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Silicon Wafers: M&A, Price Hikes
Silicon wafer capacity is also tight.
August 17th, 2017 - By: Mark LaPedus
Chipmakers need to keep a close eye on the silicon wafer industry, as the business continues to undergo a number of changes.
On one front, the silicon wafer industry continues to consolidate. Then, after years of suffering from an oversupply and falling prices, many silicon wafer vendors are experiencing tight supply and have begun to raise prices.
continues at semiengineering.com