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OE-A: Increase in sales revenues

The OE-A Business Climate Survey predicts an increase in sales revenue of 19% for the organic and printed electronics industry in the upcoming year 2015

Germany  • The industry for organic and printed electronics can look optimistically to the future. According to the second business climate survey by the Organic and Printed Electronics Association (OE-A), sales revenues will increase by 19% in 2015. These results are applicable to all areas, from material suppliers to end-users, and in all regions: Europe, Asia and the United States.

The positive sales forecasts for the upcoming year 2015 also affect other areas of business. 53% of the companies assume that their incoming orders will increase up to 20%. 47% want to continue to invest into expansion of production. There is also a bright outlook for employees in the organic and printed electronics industry: 45% of the companies want to hire additional employees in the upcoming six months. Furthermore, the survey participants want to continue to invest in R&D activities. 78% expect general growth of the industry, which

particular focus is on packaging and printing, consumer electronics, automotive, lighting, pharmaceuticals and energy. The next OE-A Business Climate Survey will be published in March 2015 during the LOPEC main press conference.

The OE-A Business Climate Survey predicts an increase in sales revenue of 19% for the organic and printed electronics industry in the upcoming year 2015
The OE-A Business Climate Survey predicts an increase in sales revenue of 19% for the organic and printed electronics industry in the upcoming year 2015

Armin Karl Geiger

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