Semi Fab Equipment Orders Up Sequentially Print E-mail
Written by Mike Buetow   
Friday, 14 June 2013 14:27

SAN JOSE — Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings plunged 32% year-over-year in the first quarter, SEMI said this week.

Bookings were down 23% over the same period, the trade group noted. SEMI and the Semiconductor Equipment Association of Japan present the data as a 90-day moving average.

Billings rose 8% sequentially $7.31 billion, while orders were up 14%, based on data from over 100 global equipment companies.

The quarterly billings data by region in billions of US dollars, quarter-over-quarter growth and year-over-year rates by region are as follows:


Region


1Q2013


4Q2012


1Q2012

1Q13/4Q12
(Q-o-Q)

1Q13/1Q12
(Y-o-Y)

Taiwan

2.83

2.17

1.77

31%

60%

North America

1.53

1.94

2.28

-21%

-33%

Korea

0.86

0.80

3.32

8%

-74%

Japan

0.71

0.51

1.29

40%

-45%

China

0.55

0.39

0.72

42%

-23%

ROW

0.45

0.48

0.52

-6%

-14%

Europe

0.38

0.50

0.82

-26%

-54%

Total

7.31

6.79

10.73

8%

-32%

Source: SEMI/SEAJ June 2013
Note: Figures may not add due to rounding.

 

 

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