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 Locations Chapter
In China, production lines for computers are mainly in Jiangsu, Shanghai, Shandong and Guangdong. As one of the most developed regions in China, Shanghai is the largest manufacturing base for the industry, accounting for a large proportion of industry revenue. The strong development of the industry in Shanghai is mainly attributed to its advantages in high technology and skilled workers. In 2014, revenue from Shanghai is expected to account for 27.4% of industry revenue.
Jiangsu province is the second-largest manufacturing base for the industry, accounting for 22.7% of total industry revenue in 2014. Many large manufacturers from Taiwan have relocated their notebook computer production lines to the East China region, particularly Wuxi in Jiangsu province... purchase to read more