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. UK manufactures make up a small part of the global electronic goods manufacturing industry, although they do have strengths in electronics design. Increasingly, final electronic goods are manufactured in Asia, particularly in China, which is the world's largest producer of electronic goods.
Firms in this industry manufacture loaded electronic boards and load components onto printed circuit boards. The industry also manufactures interface cards.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.