In 2016, annual global semiconductor sales reached their highest-ever point, at $339 billion worldwide. In that same year, the semiconductor industry spent about $7.2 billion worldwide on wafers that serve as the substrates for microelectronics components, which can be turned into transistors, light-emitting diodes, and other electronic and photonic devices.

Via:: https://phys.org/news/2017-04-graphene-machine-cheap-semiconductor-wafers.html

Graphene ‘copy machine’ may produce cheap semiconductor wafers

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