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Consumer Electronics Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Consumer Electronics Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C26.400 | Jun 2014

Losing power: Manufacturers are shifting production overseas to countries with low labour costs

IBISWorld’s Consumer Electronics 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
Market Share of Companies
B & W Group Limited B & W Group Limited market share
GP Acoustics (UK) Ltd GP Acoustics (UK) Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£2bn
Annual Growth 10-15
-3.5%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
8,279
Businesses
558
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Consumers love electronic gadgets. Demand for consumer electronics, such as flat-screen TVs, headphones and high-definition video, is growing as prices fall and new products are released. However, the steep drop in prices has negatively affected the value of sales. In addition, consumer electronics are increasingly being manufactured in foreign countries where labour costs are low and supply chains are deep. The UK Consumer Electronics Manufacturing industry is expected to generate revenue of £1.9 billion in 2014-15, up 0.5% on the previous year. The industry is highly globalised, with exports estimated to amount to £1.8 billion and imports to approximately £6 billion in 2014-15. Imports satisfy a very large share of the domestic market... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The location of establishments in the Consumer Electronics Manufacturing industry is determined by many factors, including historical factors, export markets and the availability of relatively low-cost raw materials and labour.

Proximity to suppliers and customers is a major factor affecting the location of establishments in the industry. Establishments benefit from being located near suppliers since this minimises transport costs. Being located near customers also boosts demand because customers tend to purchase from establishments in their vicinity. Therefore, areas in the United Kingdom that are highly populated and that house various downstream manufacturing facilities are more likely to have more consumer electronics manufacturers than other regions... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Consumer Electronics Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in the Consumer Electronics Manufacturing industry manufacture electronic audio and video equipment for home entertainment, motor vehicle computers, video game consoles, public address systems and musical instrument amplifiers.

Industry Products
Radio and TV receiversSound systems, headphones and speakersEvents amplificationVideo games consolesMiscellaneous
 
Industry Activities
TVs and TV monitorsradio receiversCD and DVD playersaudio recording and duplicating systemsstereo systems, speaker systems, amplifiers and headphoneshousehold video camerasmicrophonesjukeboxes and karaoke machinesvideo-game consoles


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