Facts & Figures

The ZEISS Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment offers unique know-how to its customers worldwide and is one of the leading suppliers of the semiconductor equipment industry. This is based on its specialized expertise in the fields of optics and optoelectronics.

Employees

The excellence of the ZEISS team is a decisive success criterion. The foundation of this success was laid in the 1960s and 1970s by a small group of ZEISS employees. Today, the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment employs around 2,700 people, one third of whom work in Research & Development. Therefore, our R&D quota is above average for companies in the high technology sector.

Revenue

The ZEISS Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment operates in the exciting market environment of semiconductor technology. These markets are well-known for their cyclical upturns and downturns. Predictively managing this volatility is one of the most important factors of business development.

Within this market environment, the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment generated revenue totaling more than one billion euros for the first time in fiscal year 2009/10. Fiscal year revenues in 2016/17 were 1212 million euros.