Component Orders Remain Stable Amid Uncertainty

May 2003
Circuits Assembly;May2003, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p16
Trade Publication
Cites findings of a study by Electronic Components, Assemblies and Materials Association (ECA)according to which component orders remained flat in the first quarter of 2003 amid concerns such as the war in Iraq and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. Factors that affected consumer spending and confidence; Corporate profile of ECA.


Related Articles

  • REPORT: MOTHER'S DAY NO PANACEA FOR CONSUMER ELECTRONICS. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;5/4/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 18, p5 

    The article highlights a report on consumer electronics spending during Mother's day in 2009. According to the report, which was released by IBISWorld, sales of consumer electronics are expected to decrease by nearly 37 percent in Mother's Day 2009. The report also claimed that the economic...

  • CE Still Safe From Pricey Petrol. Wolf, Alan // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;6/20/2005, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p22 

    The article reports that record-high gasoline prices haven't yet impacted the market demand for consumer electronic products. According to a recent survey commissioned by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), 59 percent of households reported that they have not reduced their...

  • CEA: CONSUMERS PULL BACK ON CE SPENDING. Gruenwedel, Erik // Home Media Magazine;3/2/2009, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p6 

    This article explains that based on the data released by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) as of March 2, 2009 consumer expectations about technology and electronics spending continue to decline. CEA revealed that confidence in consumer electronics and technology spending declined by...

  • DTV Market 'Booming' Despite, Or Because Of, Economy: iSuppli.  // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;9/3/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 18, p17 

    The article reports on the growth of the digital television (DTV) market because of the unsteady macroeconomic situation, according to market research firm iSuppli. The market research firm said that shipments of DTV are expected to reach 138.97 million units in 2008 and up to 252.7 million...

  • How Tech's "Long Tail" Is Changing Business. Summerfield, Brian // Certification Magazine;Sep2006, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p42 

    The article discusses the implication of the long tail concept of technology for business enterprises. Long tail is the lower end of distribution and consumption in business. It is getting a significant amount of attention in the 21st century because of the impact of technology. This can be...

  • State of the Industry. DuBravac, Shawn // Appliance Design;Aug2013, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p32 

    The article offers the author's insights on the implications for the consumer technology industry. The author cites that there is 2.2 percent economic growth in the U.S. in 2013, yet, still under the trend growth for the country. He says that as the economy develops, consumers will search to...

  • CE/Majap Retailers' Turn To Home Products Spurs Growth. Smith, Steve // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;3/3/2014, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p21 

    The article looks at the adoption of independent consumer electronics retailers in the U.S. of home products categories to improve sales, store traffic, and profits. Bedding and furniture are cited as the most popular in the furniture category. The opportunity for appliance and electronics...

  • Choice Goal Attainment and Decision and Consumption Satisfaction. Heitmann, Mark; Lehmann, Donald R; Herrmann, Andreas // Journal of Marketing Research (JMR);May2007, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p234 

    Several individual, social-setting, and choice-set factors have been shown to be related to satisfaction. This article argues that these factors operate through a set of choice goals. Using panel data on purchasers of consumer electronics, the authors examine how five goals (justifiability,...

  • Some Markets Have Hit Saturation, But Room For Growth Remains. Bursky, David // Electronic Design;7/22/2002, Vol. 50 Issue 15, p24 

    Editorial. Comments on the electronic industry's cycle of consumer saturation. Analysis on the level of saturation; Influence of the economy on the quantities of products; Effects of market saturation on market improvement.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics