Semiconductor Market Smoking Hot in March, according to VLSIresearch

    Semiconductor Market Smoking Hot in March, according to VLSIresearch


    VLSIresearch reported that the last week of March IC Sales were 23% over the same week in 2016 in a recent edition of its weekly Semiconductor Analytics report. The total for 13-week calendar quarter showed a 12% rise of 1Q16. VLSIís IC Weather Report recorded booking conditions that were hot overall ó Humid in Memory ó Hot for Foundries, IDMs, and SoC ó With IoT warm. It raised its IC price pressure level to Uplifting. Overall IC Supply & Demand: remains in Shortage, with shortages seen in DRAM, NAND, Foundry, and IDMs. VLSIís second quarter Supply/Demand Forecast is for continuing Shortages with possible easing to tight conditions by the third quarter.

    Filename: VR_SA_Mkt_Update_170411

    The source of this data came from analysis published in VLSIís Semiconductor Analytics report. More information is available here:

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