That is the opinion of analysts at Yole Developpement, which has just prepared a status report on the MEMS industry.
MEMS market forecast ($ billions) by application. Source: Yole. To see larger version of chart click here.
In 2013 the MEMS market was worth $12 billion and grew by about 10 percent but this hide the fact that unit shipments are growing at a much faster rate but accompanied by a 7 percent decrease in the average selling price (ASP). This results from the "success" of MEMS penetration into consumer electronics and mobile phones and tablet computers in particular – where competition is becoming brutal.