Instrument manufacturing for measuring, testing electrical signals reached $14.1 billion in 2008

DUBLIN, 12 Dec. 2009. Research and Markets presents Supplier Relations US LLC's report, "Instrument Manufacturing for Measuring and Testing Electricity and Electrical Signals Industry in the U.S. and its International Trade." The industry's revenue for the year 2008 was approximately $14.1 billion, with an estimated gross profit of 30.29 percent. Import was valued at $5.1 billion USD from 123 countries. The industry also exported $7.3 billion of merchandise to 200 countries.

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DUBLIN, 12 Dec. 2009. Research and Markets has added Supplier Relations US LLC's new report, "Instrument Manufacturing for Measuring and Testing Electricity and Electrical Signals Industry in the U.S. and its International Trade [Q4 2009 Edition]," to its portfolio.

The report provides the updated data and analysis on the industry's key financial data, cost and pricing, competitive landscape, industry structure, and trends and opportunities. This latest December update on test and measurement provides the data necessary to make informed forecasts and planning for 2010.

In 2008, the value of imported products within this industry into the U.S. has been relatively high, at approximately 40 percent of U.S. production. Because of this reliance on imports, the report covers the foreign trade statistics including the top 25 countries the U.S. imports from and their respective import values.

This industry exhibits a high amount of trade activity, because in 2008, the value of exported products within this industry into the U.S. has also been relatively high, at approximately 50 percent of U.S. production. This reliance on exports is also covered in the report's foreign trade statistics.

This 177-page report includes the most recent information on the domestic market, global market, and overseas growth opportunities. This current report contains the most current data available, such as monthly shipments, inventory and trade data through September 2009, and sophisticated forecasts up to 2013 accounting for the affects of the recent economic recession.

The report includes industry data on the following major categories:

Executive Summary
Industry Income Statement
Industry Balance Sheet
Capital Expenditure
Industry Cost Analysis
Industry Pricing Analysis
Industry Foreign Trade
Industry Structure
Competitive Landscape

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing instruments for measuring and testing the characteristics of electricity and electrical signals. Examples of products made by these establishments are circuit and continuity testers, volt meters, ohm meters, wattmeters, multimeters, and semiconductor test equipment.

The industry's revenue for the year 2008 was approximately $14.1 billion USD, with an estimated gross profit of 30.29 percent. Import was valued at $5.1 billion USD from 123 countries. The industry also exported $7.3 billion USD worth of merchandise to 200 countries. Adding import value to and subtracting export value from the industry's shipment value, the total domestic demand for the industry in 2008 was $11.9 billion USD.

This 177-page report contains unparalleled research on this industry in breadth and depth. With a macroeconomic perspective, the report provides a fresh and comprehensive view of the industry. The report's supply and demand data covers both U.S. shipments and international trade while taking into consideration the industry's capacity utilization.

The industry-level income statements, balance sheets, and capital expenditure analysis contain all the elements needed for financial benchmarking. In the cost analysis section, 50 upstream industries are analyzed to offer insight into the supply chain cost structure. For the channel and pricing structure, 28 downstream industries are analyzed.

The competitive landscape section provides the number of companies and their revenue share within the industry, the market concentration, and a list of major players. All related trade associations, industry standards, and trade publications are also listed.

Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, manufacturers, international top consulting firms, major retailers and wholesalers, professional trade associations, financial corporations, universities, governmental entities, start-ups and individuals. We are committed to providing the highest level of quality to all our clients and assure your satisfaction in the report delivering as promised.

This industry report includes detailed information on:

Industry's major players
Organizations that set standards for the industry
Government agencies that regulate and monitor policies related to the industry
Trade associations, including educational institutions
Trade publications
Trade shows and organizers
Sources of the information
This information includes the name of the company or organization, a description of the organization and how it is related to the industry, and a URL link to its Web site.

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