Computer & Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Computer & Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C26.200 | Feb 2014

Crashing: Although demand is strong, falling production prices are bringing down revenue

IBISWorld’s Computer & Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 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 and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing industry is very competitive, as falling selling prices and low profit margins show. Demand for computers and peripheral equipment has been promoted by cheap prices and the release of new and enhanced products, computer software and applications. However, computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing has tended to shift to countries that have access to low-cost labour and efficient supply chains, which means that the number of firms and establishments in the industry has been falling.

The UK industry is expected to generate revenue of £1.1 billion in 2013-14, down 2.5% compared with 2012-13. The domestic market for computers and peripheral equipment is estimated to be £8.2 billion in 2013-14... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The location of industry activity is affected by historical factors such as where major players were founded, proximity to complementary industries such as software and electronic component manufacturers, access to cheap raw materials and labour, and proximity to customers and export markets.

The South East

The South East accounts for the largest number of industry establishments, with approximately 24.1% of industry establishments located here... purchase to read more


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What is the Computer & Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in the Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing industry produce electronic computers, including mainframes, desktop computers, laptops and servers. They also manufacture peripheral equipment such as storage devices, printers, monitors and keyboards.

Industry Products
Desktop computersPortable computersServersMainframe computersInput and output devicesOther final products
Industry Activities
Manufacturing computersManufacturing mainframe computersManufacturing hard drives, flash drives and other storage devicesManufacturing optical disk drivesManufacturing printersManufacturing scannersManufacturing computer accessoriesManufacturing smart-card readers

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