Critical subsystem summary: September, 2016

    Total critical subsystems market for 2016 is expected to reach $8.9Bn for a growth 10%, according to VLSIresearch. In the Semiconductor sector, visibility for equipment suppliers is improving and many expect a strong second half. FPD: orders continue to surprise as display manufactures race to expand capacity. Photovoltaics: outlook remains positive. LED: capex on equipment is declining. HDD: the industry has matured and sales are flat, as reported by VLSIresearch in a recent edition of Critical Subsystems.


    September, 2016



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