The global market for semiconductor equipments regained momentum in 2014 after going through contractions in the last couple of years. With Asia Pacific leading the global market in terms of market value, the wafer processing segment remained the market's most lucrative in 2014. The segment accounted for nearly 80% of the global market value.
The semiconductor equipment market is highly concentrated, and the share of the largest manufacturer in corresponding sector usually exceeds 50% or even 90% in some cases.
New companies entering this market often need to form alliances with the suppliers of the new materials and adequately assess the needs of component manufacturers to succeed. The semiconductor equipment market is highly competitive and characterized by rapid technological change. Competitors range from small companies that compete with a single product and/or in a single region, to global, diversified companies with a range of products.
Multinational companies, such as Applied Materials, ASML Holdings and Tokyo Electron dominate this market.
Aruvian Research analyzes the global semiconductor equipment industry in its research presentation Analyzing the Global Semiconductor Equipment Market. The report is a comprehensive coverage of the industry, which is analyzed through an industry definition, industry profile, market size, market value, industry segmentation, and other factors that impact the market.
A segmentation of the market through the major industry products is carried out in the report. The profile of the global semiconductor industry is included so as to establish the importance of the semiconductor equipment's sector in the industry. We also analyze the market through a Porter's Five Forces analysis.
Competition in the industry and an in-depth analysis of the major players is included in the report. The leading industry contributors are analyzed through a corporate profile, a business segment analysis, a financial analysis, their major products & services, and a SWOT analysis.
Aruvian Research's analysis of the Global Semiconductor Equipment Market is a complete strategic and statistical analysis of this growing industry.