iSuppli lowers semi sales forecast to 4%

Mutschler, Ann Steffora
April 2008
Electronic News;4/14/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 15, p13
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of market research company iSuppli Corp. to lower its expectations for semiconductor sales in 2008. According to the company, the widespread economic downturn is expected to dampen worldwide original equipment manufacturer (OEM) revenue for all types of electronic equipment. It is inferred that the situation will have a negative impact on semiconductor sales which is expected to rise by only 4% to reach $279.6 billion in 2008, from $268.9 billion in 2007.


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