Semiconductor Industry 2012 Sales
Mar 5, 2013
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Worldwide semiconductor sales in 2012 were $291.6 billion, down 2.7% 2011's record sales of $299.5 billion, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA).

Semiconductor sales in December 2012 were $24.7 billion, down 3% from November 2012's $25.5 billion.

Sales in the fourth quarter of 2012 were $74.2 billion, up 3.8% from $71.5 billion in 4Q 2011.
* Sales in the Americas in December 2012 were up 13.4% from December 2011. Americas sales were also up 12% 4Q 2012 compared to 3Q 2012.
* Asia Pacific sales in December were up 6.7% compared to December 2011.
* European sales in December were down 5.5%.
* Japanese sales were down 11.2%

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