Global Semiconductor & Electronic Parts Manufacturing: Market Research Report

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Global Semiconductor & Electronic Parts Manufacturing Market Research Report | Sep 2014

The global economy presents its own set of opportunities and threats for businesses in a range of industries. IBISWorld’s Global Semiconductor & Electronic Parts Manufacturing global market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies globally and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Intel Intel market share
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Samsung Electronics Co Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Forecast
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment ('000)
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Global Semiconductor and Electronic Parts Manufacturing industry has a high level of volatility. The average semiconductor plant is short-lived before it needs upgrading; domestic revenue competes with more affordable imports that are favored by the strength of the US dollar; dramatic falls in selling unit prices occur often, while demand is very sensitive to the state of the IT and consumer industries. Despite this, industry revenue has grown in the five years to 2014 and is expected to grow further over the next five years... read more

Starting a New Business

The major barriers to entry for this industry include access to the latest technology and intellectual property, the level of investment (which can be significant), access to skilled employees and the dominance of existing players. Having access to the latest electronic technology can be essential given that technological changes occur frequently in this industry. The competitive nature of this industry can require significant investment in research and development, which is more comfortably defrayed over a larger revenue base. Additionally, industry participants often patent new technologies, which can create further barriers... read more


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What is the Global Semiconductor & Electronic Parts Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures electronic components, which are typically packaged in a discrete form with two or more connecting leads or metallic pads. Connecting these parts by soldering them to a printed circuit board creates an electronic circuit. A semiconductor device is an electronic component made with semiconductor material, such as silicon.

Industry Products
Semiconductors and related devicesOther electronic componentsPrinted circuit boardsCapacitor, resistor, coil, transformer, and other inductorElectronic connector
Industry Activities
SemiconductorBare printed circuit board and printed circuit assemblyCapacitorCoil, transformer & other inductor (electronic)ConnectorElectron tube and partLCD (liquid crystal display) unit screensResistorTransistorOther electronic component

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