#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-14-at-11.19.16-e1436870145201.png" rel="attachment wp-att-159931"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-159931" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-14-at-11.19.16-300x298.png" alt="Silicon wafer - Wikimedia Commons -" width="300" height="298" /></a>Gartner said it expects</strong> capital spending in the semiconductor industry to fall by 4.7 percent this year, a bigger drop than the market research company predicted in the last quarter.</p>
<p>Capital spending will amount to $59.4 billion this year.</p>
<p>David Christensen, a senior research analyst at the company said the decline is due to people buying less electronics and the world economy.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/chips/worldwide-semi-capital-spending-to-fall" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>