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SEMI Europe

SEMI Europe is the European wing of SEMI, the global industry association serving the manufacturing supply chain for micro-/nano-electronics and related industries (e.g. photovoltaic (solar), LED, flat panel display). We represent over 290 companies based in Europe and active on the global market.

SEMI members are responsible for the innovations and technologies that enable smarter, faster, more powerful, and more affordable electronic products and devices that bring the power of the digital age to more people every day.


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At a glance - Europe's semiconductor manufacturing supply chain 

  • Approx. 215,000 high-skilled jobs in Europe
  • Home to the world number 1 semiconductor manufacturing equipment company (based on sales)
  • 2nd most R&D intensive industry in Europe - 3rd most intensive worldwide (EU 2015 Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard)
  • Over 80% of companies are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)


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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

About SEMI

SEMI’s 2,000 member companies are the engine of the future, enabling smarter, faster and more economical products that improve our lives. Since 1970, SEMI has been committed to helping members grow, create new markets and meet common industry challenges. SEMI activities include trade shows, conferences, industry standards, industry research and market data and industry advocacy. 

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