Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Communication equipment manufacturing revenue declined as a result of plummeting consumer spending in the wake of the recession. Moreover, economic uncertainty caused corporations to delay upgrades. However, product innovations have been key drivers of rising consumer demand for new services and merchandise, bolstering industry performance. Consequently, in the five years to 2019, revenue is forecast to recover as a result of increasing product innovations, although increasing import penetration may hamper growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Communication Equipment Manufacturing industry has a medium level of market share concentration, with the major companies accounting for about 41.8% of revenue in 2013. Although there have been major acquisitions in the industry over the past five years, stronger demand for industry products has increased the number of establishments an average 0.9%. Many of these firms produce specialized product lines, unlike the major companies, which produce a broad range of products.
Industry concentration has fluctuated over the five years to 2014. Volatile revenue over the period, new players entering the market and acquisitions by major players have caused concentration to fluctuate... purchase to read more