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Samsung leads 2008 $1B capex club

Posted: 06 Feb 2008 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:2008 capital spending? $1B capex? Samsung expenditures?

2008 Capex

Top 20 spenders
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There is goodand badnews in the projected IC capital spending picture for 2008, according to the rankings from Gartner Inc.

Good news: There are 12 members in the ''$1 billion capex club'' in 2008, according the firm.

Bad news: In the top-20 rankings, many chipmakers are projected to cut their capital spending in 2008. In total, worldwide capital spending is projected to fall by 16.6 percent in 2008, according to Gartner.

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