And how its misuse eradicates valuable business opportunities.
While there can be pockets of higher margin business, the electronics manufacturing services industry is for the most part a fairly low margin industry.
For the first time in years we see parity in the Eastern US among EMS factories from Asia, Mexico and the US. This EMS market condition will permit American OEMs (the EMS industry refers to OEMs as customers) to have more EMS pathways to choose from. Now more than ever, such EMS assignments will require deeper investigation relating to the OEMs’ evaluation of manufacturing strategies.