ISuppli: IC inventories down to appropriate levels
News & Analysis 7/20/2009 Post a comment
Global semiconductor inventories have declined to appropriate levels following four consecutive quarters of reductions, clearing the way for stockpile rebuilding and higher sales in the second half of the year, according to market research firm iSuppli.
More than 30 fabs to close in '09, says analyst
News & Analysis 7/14/2009 Post a comment
By the time it's all said and done, more than 30 semiconductor fabs will shut their doors this year as chip companies cut capacity in response to the downturn, according to Christian Gregor Dieseldorff, senior analyst and director of market research for the SEMI trade group.