Samsung, Apple remain top semiconductor buyers in 2013

Thursday 23 January 2014 | 14:42 CET | News
Samsung Electronics and Apple remained the top semiconductor buyers in 2013, increasing their combined semiconductor demand by 17 percent, according to Gartner. Samsung Electronics and Apple together consumed USD 53.7 billion of semiconductors in 2013, an increase of USD 7.7 billion from 2012. The top ten companies bought USD 114.0 billion of semiconductors, to account for 36 percent of semiconductor vendors' worldwide revenue in 2013. This was up from USD 105.1 billion, accounting for 35 percent in 2012. The top ten outperformed the overall semiconductor buying market and grew 8.4 percent in

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Gartner / Huawei China / Lenovo / Samsung
Countries: World
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