Investment and Innovation

  • IPC supports government efforts to promote research, development, and innovation in factories of the future.  
  • IPC urges governments to take a holistic approach to supporting electronics manufacturing, as opposed to focusing on just a few links in the supply chain.
  • IPC supports tax policies, including R&D tax credits and lower corporate tax rates, that drive growth and innovation in our industry.
  • IPC advocates for strong intellectual property protection and strives to prevent counterfeit products in the supply chain through our standards initiatives and advocacy efforts.
ISSUE BRIEF
The U.S. Should Develop and Implement a Robust Manufacturing Strategy
Electronics manufacturing is on the cusp of tremendous change, driven by advancements in artificial intelligence, automation, digitization, and machine-to-machine communications.
IPC Urges Congress to Include Electronics in U.S. Tech R&D Bill
IPC sent a letter recently to the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation (CST) Committee, affirming the importance of explicitly stating support for electronics manufacturing in pending tech and competitiveness legislation.
IPC Calls for Policies to Support Factories of the Future
Electronics manufacturing is on the cusp of transformation, driven by advancements in artificial intelligence, automation, and machine-to-machine communications. Read IPC’s letter to U.S. President Joe Biden, outlining our comprehensive policy agenda to ensure the long-term growth and resilience of electronics manufacturing.