Silicon on Insulator (SOI) Market

Soitec (France), Shin-Etsu Chemical (Japan) and GlobalWafers (Taiwan) are leading players in Silicon on Insulator (SOI) Market

The Silicon on Insulator (SOI) market is projected to grow from USD 894 million in 2019 to USD 2,186 million by 2024, at a CAGR of 19.6% from 2019 to 2024. Increasing investments in the SOI ecosystem by wafer manufacturers and foundry players and growing use of SOI wafers in consumer electronics are key factors driving the growth of the SOI market across the globe.

Key players in this market are focusing on enhancing their product portfolios and increasing their market share through the strategies of product launches and developments, agreements, partnerships, collaborations, acquisitions, joint ventures, and expansions. Several market players have adopted product launches and developments as a key business strategy to enhance their position in the SOI market over the past few years. For instance, in November 2018, GlobalFoundries (US) announced the launch of 300 mm Silicon Germanium (SiGe) foundry technology for deployment in 300 mm wafer manufacturing line used for terabit communication and automotive radar applications. Apart from the strategy of product launches and developments, leading players of the market have also adopted strategies of agreements and collaborations to expand their businesses. For instance, in February 2019, Soitec (France) expanded its collaboration with Samsung Foundry (South Korea) to ensure the volume supply of FD-SOI wafers to it. This development is expected to strengthen the product portfolio and position of Soitec in the SOI market.

To know about the assumptions considered for the study download the pdf brochure

Soitec (France): Founded 1992 and is headquartered in Bernin (France), Soitec is one of the leading producers and suppliers of SOI wafers. The company has 40 different customers, 4 production lines, and 3,000 patents. It designs and produces innovative semiconductor materials that are used in the manufacturing of electronic components. Its substrates are used to manufacture chips for consumer electronic devices such as smartphones; automotive applications; IoT applications; computer servers; and data centers. The company also offers smart cut, smart stacking, and epitaxy technologies for the semiconductor industry. It mainly manufactures 200 mm and 300 mm SOI wafers.

Shin-Etsu Chemical (Japan): Founded in 1926 and headquartered in Tokyo (Japan), Shin-Etsu Chemical manufactures and sells Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), semiconductor silicon wafers, silicones, and rare earth magnets. It operates through Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), specialty chemicals, semiconductor silicon, silicones, electronics & functional, and processing business segments. The company offers semiconductor silicon wafers used as substrate materials in personal computers, smartphones, televisions, and automobiles as well as compound semiconductor products used in outdoor displays, traffic lights, in-vehicle stop lamps, and sensor light sources.

Some of the subsidiaries of Shin-Etsu Chemical are Shintech (US), Shin-Etsu Handotai (Japan), Shin-Etsu Handotai America (US), Shin-Etsu Polymer (Japan), S.E.H. Malaysia SDM Bhd. (Malaysia), Shin-Etsu Engineering (Japan), Shin-Etsu PVC B.V. (Netherlands), and Shin-Etsu Handotai Europe (UK).

GlobalWafers (Taiwan): Founded in 2011 and headquartered in Hsinchu (Taiwan), GlobalWafers is a manufacturer and supplier of silicon wafers/ingots. Initially, it was a business unit of Sino-American Silicon Products Inc. (SAS). In addition to the manufacturing of silicon wafers/ingots, GlobalWafers also has a dedicated research center in Taiwan. The company offers its products for both, domestic and overseas customers. It offers SOI wafers for use in different applications.

Some of the affiliated companies of GlobalWafers are GlobitTech (US), Sino-American Silicon Products (Taiwan), Kunshan Sino Silicon Technology (China), and GlobalWafers Japan (Japan). In December 2016, GlobalWafers acquired SunEdison Semiconductor Limited (US) to expand its presence in the market.

Related Reports:

Silicon on Insulator (SOI) Market by Wafer Size (200 mm and Less Than 200 mm, 300 mm), Wafer Type (RF-SOI, FD-SOI), Technology (Smart Cut, Layer Transfer), Product (RF FEM, MEMS), Application (Consumer Electronics, Automotive) - Global Forecast to 2024

Contact:
Mr. Shelly Singh
MarketsandMarkets™ INC.
630 Dundee Road
Suite 430
Northbrook, IL 60062
USA : 1-888-600-6441
sales@marketsandmarkets.com

Report Code
SE 2737
RI Published ON
6/24/2019
Choose License Type
BUY NOW
  • SHARE
X
Request Customization
Speak to Analyst
Speak to Analyst
OR FACE-TO-FACE MEETING
PERSONALIZE THIS RESEARCH
  • Triangulate with your Own Data
  • Get Data as per your Format and Definition
  • Gain a Deeper Dive on a Specific Application, Geography, Customer or Competitor
  • Any level of Personalization
REQUEST A FREE CUSTOMIZATION
LET US HELP YOU!
  • What are the Known and Unknown Adjacencies Impacting the Silicon on Insulator (SOI) Market
  • What will your New Revenue Sources be?
  • Who will be your Top Customer; what will make them switch?
  • Defend your Market Share or Win Competitors
  • Get a Scorecard for Target Partners
REQUEST A FREE WORKSHOP
ADJACENT MARKETS
REQUEST BUNDLE REPORTS
ONLINE CHAT
+1-888-600-6441
  • Call Us
  • +1-888-600-6441 (Corporate office hours)
  • +1-888-600-6441 (US/Can toll free)
  • +44-800-368-9399 (UK office hours)
CONNECT WITH US
ABOUT TRUST ONLINE
© MarketsandMarkets Research Private Ltd. All rights reserved