Electronics Industry in United Kingdom

Electronics Industry in the United Kingdom

RER, Date of Publication: Apr 19, 2017
US$450.00
RE60420

Electronics output posted a modest decline of 0.4% in 2015 growth in the industrial and computing segments unable to offset by falling output in the core communications segment and in consumer and components. Output increased by a forecasted 1.0% in 2016 and is expected to strengthen to 1.3% in 2017. The computer segment accounted for 7.0% of the total in 2015, production increasing for the second consecutive year a trend which is forecast to have continued in 2016 although growth is expected to ease to 1.0%, down from 4.0% and 8.2% in 2015 and 2014, respectively. Despite the recent recovery it is expected that pressure on costs will result in output declining by around 2.0% in 2017 and then by around 4.0% annually in the period to 2020.

Communication and radar, which includes defence related products, accounted for 33% of electronics output in 2015 and declined by 3.5% during the year. Production of radar and navigation equipment accounted for 10.0% of total electronics output in 2015. Production of radar and navigational aids has remained relatively stable in recent years and should benefit over the forecast period by the expected increase in defence and aerospace related spending globally. The production of telecommunications equipment increased by 4.9% in 2015 although after several years of declining output its importance within the UK electronics industry has diminished. Output is expected to increase by 2.0% in both 2016 and 2017 and by the end of the period will account for 2.0% of output down from10% in 2000.

Component output accounted for 17.4% of the total in 2015. The production of discrete semiconductors declined by 67% in 2015, in part, due to the decision by manufacturers in the UK to scale back output in the face of competition from lower cost Chinese suppliers. IC production posted double-digit declines in both 2012 and 2013 and then more modest falls in 2014 and 2015 a trend which is forecast to continue over the period to 2020.

This report is designed to provide the user with access to individual country data or product information. The full report will be supplied in PDF and Excel format to allow you to customise the data to meet your specific needs. The database is the leading source of “top-level” market and production data on the European and global electronics industry. It provides a quick, reliable and cost-effective assessment of the industry for individual countries or by major product group. Users requiring more extensive data requirements should refer to the full Yearbook Series, a unique reference to electronics market and production data on 51 countries worldwide.

Who will benefit

  • By tailoring the information to meet your specific needs the emarketforecasts database provides essential market intelligence for all sizes of company from small enterprises operating in one or two countries to major global groups.
  • It is a key business tool for financial or management consultancies requiring a reliable assessment of a specific country or regional market or who needs to analyse a product group by geographical market.
  • Anybody requiring supporting research data for business plans or presentations.

Electronics Industry in the United Kingdom
Table of Contents

Background
Economic Overview
Industry Structure
Production Data 2014-2017
Market Data and Forecasts 2014-2020
Methodologies/Guide to Statistics

Product Coverage

Computing
Office Equipment
Control & Instrumentation
Medical & Industrial
Radio Communications
Telecommunications
Consumer
Active Components
Passive Components
Other Components

Download sample pages from a similar/older report covering France:

Free Report Sample

 

 

Date of Publication:
Apr 19, 2017
File Format:
PDF & Excel via E-mail