IPC’s Wage Rate and Salary Survey for North American Electronics Assembly Companies Open Until January 28

IPC's biennial wage rate and salary survey for the North American electronics assembly industry is open with a response deadline of January 28.

Rising Material and Labor Costs Continue to Plague Global Electronics Manufacturing Supply Chain

Ease of recruitment and profit margins declining, along with inventories
IPC’s January 2022 global electronics manufacturing supply chain sentiment report found that materials and labor costs continue to be the largest issue facing the electronics supply chain, with

Supply Chain Challenges Continue to Hamper Electronics Production

IPC releases economic outlook for January 2022
IPC’s January 2022 Economic Outlook report finds that supply chain challenges remain acute and have improved little from the previous month.

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 5.4 Percent in November

IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for November 2021
IPC announced today the November 2021 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.10.

North American EMS Industry Up 2.5 Percent in November

IPC Releases EMS Industry Results for November 2021
IPC announced today the November 2021 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.43.

North American EMS Industry Down 4.4 Percent in October

IPC Releases EMS Industry Results for October 2021
IPC announced today the October 2021 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.48.