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Sunday, September 05, 2010

Gartner Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Latest Prediction & History

01 Sept 2010 [Predicts $314B for 2011] Worldwide semiconductor revenue in 2010 is forecast to reach $300 billion, a 31.5 per cent increase from 2009 revenue of $228 billion, according to the latest outlook by Gartner, Inc. Analysts project worldwide semiconductor revenue to total $314 billion in 2011, a 4.6 per cent increase from 2010.
(press Release) [2010 actual tbd]

03 June 2010 [Predicts $307B for 2011] Worldwide chip revenue is forecast to reach $290 billion in 2010, a 27.1 percent increase from 2009 revenue of $228 billion, according to Gartner, Inc.  The outlook for the semiconductor industry has improved from Gartner's first quarter 2010 forecast, when it projected worldwide semiconductor sales to grow 19.9 percent.  Gartner analysts expect the semiconductor industry to show continued growth through its forecast period in 2014. The market is on track to surpass the $300 billion mark in 2011, when the market is forecast to total $307 billion.
(Story at EE Times)  [2010 actual tbd]

16 November 2009  [predicts $255B for 2010] Worldwide semiconductor revenue is on pace to total $226 billion in 2009, an 11.4 percent decline from 2008 revenue of $255 billion, according to the latest outlook by Gartner, Inc... Semiconductor revenue in 2010 is expected to bounce back to the same revenue level as 2008 at $255 billion, a 13 percent increase from 2009.
(Press Release) [2010 actual tbd]

26 August 2009 [Predicts $233B for 2010] Worldwide semiconductor revenue is on track to total $212 billion in 2009, a 17.1 percent decline from 2008 revenue of $255 billion, according to the latest outlook by Gartner, Inc. This forecast is better than the second quarter projections when Gartner projected semiconductor revenue to decline 22.4 percent this year. ... Gartner’s latest outlook for 2010 is worldwide semiconductor revenue to total $233 billion, a 10.3 percent increase from 2009 projections.

(Press Release)  [2010 actual tbd]

03 Sept 2008 [Predicts $308B for 2009]  Gartner said it now expects overall 2008 semiconductor revenue to be $285 billion, an increase of 4.2 percent over 2007. The firm had most recently projected chip revenue to be 4.6 percent for the year, reaching $287 billion. Gartner lowered its 2009 revenue projection to $308 billion, up 7.8 percent from 2008. The firm's earlier projection called for 2009 revenue to increase 7.9 percent to $309 billion.
(Story at EE Times)  [2009 actual $218.5B]

05 May 2007 [Predicts $293B for 2008 & $314B for 2009]  Gartner Inc. has lowered its 2007 worldwide semiconductor forecast to $269.2 billion, a 2.5 percent increase from 2006. In Gartner's previous forecast, it predicted a 2007 revenue increase of 6.4 percent.  Gartner expects the worldwide semiconductor industry to return to modest annual growth of 8.7 percent and 7.2 percent in 2008 and 2009, respectively.
(Story at EE Times
  • 2008: 1.087x$269B = $293B
    [2008 actual $256.0B]
  • 2009: 1.072x$293B = $314B
    [2009 actual $218.5B]


Year Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue  Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue  Yr/Yr Change

x1,000 $B
1990 $50,025,208 50.0
1991 $54,449,772 54.4 8.8%
1992 $59,016,977 59.0 8.4%
1993 $75,654,012 75.7 28.2%
1994 $99,168,072 99.2 31.1%
1995 $140,689,092 140.7 41.9%
1996 $134,176,361 134.2 (4.6%)
1997 $136,826,119 136.8 2.0%
1998 $125,679,501 125.7 (8.1%)
1999 $144,986,258 145.0 15.4%
2000 $200,550,000 200.6 38.3%
2001 $147,560,000 147.6 (26.4%)
2002 $138,330,000 138.3 (6.3%)
2003 $161,970,000 161.9 17.1%
2004 $210,320,000 210.3 29.9%
2005 $225,540,000 225.5 7.2%
2006 $246,020,000 246.0 9.1%
2007 $255,470,000 255.5 3.8%
2008 $255,990,000 256.0 0.2%
2009 $218,480,000 218.5 (14.7%)
2010 thur July $165,990,000




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