 2.3%

Three-Month-Moving Average Sales

Market Jun / Jul / Aug Sep / Oct / Nov % Change
Americas 3.55 3.81 7.6%
Europe 3.35 3.67 9.6%
Japan 4.08 4.38 7.3%
Asia Pacific 10.40 11.21 7.8%
Total 21.38 23.07 7.9%

More info: Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA)