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SEMI Europe

SEMI Europe is the European wing of SEMI, the global industry association serving the nano- and microelectronics manufacturing supply chains. We represent over 280 companies based in Europe and active on the global market for semiconductor and related manufacturing technologies.

At a glance - European Semiconductor equipment and material suppliers

  • 105 000 high-skilled jobs in Europe
  • 23% of the global equipment market (SEMI, September 2013 figures)
  • 3rd most research and development intensive industry in Europe and worldwide (EU 2012 Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard)
  • World’s number 1 semiconductor equipment manufacturer (based on sales) [source]
  • Over 80% of companies are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)


What the EU says about the European semiconductor manufacturing supply chain:

  • 2013 EU industrial strategy for micro- and nano-electronics: 10 Billion Euro public/private investment, 1000 Billion Euro industry investment, 20% of global chip production market by 2020
  • 2012 Key Enabling Technologies (2012): at the start of a 3.5 Trillion Euro industry

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SEMI – 2009 figures


About SEMI

SEMI has over 1800 members worldwide. Our member companies are the engine of the future, enabling smarter, faster and more economical products that improve our lives. Since 1970, SEMI is committed to helping members create new markets and meet common industry challenges. SEMI maintains offices in Bangalore, Beijing, Berlin, Brussels, Grenoble, Hsinchu, Moscow, San Jose, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. For more information, visit www.semi.org/eu


Why not also join the Imec Technology Forum, 4-5 June 2014, Brussels

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ITF Brussels is imec's premier technology event, the imec Technology Forum, that gathers experts and visionaries in a two-day event to discuss the future in technology. This year's ITF focuses on collaboration and open innovation and will celebrate imec's 30th birthday.

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