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World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS)

The World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) programme is the semiconductor world’s première source of industry-wide statistics. ESIA, the European Semiconductor Industry Association, has an exclusive license agreement with the WSTS. ESIA offers a choice of yearly subscriptions to the banking community, specialised business publications and the wider industry.

WSTS reports outline worldwide and regional shipments and sales for virtually all semiconductor products including many product segments that are not available anywhere else with such frequency. WSTS market statistics are the sole source of semiconductor industry-wide unit sales & revenues data gathered directly from industry members, providing the most accurate and timely view of the market. If you cover the semiconductor industry, you need to make this resource part of your toolkit.

All products are in electronic format, and subscriptions are available on an annual basis, starting in January.

To subscribe, please fill in the online subscription form

Terms and Conditions 

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Product outlook

The following packages are available:

Full WSTS Package: 5.000 €
Blue and Green Books: 4.000 €

Blue Book

Demo File
  • Monthly reports
  • Monthly billings of the semiconductor industry by 5 regions (Europe, Americas, Japan, Asia-Pacific, China) and over 190 product categories, 159 of them in units and revenues. Products that are designed for specific applications are documented in application specific categories (currently 72)
  • Data available in XLS format and synopsis in PDF

Green Books

  • Monthly reports
  • Historical up to date presentation of Blue Book data in 500 diagrams. The file is in PDF format


  • Bi- annual reports, spring and autumn
  • Forecast by region and product (format similar to monthly billing report "Blue Book")
  • By quarter of current and following year and yearly for two further years
  • XLS format

End Use report

  • Annual Report
  • Billings of 17 major product lines into 6 end-use market segments, broken down into 4 regions. This report matches the 12 month totals of the Blue Book report
  • XLS format

All publications as of August 2002 can be obtained individually at reduced prices. For past copies pre-dating August 2002, please contact the Semiconductor Association in the United States.


ESIA activates a personal access for the subscriber, who will receive the access codes after receipt of payment. The subscriber will also receive a calendar with the provisional release dates. As those dates may be subject to slight changes, EECA-ESIA will notify by email the exact date and time when data are available on the website. Questions about data can be addressed to the EECA Secretariat. A pool of industry experts are available to answer to subscribers’ requests.


WSTS official website