Published On: Wed, Mar 19th, 2014

EMS and ODM market to be worth $367.6 billion in 2015


DALLAS, USA: offers “Global and China EMS and ODM Industry Report, 2013-2014″ research report in its store. The EMS and ODM market valued in excess of $363.8 billion in fiscal 2013.

The EMS and ODM market encompasses telecommunications and network equipment, followed by communications terminals (mobile phone), computers (including desktop PC, laptop, Tablet PC), computer peripherals (including HDD, display, printer, etc.), consumer electronics (TV sets, game consoles) , industrial electronics, automotive electronics, medical and defense electronics.

In the forthcoming five years, the mobile phone market will stand for the hugest growth potentials in the EMS and ODM industry. A case in point here is the success of Xiaomi that focuses on marketing hype and brand promotion while entirely outsources manufacturing to its contract vendors that propels EMS and ODM services.

Xiaomi’s remarkable achievement stimulates a large number of mobile phone companies to follow suit, which opens a wide space for EMS and ODM vendors. Samsung and LG may commission EMS and ODM vendors to conduct manufacturing partly. The EMS and ODM market size of communication terminals is expected to jump from $30.8 billion in fiscal 2013 to $35.2 billion in 2017.

In the global EMS and ODM industry, there are about 300-350 companies with high industrial concentration. Top eight enterprises occupy about 81 percent market share and seize large customers. Consequently, medium-sized enterprises find it hard to see growth.

By way of its corporate headquarters, Taiwan acts as the core of the global electronics industry. In the world, about 75 percent of EMS and ODM vendors are Taiwanese companies represented by Hon Hai, Quanta, Pegatron, Compal, Wistron, Inventec, New Kinpo and Universal Scientific Industrial (ASE) successively by revenue ranking.


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EMS and ODM market to be worth $367.6 billion in 2015