Semiconductor manufacturing industry poised for recovery
The global semiconductor manufacturing industry recovery is taking hold with electronics and IC sales increasing in the final quarter of 2023 and more growth projected for 2024, SEMI announced in its fourth quarter 2023 publication of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Monitor (SMM) report, prepared in partnership with TechInsights.
SEMI ISS Europe 2024 distinguished speakers list
The SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium Europe (ISS Europe) 2024, March 6-8 in Vienna, Austria, will host distinguished speakers to spotlight innovations addressing the semiconductor industry’s sustainability goals, strategies for building supply chain resilience in Europe and approaches to cultivating the future workforce.
ASMC 2024 spotlights advanced semiconductor manufacturing
ASMC 2024 to spotlight advanced semiconductor manufacturing innovations and excellence in May.
Global silicon wafer shipments and revenue fall in 2023
Worldwide silicon wafer shipments in 2023 decreased 14.3% to 12,602 million square inches while wafer revenue contracted 10.9% to $12.3 billion over the same period, the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) reported in its year-end analysis of the silicon wafer industry.
SEMI and UCLA guide to facilitate onshoring advanced packaging facilities in the US
SEMI has announced the availability of a free quick start guide to facilitate the onshoring of advanced packaging facilities in the US and support the region’s buildout of a semiconductor manufacturing supply chain.
SEMICON Korea 2024 opening soon
With the rise of generative AI driving demand for advanced chips and memory semiconductors to process and store massive amounts of data, the stage is set for SEMICON Korea 2024, opening 31st January 2024 at COEX in Seoul to highlight innovations shaping the future.
SEMI applauds European Economic Security Strategy
SEMI has applauded the European Commission’s announcement of the European Economic Security Strategy as a positive and fundamental step forward in assuring Europe’s economic security.
SEMI ISS Europe 2024 to spotlight European Chips Act
Leading analysts, economists, policymakers, and technologists will gather at the SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium Europe (ISS Europe) 2024, 6th – 8th March in Vienna, Austria, for insights into the latest trends and innovations shaping the global semiconductor industry.
ISS 2024: $1 trillion semiconductor growth
Semiconductor industry growth opportunities in the year ahead will take centre stage at Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS) 2024 as the year’s first executive check-in opens with leading analysts, researchers, economists, and technologists offering insights on forces impacting the industry.
30 million wafers: 2024's semiconductor peak
Global semiconductor capacity is expected to increase 6.4% in 2024 to top the 30 million *wafers per month (wpm) mark for the first time after rising 5.5% to 29.6wpm in 2023, SEMI announced today in its latest quarterly World Fab Forecast report.
Edwards recognised for leadership, diversity, and inclusion
SEMI Europe and the SEMI European Advisory Council for Diversity and Inclusion announce Edwards as the recipient of the 2023 SEMI Industry Leader in Diversity and Inclusion Award.
SEMI announces new board members
SEMI, the industry association serving the global electronics design and manufacturing supply chain, has announced the election of two new members to the SEMI International Board: Kai Beckmann, Member of the Executive Board and CEO of the Electronics business sector of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany; and Benjamin Loh, Chair of the Management Board and President and CEO of ASM.
SEMICON Japan 2023 showcasing emerging technologies
SEMICON Japan opens 13th Dec. at Tokyo Big Sight with more than 900 exhibitors from 19 regions showcasing their latest products and technologies.
Semiconductor equipment sales forecast to reach $124B in 2025
SEMI recently announced, at SEMICON Japan 2023, that global sales of total semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are forecast to reach $100 billion in 2023, reflecting a contraction of 6.1% from the record $107.4 billion achieved in 2022.
Global semiconductor equipment billings drop 11% YoY.
Global semiconductor equipment billings contracted 11% year-over-year to $25.6 billion in the third quarter of 2023, while quarter-over-quarter billings slipped 1% during the same period, SEMI announced today in its ‘Worldwide Semiconductor Equipment Market Statistics (WWSEMS)’ report.
Energy collaboration boosts low-carbon access in Asia-Pacific
Aiming to reduce global semiconductor ecosystem carbon emissions, SEMI and the Semiconductor Climate Consortium (SCC) have created the Energy Collaborative (EC) to understand and clear roadblocks to the installation of low-carbon energy sources in the Asia-Pacific region.
Global semiconductor industry anticipates Q4 2023 uplift
Prospects for the global semiconductor manufacturing industry indicate a rebound in the fourth quarter of 2023, laying the groundwork for sustained growth into 2024.
The Industry Strategy Symposium 2024 announced
SEMI has announced that Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS) 2024 will be held 7th to 10th January at the Ritz-Carlton in Half Moon Bay, Calif. with the theme Ready, Set and Ramp?
SEMI unveils Industry 4.0 Readiness Model
SEMI has released the Industry 4.0 Readiness Assessment Model (IRAM), aimed at supporting organisations within the semiconductor supply network in evaluating and monitoring their smart manufacturing technology implementation and devising a digital transformation strategy.
MSEC 2023 commences, highlighting sensorisation as a driver for global innovations
The MEMS & Sensors Executive Congress (MSEC 2023) at the WIGWAM Resort in Phoenix, Arizona, begins its proceedings today, shining a light on the latest sensorisation trends and their transformative impact on key growth sectors.