This IDC update provides IDC's electronics manufacturing services (EMS) industry forecast from 2012 through 2016. It includes forecasts for the EMS and original design manufacturing (ODM) sectors, product segments, and regions. This update also reviews the state of the industry and our core forecast scenario and assumptions. This forecast reflects historical data through CY 3Q12 and forecast estimates from 2012 through 2016.
The forecast presented here updates the forecast published in Worldwide IDC Electronics Manufacturing Services Market Forecast Update, 2012–2016 (IDC #236168, July 2012).