Future Horizons

January 20, 2021

Strong growth forecast for IC industry on tight capacity, pent-up demand

Pent-up demand and mis-timed capacity investment could cause rapid IC industry growth.
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January 23, 2018

Capacity shortages loom if 2017 growth repeats

If current market trends persist, shortages in wafers are likely to follow, hurting the ability of some companies to ship silicon and boost the prices for those who can.
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January 18, 2017

Wafer expansion hits the buffers

What's old is new: 200mm wafers are returning and driving shortages while 450mm fades into the distance.
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January 22, 2014

Capacity may force uptick in chip prices, says analyst

Chip pricing could see a significant uptick because of reduced investment in fab capacity, according to Future Horizons.
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January 23, 2013

Future Horizons: prepare for a tight 2014

Even though inventories are slack right, chipmakers could be struggling to find wafers in 2014.
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January 23, 2013

The silicon industry’s crunch time

Future Horizon’s forecast meeting for the first half of 2013 made it clear how the electronics sector and the semiconductor industry in particular is facing big problems.
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