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Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C26.120 | Mar 2017

Short circuit: Industry revenue continues to decline as import competition intensifies further

IBISWorld’s Loaded Electronic 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.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • A strong pound over much of the past five years has negatively affected industry operators
  • UK firms are well-positioned to produce advanced goods for the health-care industry
  • Domestic manufacturers are likely to focus on low-volume high-value markets
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Loaded electronic boards, most commonly sold in the form of printed circuit boards (PCBs), are the foundation for nearly all electronic products, ranging from consumer electronics products such as mobile telephones and personal computers to sophisticated commercial equipment like data communications devices and computer servers. Although UK manufactures make up just a small part of the global electronic goods manufacturing industry, these companies have strengths in electronics design. Because of low labour costs, final electronic goods are increasingly manufactured in Asia, particularly in China, which is the world's largest producer of electronic goods.

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Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Barriers to entry are medium and steady. Although it is relatively easy to enter the industry, as is evidenced by the large number of small firms operating in the industry, it is difficult for companies to reach the scale and profitability of larger international competitors. The major barriers to entry are the costs of purchasing equipment and recruiting experienced staff.

Manufacturing equipment is particularly expensive for those potential manufacturers looking to enter the more technologically advanced aspects of the industry. For example, manufacturers wishing to enter industry to manufacture products for the military market are likely to undertake a large initial capital expenditure.

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Additional Insights for the Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry

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

  • Access to the latest available and most efficient technologies
  • Access to highly skilled workers
  • Effective quality control
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Downstream demand from manufacturing and Real effective exchange rate in the Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry?

    Firms in this industry manufacture loaded electronic boards and load components onto printed circuit boards. The industry also manufactures interface cards.

    Industry Products
    Conventional printed circuit boardsHigh-density interconnect printed circuit boardsFlexible printed circuit boardsRigid-flex printed circuit boards
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing loaded printed circuit boardsLoading components onto printed circuit boardsManufacturing interface cards

    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
  • Downstream demand from manufacturing
  • Real effective exchange rate
  • Average real wage
  • IT and telecommunications adoption
  • Current Performance
  • Tackling offshoring
  • Customised products
  • International trade
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Global growth
  • Offshoring manufacturing
  • Overseas demand
  • Table: Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Computer & Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
  • Communication Equipment Manufacturing
  • Consumer Electronics Manufacturing
  • Measuring, Testing & Navigational Equipment Manufacturing
  • Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing
  • Motor Vehicle Parts & Accessories Manufacturing
  • Aircraft, Engine & Parts Manufacturing
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Copper Production
  • Precious Metals Production
  • Products & Services
  • Conventional printed circuit boards
  • High-density interconnect printed circuit boards
  • Flexible printed circuit boards
  • Rigid-flex printed circuit boards
  • Chart: Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Medical and instrumentation
  • Aerospace and defence
  • Other
  • Networking and communications
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Loaded Electronic 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 Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Loaded Electronic 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 Loaded Electronic 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)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Flexible Pcb
  • A PCB with a flexible board, such as plastic or paper.
  • High-Density Interconnect Pcbs
  • PCBs with a higher wiring density per unit area than conventional PCBs.
  • Printed Circuit Board (Pcb)
  • A flat plate or base of insulating material containing a pattern of conducting material. It becomes an electrical circuit when components are attached and soldered to it.

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    The Loaded Electronic Board 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
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