Global chip sales were up 13.6% Y/Y in February, to $25.2B, the SIA reports - but down 1.1%...

|By:, SA News Editor
Global chip sales were up 13.6% Y/Y in February, to $25.2B, the SIA reports - but down 1.1% sequentially. Worse, the trade group notes those numbers predate Japan's quake and tsunami - and using actual February figures rather than the SIA's three-month moving average shows a 7.9% M/M decline.