An ever-changing technological landscape and the subsequent shifts in the consumption of audio and video content are partially responsible for the regression of the Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing industry over the past five years. The continuing offshoring movement and the increasing substitution of industry products have exacerbated the industry's decline. In the coming years, the pressures experienced by this industry are expected to continue, as companies continue offshoring their operations and import penetration rises.
This industry comprises manufacturers of electronic audio and video equipment for home entertainment systems, vehicles and public areas. This industry excludes manufacturers of photographic equipment and telephone-answering machines.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.