Smart Phone Manufacturing in China: Market Research Report

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Smart Phone Manufacturing Market Research Report | May 2016

IBISWorld’s Smart Phone Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Revenue for the Smart Phone Manufacturing industry in China is estimated to increase at an average annual rate of 40.6% over the five years to 2016. In 2016 alone, revenue is expected to grow 26.1% to reach $127.5 billion, mainly driven by increased exports and growing demand for third- and fourth-generation (4G) smart phones. Exports are estimated to account for 71.4% of industry revenue in 2016.

With the rapid development of 3G and 4G technology, an abundant smart phone product portfolio and competitive product pricing, demand for smart phones has been growing strongly. In late 2013, the Ministry of Industry and Information issued 4G licenses to China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom, further spurring demand for smart phones and the development of the industry.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

In 2016, activity in the Smart Phone Manufacturing industry in China is expected to be concentrated in Guangdong province, Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai, which account for 32.3%, 18.6%, 14.5% and 6.5% of total industry revenue, respectively. Guangdong province has 26.8% of total employment while Beijing has only 4.6% of total industry employment. Beijing contains many of major players in this industry that benefit from large production facilities and economies of scale.

Guangdong province has the most enterprises in this industry. Business and technology development and strong international trade in Guangdong province has contributed to a shift in the geographic distribution of the industry's establishments... purchase to read more


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What is the Smart Phone Manufacturing Industry?

Firms in the Smart Phone Manufacturing industry in China manufacture mobile phones with advanced PC-like capabilities. Smart phones have independent operating systems and allow for the installation of software applications developed by third parties. They also connect to wireless internet networks, usually via mobile communication networks. Operating systems for smart phones include Symbian, Meego, Android, Windows Phone and iOS.

Industry Products
Android smart phonesiOS smart phonesWindows Phone smart phonesOther products
Industry Activities
Manufacturing Android smart phonesManufacturing iOS smart phonesManufacturing Windows Phone smart phonesManufacturing Symbian smart phonesManufacturing smart phone accessories

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