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Computer and Electronics Repair and Recycling

SIC 7629 | NAICS 811211

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Electronic & Computer Repair Services  (view report)
Computer and Electronic Goods Recycling  (view report)

Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:

  • Key statistics
  • Market size and characteristics
  • Current performance
  • Competitive landscape
  • Major companies
  • Key risk and success factors
  • Five-year growth forecast

ProServe Magazine
Bimonthly trade magazine features news and information for consumer electronic, appliance, and computer repair service providers, with topics covered including management, operations, industry trends, and more. Current and prior digital editions of the magazine are available online.

First Research

Electronic Equipment Repair Services
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
  • Industry overview
  • Recent developments
  • Critical issues and challenges
  • Business trends and opportunities
  • Executive insights
  • Financial benchmarking data
  • Five-year growth forecast

Association of Computer Repair Business Owners
ACRBO Magazine
Monthly trade publication features news and information for computer repair business owners, with topics covered including management, operations, marketing, technical issues, products and services, and more. Digital editions of the magazine can be downloaded and viewed free online.

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc.
Electronics Recycling
Electronics recycling section provides a summary overview of this segment of the recycling business and also includes in-depth survey reports, conference presentations, and other documents addressing various aspects of the U.S. electronics recycling industry. All information can be viewed free online.

E-Waste Recycling and Reuse Services Worldwide
Market research report provides an in-depth analysis of the electronics recycling and reuse market in the U.S. and other countries, with topics covered including market size and growth; projected growth by product and material; factors driving growth; technological processes and innovations; and company profiles. Summary abstract and detailed table of contents can be viewed free online.

BCC Research
Electronic Waste Recovery: Global Markets  Search for above title
Market research report analyzes the e-waste market on a global basis, with topics covered including e-waste market overview, market by material type and technology application, industry structure, technology development, government regulations, patent analysis, and company directory. Highlights from the report, scope and analysis discussion, and detailed table of contents are available online.

GIA Research
Electronics Recycling
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of the electronics recycling market in the U.S. and other countries, with topics covered including industry overview; market dynamics; regulatory environment; strategic corporate developments; historical and forecast sales by material type; and key company profiles. Summary description and detailed table of contents are available free online.

Financial Benchmarking Data

Industry Financial Ratios
Computer and Electronics Repair Services  Search for "811212" and "811211"
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
  • Income and expense detail in dollars and percentages
  • Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Liquidity and working capital ratios
  • Profitability and return on investment ratios
  • Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
  • Capital structure and debt service ratios

RMA Annual Statement Studies
Computer and Office Equipment Maintenance and Repair  Search for "811212"
Annual financial statement analysis includes common-size income statements and balance sheets and key financial ratios for computer and office equipment repair services. Report includes five years of data with the most recent year broken out by sales and assets size range. Sample report is available online.

Compensation Surveys

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers
Information provided for this occupational category includes a description of the nature of the work and the work environment, number and types of jobs, education and training requirements, wages and earnings, employment outlook, and sources for additional information. All information is available free online.

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