Top semiconductor suppliers in Q2 2006

iSuppli’s research of the leading 100-plus chip suppliers shows that total semiconductor market revenue grew by 1.2% between Q1 and Q2 2006. Revenue increased to $62.3 bln in Q2 2006, compared to $61.5 bln in Q1 2006. The market experienced a healthy 11.4% YTY revenue increase in Q2 2006, while the first half of 2006 registered growth of 9.4% compared to the same period in 2005. iSuppli expects growth in the second half of the year to weaken compared to the first half.

Top semiconductor suppliers in Q2 2006
Rank   Revenues, mln. $ Growth Market
Q1 2006 Q2 2006 Company Name Q1 2006 Q2 2006 QTQ share
1 1 Intel 8,135 7,095 -12.8% 11.4%
2 2 Samsung Electronics 4,414 4,481 1.5% 7.2%
3 3 Texas Instruments 3,017 3,175 5.2% 5.1%
4 4 STMicroelectronics 2,363 2,495 5.6% 4.0%
5 5 Toshiba 2,317 2,328 0.5% 3.7%
6 6 Renesas 1,963 2,081 6.0% 3.3%
9 7 Hynix 1,447 1,694 17.1% 2.7%
7 8 Philips 1,469 1,534 4.4% 2.5%
8 9 Freescale 1,466 1,527 4.2% 2.5%
10 10 NEC Electronics 1,386 1,380 -0.4% 2.2%
    Other Companies 33,507 34,462 2.9% 55.4%
    Total Revenue: 61,484 62,252 1.2% 100.0%
Source: iSuppli