En

Follow Us :

Global News
IPC:North American EMS Industry Sales up 8.5 Percent in December 2021-02-04

IPC announced today the December 2020 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.10.


Total North American EMS shipments in December 2020 were up 13.5 percent compared to the same month last year. Compared to the preceding month, December shipments rose 8.5 percent.


EMS bookings in December rose 13.2 percent year-over-year but decreased 5.2 percent from the previous month.




The EMS market reported strong growth to close out 2020. Both orders and shipments showed double digit growth over December 2019,” said Shawn DuBravac, IPC’s chief economist. “For the year, bookings outpaced shipments, a trend that continued in the month of December. A small backorder in shipments should balance in the first quarter.”


Detailed Data Available

Companies that participate in IPC’s North American EMS Statistical Program have access to detailed findings on EMS sales growth by type of production and company size tier, order growth and backlogs by company size tier, vertical market growth, the EMS book-to-bill ratio, 3-month and 12-month sales outlooks, and other timely data.


Interpreting the Data

The book-to-bill ratios are calculated by dividing the value of orders booked over the past three months by the value of sales billed during the same period from companies in IPC’s survey sample. A ratio of more than 1.00 suggests that current demand is ahead of supply, which is a positive indicator for sales growth over the next three to twelve months. A ratio of less than 1.00 indicates the reverse.


Year-on-year and year-to-date growth rates provide the most meaningful view of industry growth. Month-to-month comparisons should be made with caution as they reflect seasonal effects and short-term volatility. Because bookings tend to be more volatile than shipments, changes in the book-to-bill ratios from month to month might not be significant unless a trend of more than three consecutive months is apparent. It is also important to consider changes in both bookings and shipments to understand what is driving changes in the book-to-bill ratio.


IPC’s monthly EMS industry statistics are based on data provided by a representative sample of assembly equipment manufacturers selling in the USA and Canada. IPC publishes the EMS book-to-bill ratio by the end of each month.

——source: ipc.org

Our Services
products
  • electronics manufacturing services
    COMMUNICATION ELECTRONICS MANUFACTURING
    Communication Electronics Manufacturing Cloud Computing or Network Services are linked through network segments of Access, Aggregation, Metro & Core, or Last Mile to First Mile in Services Providers’ terminology & viewpoint. With inclusively its Precision Pick & Place Process (P4) Capabilities, Prime has been manufacturing communication products of: and is aimed to focus on the build of Access & Aggregation categories @ PCBA, Box and System levels, irrespective of wired (copper or fiber) & wireless media used.
  • automotive electronic systems manufacturing
    AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONIC MANUFACTURING
    3CEMS Group, being an EMS provider with intensive process capabilities, is in position to build Electronic Control Units in Automotive Category such as following & not limited to: Body & Comfort, Audio & Infotainment, Power Train & Safety, HEV/EV. Manufacturing segment in automotive industry: Dashboard & LCD Monitor, Car Audio, Voice Interface, Electronic Power Steering, Head Up Display, Engine Control Unit, Vehicle Body Control Module, HVAC Control Module, Door and Mirror Control Module, Lamp Module, Vehicle Battery Management System, HEV and EV Main Inverter, DC-DC Converter, On Board Charger.
  • MEDICAL ELECTRONICS OEM
    MEDICAL ELECTRONICS OEM
    Medical Electronics Manufacturing
  • SMART BUILDING AND IoT
    SMART BUILDING AND IoT
    Looking for better smart building, IoT electronics manufacture and design solutions?
  • OEM Measurement Equipment
    TEST MEASUREMENT EQUIPMENT
    Having rich experiences to provide OEM & ODM services to world-top tier-1 companies for test & measurement devices manufacturing.

Subscribe to the newsletter

Follow Us

welcome to 3CEMS
Please Note: We Do Not Sell Any Electronic Products.

home

products

about

contact