Last updated on April 3rd, 2023 at 06:20 pm
Last quarter, the top ten largest suppliers of semiconductor products increased sales by 16%
Compared to the first quarter of last year, this market grew by 7%. It is noteworthy that manufacturers, which are in the top ten in terms of sales, were able to increase sales by 16%.
The market leader is Intel, whose revenue was $ 19.508 billion. In annual terms, it increased sales by 23%. Samsung, which ranks at $ 14.797 billion, ranks second with sales up 15%. The third place belongs to TSMC.
The Taiwanese company managed to increase sales by 45%, to $ 10.319 billion. By the way, this is the only purely contract manufacturer.
All the other top ten companies had less than $ 10 billion in revenue, and to get into the top ten it was necessary to get at least $ 2.67 billion in revenue – that is how much HiSilicon earned in the quarter, which became the first Chinese manufacturer to enter the top ten, displacing from there, Kioxia, formerly known as Toshiba.
HiSilicon is a Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei division, and over 90% of HiSilicon products are purchased by the parent company.
HiSilicon sales in annual terms grew by 54%, which is the best figure in the top ten.