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Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment Market 2014-2018

DUBLIN, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

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The analysts forecast the Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 4.13 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing adoption of mobile devices. The Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment market has also been witnessing rapid technological advancement. However, the cyclical nature of the Semiconductor industry could pose a challenge to the growth of this market.

The report, the Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global Front End of the Line (FEOL) Semiconductor Separation Equipment market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

The Semiconductor industry has always been highly volatile in terms of demand fluctuations. As a result, semiconductor manufacturers are forced to improve the performance and reliability of their offerings. Further, the regular introduction of electronic devices by OEMs in the end-user market is expected to create a demand for semiconductor-based components to enhance the functionalities of their offerings.

Driven by factors like these, the Global Semiconductor market is expected to witness rapid technological advancements in the next few years, which in turn is expected to compel FEOL semiconductor separation equipment manufacturers to upgrade their products such that they meet the expectations of their technologically advanced customers.

According to the report, one of the main drivers in this market is the increasing adoption of mobile devices. Over the past few years, there has been an unprecedented growth in the usage of mobile devices. The market for devices such as cell phones, smartphones, notebook PCs, tablets, ultrabooks, and PDAs is increasing among consumers. This increased demand for mobile devices is leading to a consequential rise in the demand for FEOL semiconductor separation equipment, as it is vital for the functioning of mobile devices.

Key Topics Covered:

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

04. Market Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape

07. Market Segmentation by Type

08. Geographical Segmentation

09. Key Leading Countries

10. Buying Criteria

11. Market Growth Drivers

12. Drivers and their Impact

13. Market Challenges

14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

15. Market Trends

16. Trends and their Impact

17. Vendor Landscape

18. Key Vendor Analysis

19. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)
  • ASML Holding N.V.
  • Canon Inc.
  • Dainippon Screen Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
  • Ebara Corp.
  • Hitachi High-Technologies.
  • Lam Research Corp.
  • Nikon Corp.
  • Tokyo Electron Ltd.

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