The Taiwanese Fabless IC Industry, 1Q 2018
- Report Description Table of Contents
The report finds the Taiwanese fabless IC industry's shipment value grew slightly to about USD463 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. When it comes to the type of applications, the share of ICs used in consumer electronics caught up with communications ICs in the third quarter of 2017 for the first time since 2015, followed by computing ICs. In the fourth quarter of 2017, the share of ICs used in consumer electronics continued to slightly exceed communications ICs. While tier-one companies continued to have a dominant share, tier-two companies' share continued to increase to 16.5% in the fourth quarter of 2017, up from 15% compared to the same quarter of 2016.
List of Topics
- This research report presents shipment value forecast and recent quarter review of the Taiwanese fabless IC industry.
- The analysis of fabless IC shipment value, product mix, and application mix and includes major vendors' latest shipment value ranking
- The content of this report is based on primary data obtained from interviews with Taiwanese fabless IC design houses and publicly available information such as annual reports and financial statements.
List of Companies
- Global Unichip
- Silicon Motion