Introduction Global Technology Hardware & Equipment industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2006-10, and forecast to 2015). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Global technology hardware & equipment market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information. Highlights The technology hardware and equipment industry group comprises the communications equipment, computers & peripherals, electronic equipment & instruments and office electronics industries. Market values reflect end-user spending. All currency conversions are calculated at constant average annual 2010 exchange rates. The global technology hardware and equipment industry had total revenue of $ 2,530.9 billion in 2010, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.4% for the period spanning 2006-2010. Electronic equipment & instruments sales proved the most lucrative for the global technology hardware & equipment industry in 2010, with total revenues of $ 1,767.7 billion, equivalent to 69.8% of the industry?s overall value. The performance of the industry is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 7.6% for the five-year period 2010-2015, which is expected
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