Ruminations on the electronics industry from David Manners, Senior Components Editor on Electronics Weekly.
Good H2 For IC Sales
Mike Cowan’s LRA forecasting model’s prognosis for 2014 semiconductor sales forecast estimate came in at $333.111 billion, anticipating 9% growth for the year.
April sales were $25.595 billion. May is expected to be $25.727 billion. YTD sales are 10.7% up on last year.
Cowan forecasts a $160 billion first half and a $172 billion second half.
Quarterly sales are forecast at $$78 billion, $81billion, $87 billion and $85 billion.Tags: mike cowan, sales forecast