The U.S. semiconductor industry is the leading provider of semiconductors to the world, with a majority of global market share. U.S. companies also lead in the semiconductor manufacturing equipment (SME) sector, accounting for 44 percent share of the world market.
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Indrek Grabbi (Semiconductors) and Dorothea Blouin (Semiconductor Manufacturing Equipment) served as the lead authors of this report. In addition, insight was gathered from edits by Robin Roark. Special thanks to the Posts in China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, and Germany for their comments.