Global semiconductor equipment billings increase 9% in Q3 2022, SEMI reports
Global semiconductor equipment billings rose 9% from the second to the third quarter of 2022 and 7% year-over-year to US$28.75 billion, SEMI announced in its Worldwide Semiconductor Equipment Market Statistics (WWSEMS) Report.
SEMI announces winner of Diversity and Inclusion Award
SEMI Europe and the SEMI European Advisory Council for Diversity and Inclusion announced Soitec as recipient of the 2021 SEMI Industry Leader in Diversity and Inclusion Award.
SEMICON Europa 2022 highlights
Industry experts from across the electronics design and manufacturing supply chain will gather at SEMICON Europa 2022 for the latest developments and trends across key semiconductor industry growth segments including advanced packaging, materials innovation, medtech and mobility.
SEMI appoints representatives to the Board of Trustees
The SEMI Foundation has appointed Patricia MacLeod, Director of Marketing and Communications at Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE); Katherine Dei Cas, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Delivery Systems and Services at EMD Electronics; and John McLaughlin, Global ESG Leader and Ann Arbor Site Lead at KLA Corporation to the SEMI Foundation Board of Trustees.
Global silicon wafer shipments projected to set new record
Global silicon wafer shipments are projected to increase 4.8% year-over-year in 2022 to a record high of nearly 14,700 million of square inches (MSI), SEMI reported in its annual silicon shipment forecast for the semiconductor industry.
SEMI Global Smart Manufacturing Conference to spotlight Industry 4.0
Industry 4.0 experts and visionaries will present at the SEMI Global Smart Manufacturing Conference (GSMC) starting tomorrow for two days to share technologies and strategies designed to drive higher product quality, enhance production efficiencies and improve electronics manufacturing sustainability.
Semiconductor Climate Consortium representatives for COP27
SEMI, the industry association serving the global electronics manufacturing and design supply chain, today announced that members of the new Semiconductor Climate Consortium (SCC) will discuss key aspects of the group’s vision, goals and membership at two sessions during COP27 in Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt.
SEMI Global Smart Manufacturing Conference
Aiming to accelerate the adoption of smart manufacturing across the worldwide microelectronics supply chain, the SEMI Global Smart Manufacturing Conference (GSMC) will gather Industry 4.0 experts, November 8-10th, to share technologies and strategies designed to drive higher product quality, enhance production efficiencies, and improve electronics manufacturing sustainability.
Global 200mm semiconductor fab capacity to surge 20%
Semiconductor manufacturers worldwide are estimated to increase 200mm fab capacity 20% from 2021 through 2025, adding 13 new 200mm lines as the industry reaches a record high of more than seven million wafers per month (wpm), SEMI announced in its 200mm Fab Outlook to 2025 report.
Electronic System Design industry hits record revenue
Electronic System Design (ESD) industry revenue increased 17.5% from $3,191.4 million in Q2 2021 to $3,748.7 million in Q2 2022, the ESD Alliance, a SEMI Technology Community, announced in its latest Electronic Design Market Data (EDMD) report.
Global 300mm semiconductor fab capacity projected to reach new high
Semiconductor manufacturers worldwide are forecast to expand 300mm fab capacity at a nearly 10% compound average growth rate (CAGR) from 2022 to 2025, reaching an all-time high of 9.2 million wafers per month (wpm), SEMI has announced in its 300mm Fab Outlook to 2025 report.
SEMI and AVCC promote autonomous vehicle innovation and mass market adoption
The Autonomous Vehicle Computing Consortium (AVCC), a global group of automotive and technology industry specialists cooperating on expediting the delivery of automated and assisted driving compute solutions, and SEMI, the global industry association that unites the entire electronics manufacturing and design supply chain, have announced an alliance to drive autonomous vehicle innovation.
Global semiconductor equipment billings increase 7% in Q2 2022
Global semiconductor equipment billings rose 7% from the first to the second quarter of 2022 and 6% year-over-year to $26.43bn, SEMI has announced in its Worldwide Semiconductor Equipment Market Statistics (WWSEMS) Report.
Strategic Materials Conference 2022 to spotlight innovations in semiconductor industry
With advanced materials a critical enabler of semiconductor growth applications, Strategic Materials Conference (SMC 2022) will gather top executives and leaders from every segment of semiconductor manufacturing for insights into the latest developments in advanced materials October 3-5, 2022 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in San Jose, Calif.
SEMICON Taiwan 2022 to highlight auto chips & advanced manufacturing
With Taiwan forecast to rank as a top buyer of chipmaking equipment, the stage is set for SEMICON Taiwan 2022 as companies from across the electronics design and manufacturing supply chain gather for insights into the latest trends, developments and innovations driving industry growth.
SEMI applauds Senate progress on CHIPS Act of 2022
SEMI has applauded progress in the US Senate on a robust package of federal incentives for the semiconductor supply chain and urged its timely passage in Congress.
Onto Innovation wins 2022 Best of West Award for Atlas V optical critical dimension metrology tool
The Atlas V optical critical dimension metrology tool from Onto Innovation, has won the 2022 Best of West award, SEMI and Semiconductor Digest announced at SEMICON West 2022 Hybrid, July 12-14 at the Moscone Centre in San Francisco.
SEMI announces board members
SEMI has announced at SEMICON West 2022 Hybrid the election of Tim Archer, President and CEO of Lam Research; Doris Hsu, Chairperson and CEO of GlobalWafers Co., Ltd.; and Toshiki Kawai, Representative Director and President and CEO of Tokyo Electron, as new members of the SEMI International Board.
SEMI reports: semi equipment sales to reach $118B in 2022
At SEMICON West 2022 Hybrid, SEMI has announced the release of its report, 'Mid-Year Total Semiconductor Equipment Forecast – OEM Perspective'. This piece covers the data from SEMI and details the increase in semiconductor sales that are forecast over the the near future.
SEMI auto IC (integrated circuit) master guide announced
SEMI Taiwan has launched the SEMI Auto IC Master, a comprehensive guide to automotive semiconductor and component providers in Taiwan. The guide promises to help automakers better adapt production capacity to semiconductor supply chain disruptions and drive innovation.