SIC 3670 | NAICS 334400
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
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. Topics addressed in the reports include:
Market surveys available from this trade association include North American manufacturer sales and bookings for passive components, capacitors, inductors, and chip, carbon, metal film, and non-linear resistors; global sales and bookings for capacitors, resistors, inductors, and semiconductors; and the TPC survey which assesses semiconductor order activity and growth expectations on a global basis.
Freedonia Focus report analyzes product demand, trade, and shipments at the manufacturers' level, with data provided in the report including historical and forecast shipments by product segment (e.g., integrated circuits, other semiconductors, printed circuit assemblies, printed circuit boards, and other components) and firms profiled including Intel Corporation, TE Connectivity, and TTM Technologies.
Market research reports available for electronics manufacturing services (EMS) include the quarterly "North American EMS Market Reports" and the "Annual Report and Forecast for the North American EMS Industry" and for the rigid and flexible printed circuit board (PCB) industry include the quarterly "North American PCB Market Report" and the "Annual Report on the North American PCB Industry".
State of the U.S. Semiconductor Industry
Annual publication provides an overview of the U.S. semiconductor industry and its role in the global market, with topics addressed including U.S. market share by product category and business model, global market demand and annual growth by end-use category, U.S. technological competitiveness, and U.S. semiconductor manufacturing capacity and employment. Report can be viewed free online.
Annual factbook features detailed information on the U.S. semiconductor industry and its place in the global economy, with topics covered including U.S. semiconductor sales trends, global market share, and annual growth rate, global market by end use, type of product, and region, plant, equipment, and research and development investment, and workforce productivity. Report can be viewed free online.
Semiconductor market statistics reports available from this trade association include the "Blue Book", "Blue Book History", "Green Book", "Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific By Country", and "End Use" reports and forecasts include the "Semiconductor Industry Forecast". Sample excerpts from previous editions of the "Blue Book", "Blue Book History", and "Green Book" reports can be viewed free online.
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 including:
Quarterly survey provides financial and operating performance benchmark data for EMS (electronics manufacturing services) companies, with data provided including cost of goods sold, selling, general, and administrative expenses, other expenses, and pretax earnings as a percentage of sales; days of supply in inventory; days sales outstanding; cash-to-cash cycle time in days; and capacity utilization.
Biennial wage and salary survey provides compensation data for technical, manufacturing, and sales positions at original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and electronics manufacturing services (EMS) companies, with survey data reported by company type (e.g., OEM, EMS), total annual revenue (e.g., < $10M, $10M to $49M, ≥ $50M), and geographic region (e.g., East, Midwest, South, West, Canada).
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as production manager, process engineer, applications engineer, engineering technician, electronics technician, and quality control inspector, with firms for which data is provided including Flex, Ltd., TE Connectivity Ltd., Micron Technology Inc., Texas Instruments Inc., and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd.
Interactive database provides detailed transaction data for over 38,000 private and public companies sold for prices ranging from under $250,000 to over $500,000,000, with valuation measures provided including market value of invested capital as a multiple of revenue, gross profit, EBIT, EBITDA, SDE, and book value of invested capital. User guide, free webinar, and sample reports are available online.