New Report: Connector Industry Forecast 2017-2022

How is the connector industry performing in 2017? How is the connector industry anticipated to perform in 2018 and beyond? Which markets and sub-sectors are showing the most growth in 2017, in 2022? What outside factors affected connector growth in 2016? In 2017? Historically, how is 2017’s performance impacting demand? What market trends will prevail ……Read More »

New Report: Top 100 Cable Assembly Companies

In 2016, Industry Sales of Cable Assemblies Totaled Nearly $140 Billion! Who came out on top? What countries were home to these companies? What were their total sales by region? How much of the industry do the Top 100 represent? Know your competitors and know your acquisition targets. Who are the biggest companies out there ……Read More »

Top 100 Account for 93% of Connector Market

World sales of connectors reached $54.1 billion in 2016 with the Top 100 largest connector companies achieving sales of $50.5 billion (93.3% of world demand). The Top 10 had sales of $32.4 billion (59.8% of world demand). There are twenty-six connector companies based in North America ranked in the Top 100. TE Connectivity is the ……Read More »

Connector Industry in Sweet Spot- Profitability Soars

We are in an especially good business environment for profitable growth in the connector space. World connector sales are up 10.6% in the first half of 2017. Connector prices are stable and there is no price erosion. Raw material costs are stable with only modest increases. All factors combine for a great environment for profits. ……Read More »

Top 100 Connector Manufacturers

In 2016, the Top 100 Connector Manufacturers accounted for more than 93% of the total electronic connector market. Purchase Bishop & Associates’ newest research report, Top 100 Connector Manufacturers for 2016 for more detailed answers to: Who were the top 10 connector manufacturers in total sales? What percentage of sales did the top 10 connector ……Read More »

2017 Connector Industry Yearbook

Each year, Bishop & Associates prepares the Connector Industry Yearbook based on annual reports provided by publicly traded connector companies. Income statements and balance sheets are consolidated for the past 10 years, 5 years, and most current year, providing benchmarks on the industry and the overall performance of the public connector companies. This report features: ……Read More »

2017 Connector Industry Forecast

How did the connector industry perform in 2016? How is the connector industry anticipated to perform in 2017 and beyond? Which markets and sub-sectors will show the most growth in 2017, in 2022? What outside factors affected connector growth in 2016? What factors may affect growth in 2017 and beyond? Historically, how did 2016’s performance ……Read More »

The World Cable Assembly Market

What are the growth markets and regions for cable assemblies in the next five years? Which regions, markets, and cable assembly types have the highest growth prospects? What technical and economic trends are affecting the cable assembly industry? What cable assembly types are being used by market sector and region? Where should business investments be ……Read More »

2017 World Connector Market Handbook

In 2016, connectors used in the automotive end-use equipment sector accounted for 23.6% of all electronic connectors. How does this compare to five years ago? Ten years ago? How have other end-use equipment sectors performed over the last decade? How does this relate to the overall growth of the connector industry? Which product types gained ……Read More »