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TechValidate Research on IPC

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1,238 Customers Surveyed

9,863 Data Points Collected

13 Published TechFacts

11 Published Charts



Selected Research Highlights


IPC Training and Certification Customer Statistic

Electronics Companies See Significant Employee Benefit in IPC Training & Certification

72% of surveyed Small Business, Medium Enterprise, and Large Enterprise electronics industry companies enrolled in IPC Training and Certification to improve workforce knowledge of IPC standards.

72%

IPC Training and Certification Customer Research

Top Three Reasons to Enroll Employees in IPC Training & Certification

What business challenges led you to enroll your employees in IPC Training and Certification?

Lack of employee knowledge in electronics/printed circuit boards (PCB)
57%
Customer contract requirements
46%
Differentiation between good and defective PCB/assemblies
40%

IPC Customer Research

IPC Standards Drive Quality and Reliability

What operational benefits have you seen by using IPC Standards?

Improved quality of electronic assemblies
73%
Improved reliability of electronic assemblies
61%
Improved business’ ability to stay competitive
52%
Supply chain risks mitigated
24%
Supply chain costs reduced
13%

IPC Customer Satisfaction

9 out of 10 Small Businesses Recommends IPC

90% of surveyed Small Business electronics industry organizations are likely to recommend IPC.*



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About IPC

Since 1957, IPC — Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has been guiding the electronic interconnection industry through its dramatic changes. A global trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its more than 3,700 member companies, IPC represents all facets of the industry including design, printed board manufacturing, and electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry.

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