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2016 Publication Schedule for WSTS Reports

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2017 Publication Schedule for WSTS Reports

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Market Statistics

This page provides an overview of all semiconductor market statistics reports that are offered to WSTS member companies. Non-members may also get a fair number of WSTS market statictics reports by subscription. Select the menu "Subscription" for more details.

WSTS Market Statistic Reports

The currently available regular reports are listed at the bottom of this column. Underlined links lead to more detailed illustrations. These reports are provided free of charge to all participating members (for most reports participation is mandatory anyhow).

All reports are posted on the WSTS Internet Portal for download. Access permission is granted to employees of WSTS member companies by assignment of a User Account. Persons who are employee of a member company should read the Conditions for Use of WSTS Proprietary Information  before applying for a User Account .

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Custom Market Statistic Surveys

Member companies may request from WSTS the performance of specific surveys that address specific products or market segments in more detail than the regular reports do. These are the conditions for Custom Market Statistic Surveys:

  • At least three WSTS member companies need to participate of which no single company holds a market share of more than 60% in any of the data segments that are collected in the survey. Non member companies cannot participate.
  • The aggregated results of the survey are made available (only) to the participants.
  • The participants are being charged nominal cost for the performance of the survey. Cost per participant is quoted to the interested parties before commencement of the survey and the survey is only started when all participants committed to report the required data and consented to pay for the performance of the survey.

Summary of Regular Reports

Name of Report Description Publication Frequency
Blue Book Worldwide semiconductor shipments covering 205 product categories by revenue and 241 product categories by units, therof 57 categories split by the regions Americas, Europe, Japan, China and Asia Pacific/All Other. monthly
Blue Book History Compilation of all Blue Book data since 1991 monthly
Green Book The semiconductor market since 2000 on 467 graphs from the Blue Book monthly
Americas by Country 7 major semiconductor product categories for following territories:
USA incl. Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Rest of Latin America
quarterly
Europe by Country 7 major semiconductor product categories for following territories: Germany, UK&Ireland, France, Italy, Nordic, Middle East, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic, Russia, Rest of Europe quarterly
Asia Pacific by Country 7 major semiconductor product categories for following territories:
Singapore, Taiwan, Korea, Asia Pacific/All Other
quarterly
End Use Semiconductor shipments by 4 regions and 18 poduct categories into 6 end-use segments yearly
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