Bust May Be Around the Corner

June 2006
Electronic News;6/5/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 23, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the semiconductor industry may be headed for another giant failure according to analysis firm Advance Forecasting. According to the firm, the worldwide integrated circuit revenues increased by 92 percent since the bottom of the recession in 2001 by the end of March 2006, but was followed by a 46 percent decline. Rosa Luis, director of marketing and sales for the firm, said in a statement that they are more concerned with the future status of the industry. Moshe Handelsman, president of the firm, stated that failure to determine the next peak and act on it on time can be detrimental to the bottom line.


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