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Semiconductor sector surging on IoT, smartphones

Orders for chipmaking machines return to pre-financial-crisis levels

TOKYO -- The semiconductor industry is riding a wave of demand for memory chips thanks to the "internet of things" technology and ever-evolving smartphones.

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