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Global demand for semiconductors is forecast to reach 275.9 billion euros in 2016. The market has been expanding with an average annual growth of 19% between 2005 and 2011. The market expansion is expected to slow to 10% in the coming years. Currently, the industry is dominated by photovoltaic, photosensitive and LED semiconductor devices which cover 58% of the demand while transistors have 17%, diodes 9%, mounted piezo-electric crystals 6%, and diacs, thyristors and triacs 1% share of the market.