Global semiconductor market may shrink by 25-30% in 2009, STMicro (STM) CEO Carlo Bozotti tells...

|By:, SA News Editor

Global semiconductor market may shrink by 25-30% in 2009, STMicro (STM) CEO Carlo Bozotti tells reporters at a press conference. Asia demand will be "particularly weak," and plants may be forced to produce at half-capacity or less in the first half, he says.