© baloncici dreamstime.com Analysis | May 13, 2014
6.0% growth for world chip market
The industry association ZVEI PCB and Electronic Systems forecasts a 6.0% and 5.4% growth for the world and German semiconductor market (respectively) for 2014.
The German chip manufacturers that cater for the Industrial Electronics and Automotive Electronics segments will have a successful year ahead of them. Both segments will be the main growth drivers forecast for 2014. Data Technology - and even Consumer Electronics - also show growth. Telecommunications however continues to stagnate in its development. For detailed figures, please refer to the charts below.© ZVEI
EDITOR'S NOTE_ Please note that the charts follow the German metric standard. i.e. 3,1% means 3.1%, etc.)