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IBISWorld’s Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry revenue is mainly derived from downstream sales to wireless industries and consumer electronics manufacturers
  • Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    Over the five years through 2017, revenue for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing industry has increased at an average annualized rate of 9.4% to $86.6 billion. As printed circuit boards are intermediate components, the majority of industry revenue is derived from sales to downstream wireless industries and consumer electronic manufacturing industries. Growing household income in China has led to increasing demand for electronic products, boosting demand for printed circuit boards.

    Growth in the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing industry in China has gradually slowed in recent years. In 2017 alone, industry revenue is expected to grow 9%.

    In 2017, there are an estimated 1,098 enterprises and 681,991 employees in the industry...

    Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing industry has grown rapidly over the past five years. In 2017, industry revenue is expected to reach $86.6 billion. High growth has been driven by greater domestic and foreign demand.

    As printed circuit boards are an intermediate product, the majority of industry revenue is derived from sales to downstream wireless industries and consumer electronic manufacturing industries. Growing household income in China has led to increasing demand for electronic products, creating demand for printed circuit boards. However, wireless and consumer electronics industries are subject to rapid technological change, which brings about intense competition, short product life cycles and significant fluctuations in product demand.

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    Additional Insights for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Effective quality control
  • Economies of scale
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Household Disposable Income and Industry Systems and Technology - Electronic Equipment mfg in the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry?

    Businesses in the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing industry in China manufacture printed circuit boards and specialized electrical components. Printed circuit boards (PCBs) and specialized components are made of conducting components, inductor contacts or devices, resistors, capacitors, and other components on insulation boards through conventional or non-conventional printing procedures.

    Industry Products
    Printed circuit boards of up to four layers
    Printed circuit boards of over four layers
    Industry Activities
    Rigid printed circuit board
    Flexible printed circuit board
    Metal-core printed circuit board
    Flush printed circuit board
    Injection-printed circuit board
    Carbon-film printed circuit board

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Household Disposable Income
  • Industry Systems and Technology - Electronic Equipment mfg
  • Level of Foreign Investment
  • Exchange Rates - Chinese Yuan per $US
  • World price of copper

  • Current Performance
  • Revenue and profit
  • Enterprises and employment
  • International trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Enterprises and employment
  • International trade
  • Table: Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Household Refrigerator and Freezer Manufacturing
  • Communication Equipment Manufacturing
  • Mobile Phone Manufacturing
  • Computer Manufacturing
  • Smart Phone Manufacturing
  • Computer Tablet Manufacturing

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Copper Smelting
  • Wire and Cable Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Printed circuit boards of up to four layers
  • Printed circuit boards of over four layers
  • Chart: Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Communications equipment manufacturers
  • Other
  • Computer equipment manufacturers
  • Export markets
  • Automotive manufacturers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Quality
  • Price
  • New product innovation
  • Customer service

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Flextronics International LimitedCelestica Inc.Tripod Technology CorporationUnited Microelectronics Corporation
  • Table: Flextronics International Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Celestica Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Tripod Technology Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: United Microelectronics Corporation - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Total Assets (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Capacitor
  • An electric circuit element used to store charge temporarily, generally consisting of two metallic plates separated and insulated from each other by a dielectric.
  • Original Equipment Manufacturer (Oem)
  • A company that manufactures products or components that are purchased by a company and retailed under the purchasing company's brand name.
  • Printed Circuit Board (Pcb)
  • Electrically insulated boards onto which electrical components are assembled and wired together.
  • Re-Import Of Exported Goods (Redg)
  • If a company exports certain Chinese-made products to a tariff-free zone or free port and then re-imports them for processing, it may receive export rebates and import tax cuts, reducing costs.
  • Resistors
  • Used in all forms of electronic circuitry to adjust and regulate voltage and current levels.
  • Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprise
  • A common investment vehicle in China in which the involvement of a Chinese investor is not required.
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