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DMASS: Semiconductor Sales Soar in Q2

Happy days are here again!: Semiconductor distribution sales soared in Q2 2017

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Distribution Gets Off To Flying Start In 2017

Business is booming for the distribution sector. At the ecsn dinner in Brighton last week analyst Aubrey Dunford reported a 17.1 per cent increase in UK/Ireland distribution sales in the first quarter of 2017 compared to last year. Indications are that April sales were eight per cent up. European semiconductor distribution has also hit the […]

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DMASS: Semiconductor Sales Rebound In Q4/16

Upbeat: Georg Steinberger Chairman of DMASS

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Technical Issues Depress Q3 Semi Sales: DMASS

Technical reasons have caused European semiconductor sales to slip 0.9% to 1.3bn Euro in Q3/CY16. DMASS cites different quarter-end reporting by some members. Georg Steinberger, chairman of DMASS commented: “Without the technical effect of different quarter-end dates for some DMASS members (last year’s fiscal Q3 had 1 week more), Q3/CY16 would have been positive, in […]

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DMASS: Disti Sales Slip In Q2

Signs of a seasonal weakness occurred in semiconductor distribution during the Spring quarter. According to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists), sales in the second quarter grew by 2.15% to 1.86bn Euro in Q2/CY16 over the same quarter last year. Currency effects have eased out in the meantime. Georg Steinberger, chairman of DMASS […]

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DMASS: Record Semiconductor Distribution Sales in Q1 2016

European semiconductor sales through distribution grew 8.4% in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the previous year, according to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists). The quarter ended with record sales of 1.93bn Euro. Georg Steinberger, chairman of DMASS commented: “We have, for the time being, entered a very stable market environment, […]

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DMASS: European Distis Buck Economic Gloom

Despite the gloomy economic outlook components distribution in Europe confounded the pundits and enjoyed a healthy 2015. According to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists), semiconductor distribution sales in Q4/CY15 grew by 11.3% to 1.75bn Euro compared to Q4/CY14 and became the strongest Christmas quarter ever. Sales of 7.3bn Euro, a 14.6% gain […]

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DMASS: Semi Sales Continue To Climb

Components distribution seems to be staying robust throughout 2015. According to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists), semiconductor distribution sales in Q3/CY15 grew by 17.9% to 1.86bn Euro compared to Q3/CY14. This is close to record sales in Q2/CY15, all the more surprising as the summer quarter normally shows a sequential decline, due […]

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DMASS: Currency Gains Boost European Semi Sales

The European semiconductor distribution market has posted record growth in the second quarter of 2015. According to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists), semiconductor distribution sales in Q2/CY15 grew by 16% to 1.86bn Euro. A significant part of the increase is again coming from a Euro/US-Dollar swing – a 20% lower Euro drove […]

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DMASS: Semi Sales Ride Currency Gains; Underlying Growth Encouraging

The European semiconductor distribution industry has rolled into 2015 on the same momentum shown in the positive trend from the last quarters of 2014, albeit with a little help from currency fluctuations. According to DMASS (Distributors’ and Manufacturers’ Association of Semiconductor Specialists), semiconductor distribution sales in Q1/2015 grew by 13.3% to 1.82bn Euro, the highest […]

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