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Another Record Year for Silicon Wafer Shipment Volumes in 2015


SAN JOSE, Calif. — February 9, 2016 — Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments increased 3 percent in 2015 when compared to 2014 area shipments according to the SEMI Silicon Manufacturers Group (SMG) in its year-end analysis of the silicon wafer industry. However, worldwide silicon revenues decreased by 6 percent in 2015 compared to 2014.