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Press Release: 12/03/10

Global Semiconductor Sales Flat Month-on-Month

Washington, DC – December 3, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in October were $26.3 billion, staying flat from the prior month when sales were also $26.3 billion. Sales increased by 19.8 percent from October 2009 when sales were $22.0 billion. Sales for the year through October were […]

Press Release: 11/01/10

Global Semiconductor Sales Rise 6.1% Quarter-on-Quarter

Washington, DC – November 1, 2010 – Worldwide sales of semiconductors were $26.5 billion in September, a gain of 2.9% from the prior month when sales were $25.8 billion, the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported today. Sales for the third quarter of 2010 amounted to $79.4 billion, a 6.1% increase from the previous quarter when […]

Press Release: 10/04/10

Global Chip Sales Increase 1.8 Percent Month-on-Month

Washington, DC – October 4, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in August were $25.7 billion, an increase of 1.8 percent from July when sales were $25.2 billion. Sales increased by 32.6 percent from August 2009 when sales were $19.4 billion. Sales for the first eight months of […]

Press Release: 08/30/10

July Semiconductor Sales Up 37 Percent Year-on-Year

San Jose, CA – August 30, 2010 – Global sales of semiconductors grew to $25.2 billion in July, an increase of 1.2 percent from June when sales were $24.9 billion and an increase of 37.0 percent from July 2009 when sales were $18.4 billion, the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported today. Year to date sales […]

Press Release: 08/02/10

Global Semiconductor Sales Rise 7.1 Percent Quarter-on-Quarter

San Jose, CA – August 2, 2010 – Global sales of semiconductors in the second quarter of 2010 grew to $74.8 billion, an increase of 7.1 percent from the first quarter total of $69.9 billion, the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported today. June 2010 sales of $24.9 billion were 0.5 percent higher than May when […]

Press Release: 07/06/10

SIA Reports Globals Chip Sales In My Rose By 4.5 Percent Month-on-Month

San Jose, CA – July 6, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported today that worldwide sales of semiconductors in May were $24.7 billion, a sequential increase of 4.5 percent from April when sales were $23.6 billion and a year-on-year increase of 47.6 percent from May 2009 when sales were $16.7 billion. As expected, […]

Press Release: 06/01/10

SIA Reports April Chip Sales Grew By 2.2. Percent Month-On-Month

SAN JOSE, CA – June 1, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in April were $23.6 billion, an increase of 2.2 percent from March when sales were $23.1 billion. Sales increased by 50.4 percent from April 2009 when sales were $15.7 billion. Sales for the first four months […]

Press Release: 05/03/10

SIA Reports March Chip Sales Grew By 4.6 Percent Month-on-Month

$23.2 BILLION A RECORD FOR MARCH SAN JOSE, CA – May 3, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in March were $23.1 billion, an increase of 4.6 percent from February when sales were $22.0 billion. Sales increased by 58.3 percent from March 2009 when sales were $14.6 billion. […]

Press Release: 04/05/10

SIA Reports February Chip Sales

SAN JOSE, CA – April 5, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in February were $22.0 billion, a decrease of 1.3 percent from January when sales were $22.3 billion. February sales grew by 56.2 percent from February 2009 when sales were $14.1 billion. All monthly sales numbers represent […]

Press Release: 03/01/10

January Chip Sales Increase 0.3 Percent From December

SAN JOSE, CA – March 1, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in January were $22.5 billion, an increase of 0.3 percent from December sales of $22.4 billion. Sales increased by 47.2 percent from January 2009 when sales were $15.3 billion. All monthly sales numbers represent a three-month […]

Press Release: 02/01/10

Global Chip Sales Decline In 2009

SAN JOSE, CA – February 1, 2010 – The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) today reported that worldwide semiconductor sales in 2009 were $226.3 billion, a decline of 9 percent from 2008 when sales were $248.6 billion. Total sales for 2009 surpassed the SIA forecast of $219.7 billion. December sales were $22.4 billion, an increase of […]

Press Release: 01/04/10

SIA Reports November Chip Sales

SALES UP 3.7 PERCENT FROM OCTOBER, UP 8.5 PERCENT FROM NOVEMBER 2008 SAN JOSE, CA – January 4, 2010 – Worldwide sales of semiconductors rose to $22.6 billion in November, a 3.7 percent increase from October when sales were $21.8 billion, the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reported today. Sales were 8.5 percent higher than November […]