September 8, 2011 — SEMI and the Semiconductor Equipment Association of Japan (SEAJ) gathered semiconductor manufacturing equipment sales and shipments data from over 100 global equipment companies that provide data on a monthly basis. While shipments (billings) rose 31% over Q2 2010, sales (bookings) fell 8% YOY.
Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings reached $11.92 billion in Q2 2011. The billings figure is 1% lower than the first quarter of 2011 and 31% higher than the same quarter a year ago.
Worldwide semiconductor equipment bookings were $10.76 billion: down 3% from Q1 and falling 8% from the same quarter a year ago.
|Table. Quarterly billings data by region in millions of U.S. dollars, year-over-year and quarter-over-quarter growth rates by region. Source: SEMI/SEAJ September 2011. Note: Figures may not add due to rounding.|
|Region||2Q2011||1Q2011||2Q2010||2Q11/1Q11 (QoQ)||2Q11/2Q10 (YoY|
|Rest of world (ROW)||0.99||0.88||0.85||12%||17%|
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