Demand for flash memory drops along with product shipments
Lucas Mearian, Computerworld
January 5, 2009
Asian layoffs likely to affect flash chip production.
Gregory Wong an analyst with Forward Insights said NAND flash chip sales were down 20.1% between 2007 and 2008, with 12.4 billion flash chips sold last year compared to 15.8 billion in 2007. He doesn't expect those figures to improve for 2009..