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Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33431 | Feb 2017

Too loud: Revenue will grow despite pressure from offshoring and import penetration

IBISWorld’s Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Operators that have remained in the domestic market are focusing efforts on manufacturing high-quality products
  • Smartphones with high-quality audio and video have decreased demand for industry products
  • Lower costs will mostly be passed on to consumers, promoting growth for industry products
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

An ever-changing technological landscape and the subsequent shifts in the consumption of audio and video content have restrained revenue growth for the Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing industry over the past five years. The continuing offshoring movement and the increasing substitution of industry products have exacerbated the industry's decline. In the coming years, the pressures experienced by this industry are expected to continue, as companies continue offshoring their operations and import penetration rises... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

This industry is expected to have high barriers to entry due mainly to the need for large investments in production facilities, distribution networks and especially for research and development (R&D). This is a high-technology industry that often incorporates patented intellectual property. This requires high initial investment in machinery, product specifications and testing. In most segments, it is necessary for producers to regularly make significant investments in R&D to continue introducing innovative products.

In addition, established brands and cost advantages for larger companies can offer large incumbents competitive advantages (relative to newcomers). Strong brand recognition can increase demand for a certain company's products. Add.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry are

  • Having contacts within key markets
  • Access to the latest available and most efficient technology and techniques
  • Establishment of brand names
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Trade-weighted index in the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry comprises manufacturers of electronic audio and video equipment for home entertainment systems, vehicles and public areas. This industry excludes manufacturers of photographic equipment and telephone-answering machines.

    Industry Products
    TVs and accessoriesSpeakersAutomotive audio equipmentConsumer audio and video equipmentOther miscellaneous products
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing television receiversManufacturing radio receiversManufacturing CD playersManufacturing DVD, DVR and Blu-ray playersManufacturing loudspeaker and commercial sound equipmentManufacturing automobile audio equipment

    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
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Corporate profit
  • Housing starts
  • Current Performance
  • Offshore growth
  • Product substitution
  • Rebounding demand
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • New technology fuels demand
  • Expanding global market
  • Table: Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Car & Automobile Manufacturing
  • SUV & Light Truck Manufacturing
  • TV & Appliance Wholesaling
  • Consumer Electronics Stores
  • Movie Theaters
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Circuit Board & Electronic Component Manufacturing
  • Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Plastic Products Miscellaneous Manufacturing
  • Semiconductor & Circuit Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Speakers
  • Consumer audio and video equipment
  • Automotive audio equipment
  • Other miscellaneous products
  • TVs and accessories
  • Chart: Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
  • New technologies
  • Price and income
  • Other
  • Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Automotive manufacturers
  • Retailers and wholesalers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Harman International Industries Inc.
    Bose Corporation
    Voxx International Corporation
  • Table: Harman International Industries Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Bose Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Voxx International Corporation - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Audio & Video Equipment 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 Audio & Video Equipment 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)
  • Housing Starts (2008-2022)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary
  • products that employs three dimensional presentation, such as stereoscopic capture, multi-view capture or 2-D plus depth and a 3-D display.
  • Anti-Dumping
  • A trade policy that seeks to protect import-competing industries through tariffs or embargos.
  • Crt Tv
  • Cathode-ray tube TV.
  • Lcd Tv
  • Liquid-crystal display TV.
  • Offshoring
  • The relocation of a company's business process from one country to another (i.e. outside of the United States).
  • Reshoring
  • The act of bringing personnel or a business process, such as manufacturing, back to its original location (i.e. back to the United States).

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    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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