China’s semiconductor market to surpass $28 bln by 2011

IDC predicts that the Chinese semiconductor market will surpass $28 billion in 2011. The largest capacity distribution of China fabs was represented by 8″ wafer lines, followed by the 6″ and 12″ capacity respectively. The computing semiconductor segment will account for over 62% of the total China semiconductor market in 2011, with remarkable growth from the portable PC and server semiconductor markets.