Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines APPLE CANON FUJIFILM HTC HUAWEI LG MICROSOFT NIKON OLYMPUS PANASONIC PENTAX SAMSUNG SONY  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
China produces 24% of consumer electronics
Jasper Huitink : October 4th 2005 - 21:45 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
Research and MarketsChina produces 24% of consumer electronics : Research and Markets has announced the addition of World Electronic Industry: European Market and Production 2004 - 2009 to their offering. The recent evolution of the world electronics markets has confirmed the major trends that had appeared by the end of 2003: Over 60 percent of consumer electronic output now consists of mass-market products. This enables a fast penetration of new products worldwide, reducing the time between introduction and saturation, and increasing the need for continuous innovation. In the opinion of Research & Markets mass-market products and professional products are two very different segments.
China produces 24% of consumer electronicsChina electronics - 5% growth per year
The emergence of China in electronics has become a reality in the last two or three years. China has become a both a considerable market and a serious competitor for the other electronics industries in the world. China will, in 2009, produce 24% of the world electronics (20% in 2004). Over the 2004-2009 period, the world electronics industry will grow by close to 5% per year, with a relatively even profile, although 2009 is expected to be a relatively poor year.

Research and Markets - Digitalisation
Digitalisation has led to the convergence of segments that used to be differentiated as "computer", "telecoms" or "consumer". The resulting "converged" products are mobile, networked and (in most cases) interoperable. The business model is changing. Buyers demand the product they want (innovative, fashionable, cheap, easy-to-use and reliable), and competition between suppliers is fought on this terrain. The multiplication of new digital products, applications and solutions makes the electronics market globally more stable and more competitive, and less dependant upon specific products categories (as TVs, PCs or mobile phones).

Consumer electronics - Industry growth
Automotive and consumer electronics will lead the overall industry growth with an annual growth of respectively 7.3 and 6.7%. By 2009 audio-video will represent 14.5% of the total electronics industry, data processing 23%, telecommunications 24%, aerospace and defence 6,5%, automotive 9%, and industrial and medical electronics 16%. Home appliance electronics at 6,9% are over-estimated, as the figure includes not only the electronic content, but the whole value of the appliance.

Automotive electronics leads the industry
Automotive electronics will continue to lead the whole industry in terms of growth, pulled by the diffusion to mid- and low-range cars of applications that were reserved to the top-of-the-range, rather than by real innovation. The industry is facing a new challenge with interference problems due to the multiplication of new applications. This problem has generated a number of initiatives such as AUTOSAR that aiming to define standards, especially in the software area.

Electronics market - Price drop
The acceleration of consumer electronics market growth is linked to an innovation boom, a drop in prices and the opening of new markets. The innovation boom is directly related to digitalisation which is allowing a total renewal of consumer electronics products (TVs, cameras, printers), that are favourably affected by convergence. The drop in prices has been a constant trend in consumer electronics and mass-market products for decades. It is mostly due to optimisation and rationalisation of production and design, and to component innovation and digitalisation. In comparison to these factors production localisation in Asia or Eastern Europe is a marginal and transient factor.





   Camera market in Asia grows strongly
   Photo Imaging Market China rises
   OKI expands LED color printer production to China
   Next  Ulead and InterVideo WinDVD 7
   Previous  Roxio Media Creator 8 software
   News by brand:Research and Markets
   News by category:Source of Information
   News by brand and category:Research and Markets Source of Information


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Research and Markets announcements
Global Smartphone Market report
Tablet PC Market Forecast
Digital Camera Market Report
HD TV Market report
Affordable digital cameras penetrate the market
Nikon D300 Field Guide
Sony Alpha A700 Field Guide
Digital photo frame sourcing report
Flash Memory market report
Commercial photography
Digital photo frame market
2007 US ePhoto finishing report
Consumer electronics devices warming up to Wi-Fi
Consumer Electronics Market Forecast
Camera & Camcorder phone market peaks in 2007
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Mobile World Congress 2017
IFA 2016 Smart World Summit sessions
Logitech protective keyboard case for iPad Pro
Photokina 2016 photography exhibitions
Kyocera DuraForce Pro Android smartphone
IFA 2016 Trade Show Berlin
Galaxy Note7 U.S. Cellular
Nikon D3400
Nikon telephoto lenses with AF-P stepping motor
Photokina 2016 news update
Vodafone 5G enhanced mobile broadband
OnePlus 3 Premium smartphone
Philips monitor with popup web camera
Samsung Galaxy J-Series of Android smartphones
Photokina 2016 Trade Show
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA