|Electronics is now the largest industry in China, growing at an annual rate of 20% annually – three times the country’s GDP growth rate.
|Current worldwide economic conditions and the necessity to remain competitive has prompted more overseas companies to shift manufacturing to China. One-third of the electronic OEM manufacturing activities in the world are currently assembled in China.
|China is now the second largest IC consuming country in the world.
|Eight semiconductor foundries are under construction and and another 20 are planned across the country in the next 10 years.
|China is the number 1 producer of computer peripherals and printers in the world.
|China is now the second largest PC market in the world after the U.S.
|*2008 – Reed Business Information Asia (HK)