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Top 20 Semiconductor Tech Companies in Europe - 2022

Since the pandemic, the worldwide market for digitization has grown remarkably fast, increasing demand for semiconductor chips. The European market is not an exception in this circumstance. Without a doubt, Europe is about to experience major technological advancements that will determine its future. The semiconductor chip industry, which has been facing numerous difficulties, including shutdown, shipping delays, and geopolitical conflicts, is at the core of such developments.

The digital transformation of Europe is linked to the resurgence of the semiconductor industry. With the EU chips act on the horizon, the European Union (EU) seeks to increase its share in the global semiconductor market from 9% to 30% by the end of the decade. The revenue generated by the semiconductor chip industry had also shown a notable growth from US$ 39.8 in 2019 when the pandemic started to US$ 52.92 in 2022. This growth in revenue and the EU’s interest in revitalizing the industry make the semiconductor chips market a sizeable opportunity for investors across the globe to invest in.

This edition of Semiconductor Review features the Top 5 Semiconductor Tech Companies in Germany - 2022, highlighting key developments and trends in the German semiconductor market. It mentions 3-5 Power Electronics, a company that specializes in the development of power semiconductors catalyzed by Gallium-Arsenide (GaAs) to supplement the market’s existing semiconductors such as silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN).

The issue also features Top 20 Semiconductor Tech Companies in Europe - 2022 and Top 5 Semiconductor Tech Companies in UK - 2022, delving into more specific details about the semiconductor industry’s functioning in the regions mentioned.

Also included in the edition are the views of Scott D’Cruze, Global Supplier Account Manager, Newark Electronics, and KlemensBrunn, President, Heraeus Electronics. They each provide an overview of the semiconductor industry, highlighting its history, ongoing situation, and potential for expansion. They also mention upcoming changes to the monitor and television industries that micro LEDs will bring about.

Write to us about how the advancements in the semiconductor industry in Europe have affected the functioning of your organizations!

    Top Semiconductor Tech Companies in Europe

  • Adveos is a fabless semiconductor company that develops wireless System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions with premium quality and high performance mainly targeting consumer electronics and industrial applications. The company is a fully owned subsidiary by the Chinese multinational Beken Corporation.


  • Silicon Verified (SilVer), a privately owned integrated circuit (IC) design solution provider, is based in the Philippines


  • Advantest


    Advantest offers solutions for a wide variety of semiconductors and test needs, from SoC and memory, to R&D evaluation and system level test. They have established a dominant market position in the mass production test market for high-speed devices such as DRAM, computing devices, and communication processors, which demand the most reliable test technology performance

  • ASML


    Headquartered in the Netherlands, ASML is a high-tech company. They manufacture complex lithography systems critical to the production of microchips, unlocking the potential of people and society by pushing technology to new limits

  • Beneq


    Beneq is a leading supplier of Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and thin film coating services, and world's premier manufacturer of thin film electroluminescent displays. These equipment and thin film experience is used for improving the performance and durability of electronics, optics and solar cells, and protecting materials from tarnishing, humidity and corrosion, as well as in many emerging thin film applications

  • Carten Controls

    Carten Controls

    Carten is recognised as a global leader in the design and manufacture of Ultra High Purity valves and flow system components delivering solutions to the Semiconductor, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Food and Beverage, General Industry, Photovoltaic, FPD and high technology industries for more than 40 years

  • Comet Group

    Comet Group

    For nearly 70 years, Comet Group has been developing and producing innovative high-tech components and systems based on x-ray and radio frequency technology. Their high-tech components and systems are products of choice for steering critical processes in the semiconductor industry, for materials testing and security inspection, widely used in the fabrication of high-performance microchips, electronic device fabrication as well as the testing of parts for the automotive, aerospace and security industries

  • EPME


    EBARA Precision Machinery Europe (EPME) is part of the EBARA Group and was established in Germany in 1994. EPME is headquartered in Sauerlach near Munich in Germany. The EPME portfolio includes dry and turbo molecular vacuum pumps as well as gas abatement systems. EPME distributes state-of-the-art CMP tools, wafer bevel polishing and substrate coating systems. In Europe, EPME has a central warehouse and an overhaul centre for EBARA vacuum dry pumps and third party pumps

  • Elmos


    Elmos develops, produces and sells semiconductors primarily for use in cars. Their components communicate, measure, regulate and control safety, comfort, drive and network functions. For more than 30 years, Elmos innovations have enabled new functions and made mobility safer, more comfortable and more energy-efficient worldwide

  • Broadex Technologies

    Broadex Technologies

    Headquartered in Jiaxing, China, Broadex Technologies is a leader in the design and manufacture of passive and active optical components for DWDM, FTTH, data center and wireless networks. They offer integrated optoelectronics solutions for an increasingly fiber connected world



    HEIDENHAIN develops and produces linear encoders, angle encoders, rotary encoders, and CNC controls for demanding positioning tasks. The products are primarily used in high-accuracy machine tools as well as manufacturing and processing systems for electronic components. HEIDENHAIN is in an excellent position to automate the production machines and systems of tomorrow, supplying a number of critical and innovative industries, including machine tools, electronics, robotics, medical technology, elevators, and metrology



    INFICON is a provider of innovative instrumentation, critical sensor technologies, and advanced process control software that enhance productivity and quality in sophisticated industrial vacuum processes. They also leverage their expertise in vacuum technology to provide unique, toxic chemical analysis products for emergency response, security, and environmental health and safety



    Established in 1934, LINTEC is a comprehensive manufacturer of adhesive-related products. They offer an extremely diverse range of products that include adhesive papers and films for seals and labels, automobile-use products, window films, semiconductor-related tapes and equipment, LCD-related products, color papers for envelopes and release papers and films

  • LPKF Laser & Electronics AG

    LPKF Laser & Electronics AG

    LPKF Laser & Electronics AG specializes in laser-based fabrication and process solutions for demanding tasks in printed circuit board technology and microelectronics

  • Nordic Semiconductor

    Nordic Semiconductor

    Nordic Semiconductor specializes in wireless communication technology that powers the Internet of Things (IoT). Our award-winning Bluetooth Low Energy solutions pioneered ultra-low power wireless, making us the global market leader. They supply leading-edge wireless technologies supported by development tools that shield the designer from RF complexity, allowing anyone with a bright idea to build innovations based on the IoT platform

  • NXP Semiconductor

    NXP Semiconductor

    NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables a smarter, safer and more sustainable world through innovation. They secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is pushing boundaries in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets



    Soitec plays a key role in the microelectronics industry. It designs and manufactures innovative semiconductor materials. These substrates are then patterned and cut into chips to make circuits for electronic components. Soitec offers unique and competitive solutions for miniaturizing chips, improving their performance and reducing their energy usage

  • SPM AG

    SPM AG

    SPM AG provides spare parts to leading European Semiconductor Chip manufacturers, while helping them to reduce their production costs, increase their yield, and prolong the parts' lifetime. SPM specializes on parts that go into the optical stepper, Implant tools, CVD, PVD, and Etch tools. Since 2010 SPM is bonding targets with in-house ultrasound testing capability, specializing in silicon sputtering targets production

  • VectraWave


    VectraWave is an Innovative Fabless RF/Micriwave MMIC and Optical Company. They focus on the development of semiconductor devices with different levels of integration, from discrete semiconductors to highly-integrated solutions such as custom Microwave Monolithic Integrated Circuits (MMIC), System-in-Package (SiP), and Multichip Modules (MCM) operating from DC to 100 GHz

  • Zero EC

    Zero EC

    Zero EC harnesses free electrons for high-performance data transfer with practically zero energy consumption. Replacing conventional copper and fiber solutions used in chips, chiplets and electric conductors, our patented technology heralds a revolution in the semiconductor industry