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Flip Chip Market - By Packing Technology (3D IC, 2.5D IC, 2D IC), By Bumping Technology (Copper Pillar, Solder Bumping, Gold Bumping), By Packaging Type (FC BGA, FC PGA, FC LGA, FC QFN, FC Sip, FC CSP), By End-use & Forecast 2022-2032

  • Report ID: GMI6055
  • Published Date: Jun 2023
  • Report Format: PDF

Flip Chip Market Size

Flip Chip Market size was valued at USD 32.4 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 6.5% between 2023 and 2032. Growth in the semiconductor industry is a key factor driving the market expansion.

Flip Chip Market

The increasing demand for semiconductors in various industries, such as consumer electronics, automotive, telecommunications, and healthcare, is fueling the need for efficient packaging such as flip chips. In flip chip technology, mounting components directly to the substrate or interconnection medium leads to shorter signal paths resulting in higher speed and better signal integrity. Faster production time as compared to other bonding technologies is significantly increasing demand for flip chip technology.

Flip-chip technology is a method of connecting integrated circuit chips to packages or other components. It involves placing the chip on its backside and bonding it directly to the substrate, rather than relying on wire bonds between a package and the chip as in traditional packaging techniques.

Flip chip technology incurs higher manufacturing costs compared to traditional packaging methods such as wire bonding. The initial investment in equipment, materials, and expertise required for flip chip assembly can be a barrier, particularly to smaller manufacturers or those with limited resources.

COVID-19 Impact

The COVID-19 pandemic had significant impacts on the flip chip market. During the pandemic, the global semiconductor industry faced disruptions in the supply chain due to factory closures, global trade restrictions, and logistics challenges. These disruptions affected the availability of materials, equipment, and consumables used in flip chips, leading to delays and increased costs.

Flip Chip Market Trends

The surging demand for miniature silicon packaging in electronic devices is a significant factor contributing to the market share. Flip chip technology, with its high interconnect density and compact form factor, is well-suited to meet the requirements of miniaturized silicon packaging. The demand for small electronic devices including smartphones, wearables, and the Internet of Things (IoT) devices is fueling the demand for small silicon packages.

Flip chip technology allows multiple devices to be connected, providing high interconnection speed. This enables companies to meet the market demand for stylish & compact devices. Furthermore, this technology makes the package thinner and lighter than traditional electronics, which is important for wearables as size & weight play an important role in user comfort and usability. The compact nature of the flip-chip package makes it easy to install heavy-duty devices without sacrificing performance. Miniature silicon packaging facilitated by flip chip technology enables the integration of advanced features including high-performance processors, memory modules, sensors, and wireless connectivity components into electronic devices, enhancing their functionality and capabilities.

Flip Chip Market Analysis

Global Flip Chip Market Size, By End-use

Based on end use, the flip chip market is segmented into IT & telecommunication, industrial, electronics, automotive, healthcare, aerospace & defense, and others. The IT & telecommunication segment held a share of over 20% in 2022 and is expected to reach revenue of over USD 15 billion by 2032. The IT & telecommunications industry needs high-performance solutions to support data centers, cloud services, and network infrastructure. Flip chip technology offers improved power, thermal management, and connection speed, making it suitable for high-speed processors, memory modules, and connectors. The increasing data traffic resulting from the growing use of the internet, video streaming, and cloud services requires robust IT & telecommunication infrastructure. Flip chip technology provides packaging solutions for processors, memory chips, and storage devices, providing greater data storage capacities. Flip chip technology offers enhanced signal integrity, reduced power loss, and more connectivity to meet the bandwidth and speed needs of IT & telecom systems.

Global Flip Chip Market Share, By Packaging Technology,

Based on packaging technology, the flip chip market is divided into 3D IC, 2.5D IC, and 2D IC. The 2.5D IC segment held a dominant market share of over 40% in 2022 and is expected to grow at a lucrative pace by 2032. The 2.5D IC segment has witnessed significant growth and innovation. In 2.5D IC, multiple IC dies are interconnected using an interposer or a silicon bridge. The dies are stacked vertically, enabling improved performance, power efficiency, and system-level integration compared to traditional 2D packaging. The 2.5D IC segment has gained significant value and use in applications such as high performance, data centers, intelligence, and communications. Its ability to provide better performance, improved power consumption, and enhanced integration makes it more efficient to meet the needs of the semiconductor industry. 2.5D IC technology is particularly relevant to High-performance Computing (HPC).

China Flip Chip Market Size,

Asia Pacific is the dominant region in the global flip chip market with a share of over 35% in 2022. Countries in the Asia Pacific region including China, Taiwan, South Korea, and Singapore are prominent producers of electrical & electronic products. These countries have established semiconductor manufacturing & assembly and testing factories to contribute to the global flip chip industry. Asia Pacific has a large and rapidly growing consumer electronics market. The demand for smartphones, tablets, wearables, and other electronic devices in countries such as China, India, South Korea, and Japan is driving the adoption of flip chip technology. The small size, high performance, and power provided by flip chip packaging make it ideal for use in consumer electronics. Government initiatives and policies in the Asia Pacific region are supporting the semiconductor industry growth. These government initiatives involve financial incentives, infrastructure development, and research & development support, fostering a favorable environment for the market.

Flip Chip Market Share

Some of the major players operating in the flip chip market is

  • 3m
  • Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
  • Amkor Technology
  • ASE Technology Holdings
  • Chipbond Technology Corporation
  • ChipMOS Technologies Inc.
  • Intel Corp
  • Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Tech Co
  • Powertech Technology Inc.
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
  • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited
  • Texas Instruments Incorporated
  • Toshiba Corporation
  • United Microelectronics Corp.
  • UTAC Holdings Ltd.

These players focus on strategic partnerships and new product launches & commercialization for market expansion. Furthermore, they heavily invest in research to introduce innovative products and garner maximum revenue in the market.

Flip Chip Industry News:

  • In July 2022, Luminus Devices Inc, a designer & manufacturer of LEDs and Solid-State Technology (SST) light sources for illumination markets, launched MP-3030-110F flip-chip LEDs. The flip chip design features no wire bond, creating higher reliability along with enhanced sulfur resistance for robust performance ideal for horticulture applications and outdoor & harsh lighting environments.

The flip chip market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue (USD Million) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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By Packing Technology

  • 3D IC
  • 2.5D IC
  • 2D IC

By Bumping Technology

  • Copper pillar
  • Solder bumping
  • Gold bumping
  • Others

By Packaging Type

  • FC BGA
  • FC PGA
  • FC LGA
  • FC QFN
  • FC Sip
  • FC CSP

By End Use

  • IT & telecommunication
  • Industrial
  • Electronics
  • Automotive
  • Healthcare
  • Aerospace & defense
  • Others

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • Germany
    • UK
    • France
    • Italy
    • Spain
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • Japan
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Taiwan 
  • Latin America
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
  • MEA
    • UAE
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Africa


Authors: Suraj Gujar , Deeksha Vishwakarma

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

Market size for flip chip was USD 32.4 billion in 2022 and will record 6.5% CAGR from 2023-2032 due to the rapid advances across the semiconductor vertical worldwide.

The 2.5D IC packaging technology segment registered more than 40% of the flip chip industry share in 2022 and will grow at a lucrative pace through 2032 owing to the surging need for improved performance, power efficiency, and system-level integration.

Asia Pacific held over 35% of the global flip chip market share in 2022 driven by the rising production of electrical and electronic products in China, Taiwan, South Korea, and Singapore

Some of the key flip chip players include Amkor Technology, ASE Technology Holdings, Chipbond Technology Corporation, ChipMOS Technologies Inc., Intel Corp, Jiangsu Changjiang Electronics Tech Co, Powertech Technology Inc., and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Flip Chip Market Scope

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  • Base Year: 2022
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 318
  • Countries covered: 18
  • Pages: 250
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