Electronics Manufacturing

Date of Publication: Oct 21, 2016
The monthly North American PCB Market Report provides timely data on PCB market size, sales and order growth, book-to-bill ratios and near-term forecasts. Data are reported for rigid PCBs and flexible circuits separately. The rigid PCB data are further segmented by company size tiers, and flex data includes trends in bare circuit versus assembly revenue sources. Trends in sales of boards to the military and medical markets are reported for both rigid and flex, as well as trends in prototype sales.

Date of Publication: Oct 6, 2016
This report examines and projects the technology of equipment and materials involved in the fabrication of VLSI semiconductor devices, their likely developments, why and when their introduction or demise will take place, what problems and choices are facing users, and where the opportunities and pitfalls are.

Date of Publication: May 12, 2016
IPC-A-610 is the most widely used electronics assembly standard in the world. A must for all quality assurance and assembly departments, IPC-A-610F illustrates industry-accepted workmanship criteria for electronics assemblies through detailed statements reflecting acceptable and defect conditions, supported by full-color photographs and illustrations. This lates revision, IPC A-610F includes two new SMT termination styles, as well as changes in plated-through hole fill and BGA void criteria.

Date of Publication: Aug 23, 2016
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Industrial X-ray Inspection Systems in US$. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2015 through 2022. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets

Date of Publication: Aug 19, 2016
Need it all? IPC's largest document collection can create an instant library for your company. The document collection includes all of the C-10X segment collections, plus selected additional documents. Documents were reviewed and recommended for inclusion by IPC's technical staff. Contains more than 100 documents, including the widely used IPC-A-600, IPC-A-610, J-STD-001 and IPC-A-620.

Date of Publication: Aug 19, 2016
The size and the growth of the global market for EMI/RFI shielding products is a function of several factors. Shielding closely follows the demand for electronic devices and components. It is also is a valuable resource to assist manufacturers in complying with ever-changing safety and performance regulations and standards. This study summarizes the somewhat muddled global regulatory environment.

Date of Publication: Aug 9, 2016
Outside of the Asia Pacific, Brazil remains a key market globally. Reflecting the current economic situation electronics output is forecast to decline by a further 18% in 2016 but the fall could be more pronounced if the economic and political crisis worsens during the second half of the year. Conditions are expected to improve over the period to 2019 as growth returns and the currency stabilizes.