Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Revenue for the Camera Equipment Manufacturing industry in China is expected to total $10.7 billion in 2014, down 3.3% from 2013. Annualized growth over the past five years is estimated at 1.7%. The share of revenue contributed by the four largest players, Foshan Pulihua, Canon, Samsung, and Sony, is expected to increase to about 73.3% of total industry revenue in 2014.
China has become the world's largest production base for camera equipment, and digital cameras have gradually become the dominant products, in place of traditional film cameras. An estimated 90% of industry output in 2014 will be digital camera equipment, up from about 41.0% in 2004.
Basic digital cameras are no longer a luxury good for many Chinese people.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
During the five years to 2014, revenue within the Camera Equipment Manufacturing industry in China is expected to increase at an annualized rate of 1.7%, totaling $10.7 billion by the end of 2014.
Domestic demand for digital camera equipment increased steadily to 2008 due to pricing declines, improving levels of household disposable income and greater demand for high-end products, such as digital single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras. Domestic demand for industry products is expected to total $9.0 billion in 2014, reflecting annualized growth of 5.5% during the past five years.
Export values have been decreasing at an annualized rate of 5.7% over the past five years to reach $4.0 billion or 37.5% of industry revenue in 2014... purchase to read more