Third-party DRAM modules generated $5.1 bln in the first half of 2006
Third-party DRAM module business is chalking up a great year, with revenue growth of 15.7% in the first half compared to the same period in 2005, and an expected rise of 28.5% for all of 2006, according to iSuppli. The global third-party DRAM module market posted $5.1 bln in revenue in the first half, and is expected to achieve $11.3 bln in revenue for the entire year. Kingston Technology Co. Inc. in the first half of 2006 maintained its domination of the third-party DRAM module business, with revenue of $853 mln, and a market share of 16.7%, as presented in the table below and attached. The US-based company achieved revenue growth of 15.7% in the first half of 2006 compared to the same period in 2005.