Connector Industry Reports

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Connector Industry Forecast

Published: September 2019

Connector Industry Forecast

  • How is the connector industry anticipated to perform in 2019? How does this compare to performance in 2018? How will this compare to performance in 2024?
  • Which market sectors and sub-sectors will show the greatest growth in 2019, in 2024?
  • Which market sectors and sub-sectors if any, are anticipated to contract?
  • What outside factors are affecting connector growth in 2019? What factors may affect growth in 2019 and beyond?
  • Historically, how did 2018’s performance impact demand? How did currency fluctuations impact 2018 in sales dollars? How are they impacting 2019 in sales dollars? Has connector confidence waned in the last six or 12 months?
  • What market and sales trends will prevail in 2019 and beyond and why?

Bishop & Associates newest research report, Connector Industry Forecast reviews total world connector sales in 2018 and provides a comprehensive analysis by region and market sector of projected connector sales for 2019 through 2024. With connector sales broken down by region, market sector and sub-sector, this report provides a detailed analysis in US dollars of the world connector industry.

Be aware and prepared for the head- and tailwinds that are impacting the connector market in 2019 and beyond, order your copy of the Connector Industry Forecast.

World Automotive Connector Market

Published: August 2019

World Automotive Connector Market

Which Automotive Systems are Going to Drive the Growth in the Automotive Sector? What Effect has the Broader Acceptance of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles had on the Automotive Connector Market?

  • Will growth of automotive connectors continue to outpace other end-use equipment sectors?
  • Which automotive systems and sub-sectors of the automotive connector market will show the greatest growth over the next 5-years?
  • Which regions and countries are accelerating this growth?
  • By automotive system, connector type, and type, where will the greatest focus lie?

With a market share of over 24%, automotive connectors represent the largest market sector for connectors. This market sector has also consistently been one of the fastest growing sectors, a result of a worldwide increase in production of both conventional and electric vehicles and an increase in vehicle electronics, primarily in infotainment and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). Bishop & Associates newest research report, World Automotive Connector Market, examines this dynamic market, providing a quantitative and qualitive analysis by region of the world, key country, application, and connector type.

Connector Industry Yearbook

Published: August 2019

Each year, Bishop & Associates prepares the Connector Industry Yearbook based on annual reports provided by publicly traded connector companies.

Income statements and balance sheets are consolidated for the past 10 years, 5 years, and most current year, providing benchmarks on the industry and the overall performance of the public connector companies. Featured in each issue are: consolidated history of the public companies, fifteen-year history of performance by company (including industry averages), and a chronological description of important 2018 industry events.

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The Bishop Report (Single User License)

Published: July 2019

Published monthly, The Bishop Report is one of the best, and most relied upon, sources of information on the world connector industry. Each year, Bishop & Associates analyzes the North American, Japanese, Asia-Pacific, and European electronic connector markets by region, country, end-use equipment, and product line. Additionally, The Bishop Report provides detailed forecasts for each of these world connector markets.

An important feature in The Bishop Report is the How's Business updates covering the performance and profitability of the connector industry. Each quarter, Bishop & Associates recaps information derived from public and proprietary sources to provide the industry with current, and projected trends in both sales and profits.

Connector News Briefs (50 to 75 News Briefs a Year) are emailed to you when important news events occur that influence the connector industry. This service is free with your subscription to The Bishop Report.

You may also add on a subscription to The Connector Industry Yearbook. This report is based on annual reports provided by publicly traded connector companies. Income statements and balance sheets are consolidated for the past ten (10) years, (5) years, and most current year, providing benchmarks on the industry and the overall performance of the public connector companies.

The Bishop Report and Connector Industry Yearbook (Single user license)

Published: July 2019

Published monthly, The Bishop Report is one of the best and most relied upon sources of information on the world connector industry. Each year, Bishop & Associates analyzes the North American, Japanese, Asia-Pacific, and European electronic connector markets by region, country, end-use equipment, and product line. Additionally, The Bishop Report provides detailed forecasts for each of these world connector markets.

Another important feature of The Bishop Report is the How's Business updates on the performance and profitability of the connector industry. Each quarter, Bishop & Associates recaps' information derived from public and proprietary sources to provide the industry with current, and projected trends in both sales and profits.

Connector News Briefs (50 to 75 News Briefs a Year) are emailed to you when important news events occur that influence the connector industry. This service is free with your subscription to The Bishop Report.

The Connector Industry Yearbook report is based on annual reports provided by publicly traded connector companies. Income statements and balance sheets are consolidated for the past ten (10) years, (5) years, and most current year, providing benchmarks on the industry and the overall performance of the public connector companies.

Top 100 Connector Manufacturers

Published: July 2019

In 2018, the Top 100 Connector Manufacturers Accounted for over 92% of the Total Electronic Connector Market.

  • Who were the top 100 connector manufacturers in total sales?
  • Who were the top 10 connector manufacturers and what percentage of the total connector market did they account for in 2018, the top 50 connector manufacturers?
  • Which connector manufacturers had the greatest sales in the telecom/datacom sector, the industrial sector or the automotive sector?
  • Who was the leader in fiber optic connector sales, RF connector sales or circular connector sales?
  • By location of headquarters or base of origin, in which region do the largest connector manufacturers reside?
  • Which connector manufacturers showed the greatest year-over-year growth, the greatest year-over-year decline?

This new research report from Bishop & Associates provides answers to these questions and many more. This report analyzes by region, market sector, and product type the top 100 connector manufacturers of 2018. The report also provides detailed statistics that benchmark the leading connector manufacturers. Know the connector companies that made the greatest impact in 2018, order your copy of the Top 100 Connector Manufacturers.

The World's Connector Companies (Corporate License)

Published: June 2019

The World's Connector Companies

The World's Connector Companies (WCC) website contains profiles of over 700 worldwide connector companies, identifying annual sales, products manufactured, markets served, headquarters location, website URL, number of employees, plant locations, company leadership, company history, and more.

The WCC website provides the ability to create selection criteria to view a subset of the companies based on annual sales, products, markets and regions. Each query results in a report of companies matching only the defined criteria. The resulting report may be printed, or saved to a file, to share with others.

The annual subscription includes a corporate license allowing an unlimited number of subscribers from the same company to access the website.

Demonstration

If you would like a demonstration of the site, contact Lynda Nolen at lnolen@bishopinc.com.

World Consumer Market for Connectors 2019

Published: June 2019

World Consumer Market

for Connectors 2019

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  • How has the consumer appliance market changed over the last five years? How is this market anticipated to change in the next five years, the next 10-years? What factors are driving these changes? What role do interconnect products play in the future of the consumer appliance market?
  • What is driving the rise and fall of the personal computer and tablets market, the consumer mobile phone and watch markets? Over the next ten years, which of these markets have the potential for the greatest growth in units? How will this growth affect the number of connectors currently being consumed in the manufacturing of these products?
  • What unique product enhancements will drive the growth of the television market? Which I/O’s will prevail, and which ones will be replaced or incorporated into other connector products? How will these changes affect the number of connectors used in this market?

Bishop & Associates latest research report, World Consumer Market for Connectors - 2019 examines the technology, products, and outside influences that are shaping the consumer market. Individual chapters are devoted to the connected home appliance market, consumer mobile phone and watch markets, as well as the HD/UHDTV from 1080P to 8K, and the personal computer and tablet markets.