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Contract electronics manufacturing (EMS) finance risk

Contract electronics manufacturing services (EMS) is capital intensive with most electronics contract manufacturers using revolving lines of credit to fund manufacturing operations. Many large and small contract electronics providers in industry are now facing challenges related to replacing maturing high …
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Avnet adds no value confirms Texas Instruments: How OEMs save and why more component vendors will follow TI strategy

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I’ve managed contract electronics divisions for years and noticed long ago the cozy relationship electronics components distributors like Avnet, Arrow, Future, TTI, Mouser and others have with EMS manufacturers. Beyond moving boxes around, distributors add no real value to OEM …
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Mexico hourly manufacturing wages, labor productivity, electronic industry infrastructure v Asian nations

Details on manufacturing cost and challenges facing
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Profit margins in PCB electronics assembly quotes for EMS manufacturing costs vs. OEM pricing

When determining EMS manufacturing profit margins for SMT and printed circuit board (PCB) assembly, contract electronics solutions providers will quote OEM prospects the contract manufacturer’s labor and assembly price with labor margin, material pricing (also with material margin) plus, total …
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What’s happening in the EMS manufacturing market today

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The strength of EMS manufacturers is managing routine operations in the hardware manufacturing supply chain. But they are unable to grasp control in situations demanding originality. EMS providers build to customer specs, and without artificial intelligence every EMS manufacturer will …
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India smartphone market subject to telecom infrastructure and suitable contract electronics providers

Indian contract electronics industry has faced ongoing challenges for years, and just as one segment appears to be savior for some EMS manufacturers in India targeting smartphone markets, the capital intensive nature of telecom infrastructure needed to support the greater …
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Customs duties aim to boost contract electronics manufacturing in India

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Ways Indian government is helping EMS providers in India boost sales and operating margins to grow top line revenues.
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Vietnam ranking among ASEAN electronics exporters

With the ongoing US-China trade war and manufacturing costs increasing in China, opportunities for ASEAN countries to further participate in electronics regional and global value chain contribution has grown. Vietnam, for example, has climbed the ranks as a key electronics …
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Trade agreements evolve in Asia-Pacific as China manufacturing exit gains momentum

With ongoing trade and tariff disputes between the US and China, bilateral trade agreements are becoming newsworthy much more often. Vietnam and other ASEAN and South East Asia destinations are attracting manufacturing attention. Key Asia-Pacific bilateral agreements For the above …
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How tariffs are changing US imports markets in China, Mexico, EU, Canada

Comparing China, EU, Mexico, and Canada percentage of imports from the US, China has declined considerably in 2019 while Canada’s imports from the US have grown more than imports for Mexico, although Mexico’s share still remains larger than Canada’s share. …
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