Investments in new fab projects starting construction in 2020 is expected to reach nearly $50 billion, up about $12 billion from 2019, according to the latest update of the World Fab Forecast from SEMI
The new business integration is intended to provide a total solution as a turn-key provider in the field of semiconductor back-end processing.
Year-to-year sales down across all regions; 2019 Q2 sales up slightly compared to Q1.
If IC Insights' 2019 forecasts pan out, the average semiconductor content in an electronic system would drop to 26.4%—down 4.7% from 2018's all-time record high of 31.1%.
Dennard, an IBM Fellow Emeritus, will accept 2019 Robert N. Noyce Award at SIA Award Dinner on Nov. 7