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Cell Phone Repair in the US: Market Research Report

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Cell Phone Repair Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Personal Services | Feb 2015

Fragile balance: The falling price of cell phones will push replacement rather than repair

The Cell Phone Repair market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$4bn
Annual Growth 10-15
1.7%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
21,758
Businesses
8,117
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Cell Phone Repair industry has experienced strong growth during the past decade as smartphone and data usage have increased. The rising popularity of expensive damage-prone smartphones gave the industry a significant boost. In the coming years, rapid technological change, the falling price of cell phones and rising disposable incomes are expected to encourage the replacement rather than repair of devices.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

In 2015, the average industry firm is expected to spend about $0.05 on capital for every one dollar spent on labor, indicating a highly labor intensive industry. The tools spent on repairing cell phones are generally inexpensive and widely available. As most of the cost of repair work goes to the replacement of parts, the industry does not require a high level of machinery to conduct the repairs. Industry operators order parts from the phone's original manufacturer or third party manufacturers, remove the damaged portion from the cell phone and replace it.

There are a large number of potential electronic and precision cell phone equipment faults, making repair services very job-specific... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Cell Phone Repair Industry?

This industry primarily repairs and maintains cell phones. Some operators may also repair tablets such as iPads or other electronic devices as secondary businesses, which are also included in industry revenue. Industry operators include brick-and-mortar stores, which allow customers to bring in their cell phones for repair. Some stores also allow customers to mail in devices that need repairs.

Industry Products
Screen repairWater damage repairBattery replacementCosmetic damage repairOther functional repairs
 
Industry Activities
Repairing cell phonesRepairing smartphonesRepairing tablets


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