Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
China has become the computer production base for the world. It is also the largest consumer of computer products. Growing demand for computers from domestic and global markets have been driving the development of the Computer Manufacturing industry in China.
Industry revenue is set to grow 8.0% in 2014 to $253.7 billion. In the five-year period through 2014, revenue has been growing at an annualized rate of 13.5%. Technology for computers has developed rapidly in recent years, which drives new consumption and promotes the upgrading of products.
Output of microcomputers – a category that includes personal and notebook computers (i.e. laptops) – is expected to reach 398.8 million units in 2014, up 5.9% from 2013.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
There are several global computer manufacturers in China, such as IBM, Dell, HP and Sony. Desktop computers are set to generate 12.0% of total industry revenue in 2014, down from 18.2% in 2008 and 28.0% in 2003. This decline has mainly been due to the increased popularity of notebook computers, at the expense of desktop computers. In China, production of desktop computers is estimated to increase by 5.1% to 109.2 million units in 2014.
Notebook computers have become increasingly important in China, accounting for 48.5% of industry revenue in 2014, up from 42.2% in 2008 and 32.2% in 2003. The domestic market has expanded quickly, but a large proportion of notebook computers are exported to global markets... purchase to read more