On May 25, according to foreign media reports, IC insights, an international market research institution, recently released the sales ranking of the top ten semiconductor manufacturers in the first quarter of 2020. Among them ,Huawei Hayes ranked 10th, becoming the first Chinese mainland enterprise to be among the top ten semiconductor suppliers in the world.
Among the top 10 semiconductor manufacturers, 6 are American companies, 2 are Korea Companies, and 1 are China Taiwan and Mainland China. Among them, there are two new companies on the list, Hisilicon and NVIDIA.
IC Insights noted that in the first quarter of this year, total sales of the world's top ten semiconductor manufacturers increased by 16% year-on-year. Of the top 10 companies, nine have sales of at least $3 billion.
Hisilicon's ranking also climbed from 15th in the same period last year to 10th, ranking among the top 10 semiconductor manufacturers in the first quarter of 2020.
In addition, the company has become an increasingly important customer of TSMC, accounting for 14% of TSMC's sales last year, compared with only 5% in 2017.