1. INTRODUCTION.............. 1

2. MARKET OVERVIEW.............. 4

Etch.............. 4 Table 1: Global Etch Systems Market by Category Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value Sales for Dielectric Etch Systems, Metal Etch Systems, and Silicon Etch Systems.............. 4

Table 2: Etch, Clean and Planarization Equipment Market by Country Worldwide (2015) - Percentage Share Breakdown by Value for Japan, and Others..............5

3. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE.............. 6

Compound Semiconductor Etch..............6 Table 3: Market Shares of Leading Compound Semiconductor Etch Companies Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value for Lam Research Corporation, ULVAC Technologies, Inc., and Others.............. 6

Dielectric Etch.............. 7 Table 4: Market Shares of Leading Dielectric Etch Systems Manufacturers by Value Sales Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Applied Materials, Inc., Hitachi High-Technologies Corp., Lam Research Corporation, Mattson Technology, Inc., SEMES Co., Ltd., Tokyo Electron Ltd., and Others.............. 7

Dry Etch.............. 8 Table 5: Market Shares of Leading Dry Etch Manufacturers Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for Applied Materials, Inc., Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation, Lam Research Corporation, Tokyo Electron, Ltd., and Others.............. 8

Metal Etch.............. 9 Table 6: Market Shares of Leading Metal Etch Systems Providers by Value Sales Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Applied Materials, Inc., Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation, and Lam Research Corporation 9

Silicon Etch.............. 10 Table 7: Market Shares of Leading Silicon Etch Systems Manufacturers by Value Sales Worldwide (2014) - Percentage Breakdown for Applied Materials, Inc., Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation, Lam Research Corporation, Mattson Technology, Inc., Tokyo Electron Ltd., and Others 10

4. APPENDIX.............. 11