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IPC Quality Benchmarks for the Electronics Assembly Industry

IPC Quality Benchmarks for the Electronics Assembly Industry

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2022
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Released:  08/15/2022
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English
Current Revision
The 2022 Quality Benchmarks for the Electronics Assembly Industry is a biennial report released by IPC. The report represents the findings from an online quantitative survey fielded between the dates of September 28, 2001 – October 20, 2021. A total of 59 assembly companies completed the survey, representing both contract electronics manufacturing services (EMS) companies and original equipment...

IPC-PCB Technology Trends 2016

IPC-PCB Technology Trends 2016

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2016
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Released:  05/04/2017
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English
Current Revision
Based on data from 118 electronics assembly companies and PCB fabricators worldwide, this report presents data on the current state (2016) of PCB fabrication and assembly, and the industry’s predictions for the data by 2021. The data are segmented by five applications: automotive, defense and aerospace, high-end systems, industrial and medical electronics. Topics covered include board properties...

IPC-Wage Rate & Salary Study for the North American Electronics Assembly Industry 2022

IPC-Wage Rate & Salary Study for the North American Electronics Assembly Industry 2022

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2022
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Released:  10/25/2022
Language
English
Current Revision
Th 2022 Wage Rate & Salary Study for the North American Electronics Assembly Industry contains the results of IPC's biennial wage survey in which 30 U.S. companies participated, including both contract manufacturers/EMS companies and OEMs. It shows the data in averages and average ranges on 2022 hourly wages, annual salaries, and sales compensation in the USA. Salary budget growth and pay...
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2017
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Released:  09/18/2017
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English
Current Revision
This survey-based study about the current state of the the North American PCB industry covers data for 2016 and the first half of 2017 from IPC's PCB Statistical Program. It includes market size estimates, sales and production growth, sales by product type, product mix (e.g, prototype), vertical markets, revenue per employee, capacity utilization, inventory turns, lead times, US PCB imports and...

IPC-PCB Prototype Trends North America 2017

IPC-Trends in the North American Market for PCB Prototypes

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2017
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Released:  10/16/2017
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English
Current Revision
This report shows trends in PCB prototype sales and growth based on data from IPC's North American PCB Statistical Program covering 2014 through mid-2017. Data on prototype sales percentages by month compared to regular-production PCB sales, and estimates of North American prototype market sizes, are reported for all PCBs as well as for rigid PCBs and flexible circuits separately. The vertical...

IPC-PCB Technology Trends 2023

IPC-PCB Technology Trends 2023

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2023
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Released:  09/28/2023
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English
Current Revision
PCB Technology Trends 2023 is based on data from 60 respondents (26 electronics OEMs, 16 PCB fabricators, 12 EMS companies and 6 "other" industry segment participants) worldwide. PCB Technology Trends 2022 presents data on the current state of PCB fabrication and OEM's PCB requirements and their use of emerging technologies. Predictions from both industry segments indicate how these measurements...

IPC-Annual Report and Forecast for the North American EMS Industry 2019

IPC-2019 Annual Report and Forecast for the North American EMS Industry

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2019
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English
Current Revision
The 2019 Annual Report & Forecast for the North American EMS Industry is based on data collected from IPC’s EMS statistical program and includes a five-year market forecast from New Venture Research. It covers market sizes, potential for market growth, sales and order growth, sales by product type, vertical markets, order backlogs, domestic production and number of EMS facilities. Management data...

IPC Study of Quality Benchmarks for Electronics Assembly 2019

IPC Study of Quality Benchmarks for Electronics Assembly 2019

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2019
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Released:  07/31/2019
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English
Study of Quality Benchmarks for Electronics Assembly 2019 is a global survey-based study covering production data, yields, defect rates (DPMO), cost of rework and scrap, customer acceptance of reworked boards, test and inspection methods used, customer returns, supplier performance, customer satisfaction and certification data. Companies that assemble printed boards and other electronic products...
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2017
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Released:  10/03/2017
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English
This survey-based study covers production data, assembly attributes, yields, defect rates (DPMO), test and inspection methods used, customer returns, supplier performance, customer satisfaction and certification data. Electronics assembly companies can use this report to compare their performance to industry averages. The survey sample includes 89 contract electronics manufacturers and OEMs in...
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2016
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Released:  09/12/2017
Language
English
This annual IPC report offers consensus estimates of PCB (bare board) production value by country and by product type, and commentary on global and regional PCB industry trends, developed by a team of the industry's leading analysts. It also contains historical data on regional PCB production trends. This year's report includes a special report on trends in high-speed data communications and its...