This study identifies key trends in the semiconductor metrology market and identifies the factors that will drive and restrain market growth. It also highlights growth opportunities for market players and discusses the key metrology equipment that bolsters growth in different regions of the world. The base year for the study is 2020, and the forecast period is 2021 to 2025.

The global semiconductor metrology market is expected to have a 5.3% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2020 to 2025. The semiconductor metrology market generated $1,697.2 million in 2020, with a base year growth rate of 9.2%. The market is set to grow further once the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic fades and the lead time for both semiconductor processing equipment and semiconductor metrology equipment reduces.


Research Highlights

  • In-depth analysis with market sizing of the semiconductor metrology equipment segments:

    • Overlay.
    • Critical dimension: Optical critical dimension (OCD) and critical dimension-scanning electron microscope (CD-SEM).
    • Film thickness.
  • Regional perspective of demand patterns in different advanced and emerging markets, namely, North America, Europe and the Middle East & Africa (EMEA), and the Asia-Pacific (APAC).
  • Forecast of revenue growth for market segments and in-depth analysis of the competitive scenario, including vendors' market shares for all equipment types.
  • Impact of US-China geopolitical tension on the global semiconductor metrology market during the forecast periodRole of integrated and hybrid semiconductor metrology equipment in the global market during the forecast period.
  • Growth opportunities for stakeholders in the semiconductor metrology market with the evolution of advanced memory technologies.