Total revenue for top 10 foundries slip 4.7% QoQ in 4Q22
March 13, 2023According to TrendForce’s latest survey of the global foundry market, electronics brands began adjusting their inventories in 2Q22, but foundries were unable to rapidly adapt to this development because they reside in the more upper portion of the supply chain.
2022, a record year for semiconductors – but it doesn’t feel like it
March 10, 20232022, the year that the semiconductor market reached an all-time high with total revenues hitting USD 595.7 billion, narrowly beating the previous high of USD 592.8 billion set in 2021. But why does it feel like 2022 was a struggle?
GPU demand from ChatGPT could reach 30,000 chips
March 02, 2023The recent arrival of ChatGPT has generated a lot of buzz across the industry sectors related to cloud computing and artificial intelligence (AI).
Foundry revenue forecasted to drop by 4% YoY for 2023
January 19, 2023TrendForce’s recent analysis of the foundry market reveals that demand continues to slide for all types of mature and advanced nodes.
Foxconn partners with Nvidia to build automated EVs
January 04, 2023Nvidia and Hon Hai Technology Group – more commonly known as Foxconn – have entered into a strategic partnership to develop automated and autonomous vehicle platforms.
10 events that defined the industry in 2022
December 28, 20222022 has been, just like the years before it, a special year. Supply chain issues, geopolitical tension and the resurgence of the pandemic has kept the industry on its toes.
Total revenue of Top 10 IC design houses dropped 5% in Q3
December 15, 2022According to Trendforce, the total revenue of the global top 10 IC design houses for 3Q22 showed a QoQ drop of 5.3%. Broadcom returned to the number two spot in revenue ranking by overtaking Nvidia and AMD.
U.S. chip design market to lose top-dog status
December 01, 2022The United States has been a leader in microchip design with dominant companies like Nvidia, Intel and Qualcomm. But failing government support could spell the loss of its top-dog position, warns a SIA report.
Semiconductor market decline reshuffles top 10 ranking
November 29, 2022Following a record run, the semiconductor market has cooled down and consumer confidence has waned resulting in a historic drop. But how does this affect the ranking of the top 10 semiconductor companies?
Notebook shipments forecast at only 176M units in 2023
November 02, 2022According to TrendForce, global notebook shipments in 4Q22 are likely to decline to 42.9 million units, down 7.2% QoQ and 32.3% YoY, lower than the same period before the pandemic.
Added pressure on China – US restrictions now include memory
October 10, 2022The U.S. Department of Commerce announced new semiconductor restrictions on October 7 in the United States. In addition to existing restrictions on the logic IC sector, this new update extends to the memory category.
US Department of Defense blacklists drone maker DJI
October 07, 2022The US Department of Defense has added more Chinese companies to a blacklist that identifies the companies as “Chinese military companies” and subjects them to an investment ban from American companies.
Nvidia ends all activities in Russia
October 04, 2022U.S. chip giant Nvidia is reportedly ceasing all activities in Russia, after previously having suspended shipments to the country.
Is the semiconductor shortage over?
September 27, 2022Although there are still sporadic shortages of specific components, the curtain has officially fallen on a two-year wave of shortages in general, and brands have gradually suspended stocking in response to changes in market conditions.
The semiconductor market's slowdown picks up speed
September 22, 2022The second quarter of 2022 was the third consecutive quarter of weakening revenue growth for the semiconductor market, with the market now in decline according to Omdia's Competitive Landscape Tracker.
Top ten IC design house revenue spikes 32% in 2Q22
September 07, 2022According to the latest TrendForce statistics, revenue of the top ten global IC design houses reached US$39.56 billion in 2Q22, growing 32% YoY.
No more Nvidia AI chips for China
September 01, 2022Nvidia Corp has reportedly been told by U.S. officials to stop exporting two top computing chips for AI work to China.
Four large deals prop up 2022 semiconductor M&A total
August 31, 2022Without more megadeals, this year’s value of planned acquisitions will probably fall short of the annual average, says IC Insights in a new report.
South Korea to make large AI semiconductor investmentLoad more news
July 12, 2022The South Korean is reportedly looking to strengthen its domestic sector for artificial intelligence semiconductors with an investment of over half a billion dollars.