The February figure was 32% up on the February 2020 billings $2.37 billion.

“February billings of North America-based Semiconductor equipment manufacturers once again exceeded $3 billion, powered by robust secular Semiconductor demand across diverse end-use markets,” says SEMI CEO Ajit Manocha, “the digitisation of industries worldwide continues to drive rising investments in semiconductor equipment.”

Billings
(3-mo. Avg.)
Year-Over-Year
September 2020 $2,743.3 40.0%
October 2020 $2,648.2 27.3%
November 2020 $2,611.6 23.1%
December 2020 $2,680.8 7.6%
January 2021 (final) $3,038.2 29.8%
February 2021 (prelim) $3,135.0 32.0%

Source: SEMI (www.semi.org), March 2021