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  • North American EMS Industry Down 2.1 Percent in April

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    IPC announced today the April 2024 findings from its North American Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 1.42.

    Total North American EMS shipments in April 2024 were down 2.1 percent compared to the same month last year. Compared to the preceding month, April shipments decreased 1.9 percent.

    EMS bookings in April increased 33.6 percent year-over-year and increased 16.0 percent from the previous month.

    “Strong orders this month have pulled the EMS Book-to-Bill to its highest level since February 2022,” said Shawn DuBravac, IPC’s chief economist.

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