The research shows that the connector market continues to rise due to the demand for consumer electronics game consoles, MP3 players, mobile phones, LCD TVs, and digital cameras. In-Stat pointed out that the global TV set-top box market value will reach 1.3 billion US dollars in 2014. According to the DisplaySearch survey report, global TV shipments will exceed 242 million units in 2010, an increase of 15% year-on-year, and is expected to exceed 260 million units by 2014.
In order to fully realize market competition, China's connector industry is operating independently in the market. In the international market, the top ten global manufacturers of connectors have been occupied by manufacturers in the United States, Japan, France and Taiwan. From the perspective of competition, Tyco Electronics, Amphenol, Molex and other three foreign investors Enterprises occupy nearly 80% of the market space for China's mobile communication terminals and micro-miniature precision connectors for digital products.
In mainland China, there are more than 1,000 connector manufacturers, including about 300 foreign-invested companies and more than 700 local manufacturers, mainly in the Yangtze River Delta and the Pearl River Delta. Domestic local connector manufacturers are generally small in scale and weak in strength; some military industrial enterprises have advantages in technology research and development, but the product application fields are mostly concentrated in military products, and the large-scale production capacity is insufficient, which is different from the company's targeted market segments. competition.