The industrial semiconductor market is expected to reach $44 billion this year which constitutes 10 percent of the semiconductor industry. Long term this market is expected to see growth of 6 percent on average over the next five years. Manufacturing applications or process control is the largest consumption market, however the fastest growing segment is the medical application industry.
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 Asia Pacific regional market for semiconductors is expected to increase by 15 percent this year. While China drives overall revenue, important markets for suppliers in this region include India and Korea both expected to increase revenue by 15 percent while other areas are only expected to grow 13 percent due to the importance of automotive and wireless applications in both countries.
This tracker provides semiconductor forecasts for each family of products, including Discretes, Sensors, Optoelectronics, Analog, Logic, Memory and Processors. Forecasts are provided for each of the areas in the Asia Pacific Region including China, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, India and Other Asia. Market share is also provided.
The value of the global microcontroller market was $16.4 billion in 2017. This year, revenue is expected to reach $17.2 billion thanks to strong demand in the automotive market. Demand continues for microcontrollers in safety systems, consoles, ECUs, and other areas of vehicles that use microcontrollers. The industrial and general purpose segments are also strong growth application markets for microcontrollers. Combined, these two application markets constitute over 90 percent of revenue.
The microcontroller market tracker provides forecasts for the worldwide microcontroller market where products are used in automotive, computers, consumer, communications, and industrial applications. The tracker provides forecasts by region, application, and by product type with splits by resolution. Market share is also provided.
The market continues to perform well for analog IC products. In 2017 the market reached a high of over $52 billion which is a 11 percent increase from 2016. The growth in this segment is driven by demand for standard analog products this year as both the power management segment and data converter segment are both expected to increase by 14 percent in terms of revenue.
This analog market tracker provides forecasts for analog products by region, country, market segment, application, and by product type. Products covered in this tracker include amplifiers, comparators, interface, data converters, power ICs, and special purpose analog products that covers automotive, consumer, computer, wireless, wired, and industrial applications. Market share is also provided for 2016 and 2015.