The memory market continues to drive semiconductor revenue however, new capacity coming on line in Q1 2019 should improve pricing which is still significantly higher than normal. The market is expected to finish the year with a growth rate of 15 percent this year, which moves the market close to the $470 billion range worldwide.
The Databeans Semiconductor market tracker provides forecasts for all semiconductors which are segmented into product families including discretes, optoelectronics, sensors, analog ICs, logic, memory, microprocessors, microcontrollers and DSPs. Forecasts are provided by region, market segment, application area and product type. Market share is also provided by region and by product family.
The digital market includes processors, logic, and memory devices. This market overall is expected to increase by 18 percent this year in terms of revenue and is responsible for the strong double digit growth for the overall semiconductor industry due to high pricing in the memory and processor segments.
The Digital Market Tracker provides forecasts for each of the digital IC markets. Forecasts are provided by product family by region, market segment, application market, and by product type. Market share is also provided.
Databeans has revised its forecast for the industrial application market for semiconductors slightly higher due to continued high pricing in the memory market. The market should reach a high of $46 billion this year and continue to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5 percent per year.
Databeans Industrial Semiconductor Market Tracker provides forecasts for all semiconductor families used in industrial applications such as medical, process control, test, measurement, military and aerospace. Forecasts are provided by region, segment, application, and by product type. All segments of the semiconductor market are included. Market share is also provided for the suppliers as well as the OEMs and their estimated spending on silicon.
The interface market includes analog and digital interconnect. This year, we are expecting a worldwide revenue growth of 4 percent for analog products and 10 percent for digital products. While the consumer market for digital products is expected to grow by 6 percent, the larger communications and computer markets are expected grow at 9 and 5 percent respectively.
This tracker provides subscribers with forecasts for interface by product type, region, application, and market segment. Interface products covered in this subscription include RS-232, RS-422/RS-485, USB, PCI, PCIe, Firewire, Display, CAN, LVDS, Ethernet, UARTs, and Modems. Market share is also provided for 2016 and 2015.