China's semiconductor equipment consumption surged 42% in 2018, hitting an all-time record of $13.6B for the region. As a result, China's consumption share in 2018 jumped to 20% - a four-point increase from the previous year - surpassing Taiwan for the number two spot. Japan’s equipment consumption increased at the second fastest rate of 38% followed by ROW at 28%. Korea remained the biggest spender in 2018 at $18.3B, but its consumption share shrunk two points to 27%.
- Regional Equipment Consumption – V19.08
- Revenue History by Supplier