Global Float Zone Silicon Market, By Node Size (10 nm and Lower, 12 to 22 nm, 28 nm and Above), Wafer Bonding (Direct Bonding, Surface-Activated Bonding, Anodic Bonding, Plasma Bonding), End User (Telecommunications, Instrumentation and Scientific Research, Healthcare, Energy, Defence and Surveillance, Computing and Entertainment, Industrial and Automotive, Retail, Others) – Industry Trends and Forecast to 2029.
Float Zone Silicon Market Analysis and Size
The global float zone silicon market is expected to witness significant growth during the forecast period due to increasing demand in seve
ral industry such as telecommunications, instrumentation and scientific research, healthcare, energy, industrial and automotive, retail, defence and surveillance, computing and entertainment, and others. Silicon is a fascinating material of semiconductor. It is the second most common material on the earth after oxygen. It is the base of rapidly growing industries and it is the root of the advanced technologies and most sophisticated. Float zone silicon is a semiconductor material mainly used to produce detectors and power electronics. Thus, the float zone silicon market is expected to rise in the mentioned forecast period.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the float zone silicon market was valued at USD 2934.30 million in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 6020.65 million by 2029, registering a CAGR of 9.40% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2029. In addition to the insights on market scenarios such as market value, growth rate, segmentation, geographical coverage, and major players, the market reports curated by the Data Bridge Market Research also include in-depth expert analysis, geographically represented company-wise production and capacity, network layouts of distributors and partners, detailed and updated price trend analysis and deficit analysis of supply chain and demand.
Float Zone Silicon Market Scope and Segmentation
2022 to 2029
2020 (Customizable to 2014 - 2019)
Revenue in USD Million, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
Node Size (10 nm and Lower, 12 to 22 nm, 28 nm and Above), Wafer Bonding (Direct Bonding, Surface-Activated Bonding, Anodic Bonding, Plasma Bonding), End User (Telecommunications, Instrumentation and Scientific Research, Healthcare, Energy, Defence and Surveillance, Computing and Entertainment, Industrial and Automotive, Retail, Others)
U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America
Market Players Covered
GlobalWafers (Taiwan), Sino-American Silicon Products Inc. (Taiwan), Shanghai Simgui Technology Co., Ltd. (China), Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Japan), Sumco corporation (Japan), Siltronic (Germany), ME-MC (U.S.), SK siltron Co. Ltd. (South Korea), EMIS (South Korea), Okmetic (Finland), Microchip Technology Inc. (U.S.), JRH Electronics LLC (U.S.), RS Technologies Co., Ltd. (China), TCL Zhonghuan Renewable Energy Technology Co. LTD. (China)
Float zone silicon is pure silicon obtained by vertical zone melting. This process was developed by Henry Theuerer at Bell Labs in 1955 as a modification of a method which has developed by William Gardner Pfann for germanium. In the vertical configuration, the molten silicon has enough surface tension to keep the charge from separating.
Global Float Zone Silicon Market Dynamics
- Rising demand of float zone silicon in automotive sector
The major factors which are expected to drive the global float zone silicon market due to growing vehicle demand and manufacturing. The growing demands of the vehicle leads to the manufacturing of electric and hybrid vehicles which also increase the demand of float zone silicon in the market. Float zone silicon solution providers and automotive manufacturing companies are collaborating to provide advanced and unique automotive application solutions. The rising demand for float zone silicon in the automotive sector is anticipated to drive the market's growth rate.
- Increasing demand of float zone silicon for surveillance
The demand for the float zone silicon in surveillance has augmented across numerous applications, including defence and military, energy, and other commercial spaces such as computing and entertainment. A mounting demand for continual and rigorous surveillance in the military and defense is anticipated to drive the market growth of float zone silicon.
Moreover, increasing applications in MEMs fabrication, detector, integrated circuits, sensors and others, adoption of advanced float zone technology, and growing usage in consumer electronics, telecommunication and other products are some of the major factors which are expected to boost the growth of the float-zone silicon market during the forecast period of 2022-2029
- Technological advancement
Currently, technological advancements have led to miniaturization, this advancement is expected to positively impact the growth of the float zone silicon market. Also, advanced semiconductor system manufacturing and design, increasing investments by major market players in electric vehicles, and rising usage of smartphones will create immense opportunities for the market growth. These advancement increase the mass production are expected to create beneficial opportunities for the growth of the float zone silicon.
Also, the growth of semiconductor industry coupled with increasing number of acquisitions and mergers will further boost the several opportunities that will lead to the growth of the float-zone silicon market during forecast period.
- High cost and lack of accuracy
The high cost of float zone silicon and lack of accuracy are some major factors acting as market restraints for the float zone silicon growth during the forecasted period mentioned above.
Moreover, rising diameter size of product along with increasing need of high capital investment are acting as market restraints for float-zone silicon market.
This float zone silicon market report provides details of new recent developments, trade regulations, import-export analysis, production analysis, value chain optimization, market share, impact of domestic and localized market players, analyses opportunities in terms of emerging revenue pockets, changes in market regulations, strategic market growth analysis, market size, category market growths, application niches and dominance, product approvals, product launches, geographic expansions, technological innovations in the market. To gain more info on the float zone silicon contact Data Bridge Market Research for an Analyst Brief, our team will help you take an informed market decision to achieve market growth.
Impact and Current Market Scenario of Raw Material Shortage and Shipping Delays
Data Bridge Market Research offers a high-level analysis of the market and delivers information by keeping in account the impact and current market environment of raw material shortage and shipping delays. This translates into assessing strategic possibilities, creating effective action plans, and assisting businesses in making important decisions.
Apart from the standard report, we also offer in-depth analysis of the procurement level from forecasted shipping delays, distributor mapping by region, commodity analysis, production analysis, price mapping trends, sourcing, category performance analysis, supply chain risk management solutions, advanced benchmarking, and other services for procurement and strategic support.
COVID-19 Impact on Float Zone Silicon Market
The outbreak of COVID-19 have led to a slowdown in global economic growth. It has adversely affected several industries which also including float zone silicon industry. Manufacturing companies are planning and working on keeping their businesses operational. The manufacturing and distributing of float zone silicon products are the major challenges which many companies have faced during a pandemic. Many countries have imposed or extended lockdowns during the pandemic, resulting in disruptions in the manufacturing and supply chain of the float zone silicon.
Expected Impact of Economic Slowdown on the Pricing and Availability of Products
When economic activity slows, industries begin to suffer. The forecasted effects of the economic downturn on the pricing and accessibility of the products are taken into account in the market insight reports and intelligence services provided by DBMR. With this, our clients can typically keep one step ahead of their competitors, project their sales and revenue, and estimate their profit and loss expenditures.
Global Float Zone Silicon Market Scope
The float zone silicon market is segmented on the basis of node size, wafer bonding and end user. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- 10 nm and Lower
- 12 to 22 nm
- 28 nm
- Direct Bonding
- Surface-Activated Bonding
- Anodic Bonding
- Plasma Bonding
- Instrumentation and Scientific Research
- Healthcare, Energy
- Defence and Surveillance
- Computing and Entertainment
- Industrial and Automotive
Float Zone Silicon Market Regional Analysis/Insights
The float zone silicon market is analysed and market size insights and trends are provided by country, node size, wafer bonding and end user as referenced above.
The countries covered in the float zone silicon market report U.S., Canada and Mexico in North America, Germany, France, U.K., Netherlands, Switzerland, Belgium, Russia, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Rest of Europe in Europe, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Rest of Asia-Pacific (APAC) in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), Saudi Arabia, U.A.E, South Africa, Egypt, Israel, Rest of Middle East and Africa (MEA) as a part of Middle East and Africa (MEA), Brazil, Argentina and Rest of South America as part of South America.
North America dominates the float zone silicon market in terms of revenue and market share. This is due to the technological advancement and the prevalence of most manufacturers in this region.
Asia-Pacific is anticipated to be the fastest developing region due to increasing expenditure on defence industry in this region.
The country section of the report also provides individual market impacting factors and changes in market regulation that impact the current and future trends of the market. Data points like down-stream and upstream value chain analysis, technical trends and porter's five forces analysis, case studies are some of the pointers used to forecast the market scenario for individual countries. Also, the presence and availability of global brands and their challenges faced due to large or scarce competition from local and domestic brands, impact of domestic tariffs and trade routes are considered while providing forecast analysis of the country data.
Competitive Landscape and Float Zone Silicon Market Share Analysis
The float zone silicon market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to float zone silicon market.
Some of the major players operating in the float zone silicon market are:
- GlobalWafers (Taiwan)
- Sino-American Silicon Products Inc. (Taiwan)
- Shanghai Simgui Technology Co., Ltd. (China)
- Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Japan)
- Sumco Corporation (Japan)
- Siltronic (Germany))
- ME-MC (U.S.)
- SK siltron Co.,Ltd. (South Korea)
- EMIS (South Korea)
- Okmetic (Finland)
- Microchip Technology Inc.(U.S.)
- JRH Electronics LLC (U.S.)
- RS Technologies Co., Ltd. (China)
- TCL Zhonghuan Renewable Energy Technology Co,.Ltd. (China)