Ichor Systems Ltd is set to attend Semicon Europa, November 13th – 16th in Munich, Germany. We will be exhibiting at booth A4329 and will also be hosting our famous whisky tasting event as in years past – see exhibitor list.
Semiconductor fab equipment spending shattered predictions in 2017, with a stunning 37% growth forecasted. In our previous article on Semiconductor Trends to Watch, we highlighted expectations for 11% growth in 2017 based on analyst projections. The record-breaking growth has been fueled by demand for memory and other leading-edge technology.
Tom Rohrs, Chairman and CEO of Ichor Holdings, Ltd. rang the Nasdaq closing bell and was joined by fellow executives and other members of the management team to help draw a close to the record-setting day for the Nasdaq Composite.
A survey of the top headlines in semiconductor production reveals some import trends shaping semiconductor equipment spending. Right now, the market is experiencing steady growth in near term projections. A few of the trends driving this growth are listed below with brief commentary on why each is important.