Atlanta, GA — ECIA reports CY18 global passive sales (capacitors, inductors and resistors) up 25.2% in dollars and up 16.7% in units. Average selling price improved 7.3%. Units sales were 7.4 trillion units totaling $32.1 billion. Capacitor sales were up 12.5% in units and 27.9% in dollars. Average selling price improved 13.7%. Inductors sales were up 4.6% in units and 5.4% in dollars. Average selling price improved 0.8%. Resistor sales were up 23.7% in units and 41.1% in dollars. Average selling price improved 14.0%. The graph illustrates the breakout of passive sales by geographic region.
ECIA members can view an Executive Summary of the World Passives Sales Reports on the ECIA Website in the Knowledge Center section. Report participants can view the complete report.