The chip industry in figures

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Production stoppages, cost explosions, supply bottlenecks—when things don’t run smoothly in the semiconductor industry, the global economy suffers. Here’s an overview of the major players in the chip world, price trends, and prospects for the future

publication date17TH MARCH 2023


Who wants more chips?

Market forecast by area of application, in billions of US$

An expensive surprise

Price development of semiconductors and electronics components, year-on-year change, in percent

Top seven
Semiconductor producers with in-housemanufacturing capacity, 2021 sales in billions of US$

Asia dominates

Production capacity in the semiconductor industry by country/region, in percent

ASML, IC Insights/companies/own research, IBISWorld, Semiconductor Industry Association, Boston Consulting Group


16th March 2023


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