Process Consumables Statistical Program

The global Process Consumables Statistical Program is open to IPC-member producers of wet chemistry for PCB fabrication worldwide. The quarterly reports present the aggregate data on shipments in value, segmented by region and product category.

The program collect data on 34 product categories covering making-holes conductive processes, electroplating process, copper oxide process, final board finishes, solder mask, primary imaging products, HDI/microvia technology, developers and strippers. The quarterly reports are available in English and  Japanese.

Surveys open the first week after the quarter's end and are due by the 28th of that month. Reports are published as soon as all participants' data are collected, typically around 5 to 6 weeks after the quarter's end.

To see the current survey questions, please click on the following links:

To participate in the statistical program and obtain the survey links, please contact Ms. Piyamart Holmgren at IPC, +1 847-597-2868 or