This IDC Manufacturing Insights Pivot Table presents our best estimates and forecasts for the worldwide manufacturing information technology (IT) opportunity. This Pivot Table provides IT spending forecasts for the following subindustries: aerospace and defense; automotive; base materials: chemicals, metals, and pulp and paper; consumer products; high-tech electronic components; high-tech equipment; other high tech; other discrete manufacturing; and other process manufacturing. Industry and technology definitions and methodology are also provided. Regional segmentations include Asia/Pacific, the United States, Western Europe, and the rest of the world. The data aligns with the 2H16 release of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual IT Spending Guide by Industry and Company Size.