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Development of the Global and Taiwanese IT Hardware Industry, 2021 and Beyond

  • Report
  • 19 Pages
  • December 2021
  • Region: Global, Taiwan
  • Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute (MIC)
  • ID: 5514149

The COVID-19 outbreak has had a huge impact on the information industry worldwide as it has successively affected both supply and demand sides. This has plunged the global economy into recession. Despite the hardest hits on the economy, production value of the global IT hardware industry has been benefited from the increasing stay-at-home demand since 2020 amid the pandemic, except desktop computers. Among them, notebook computers performed the best and desktop computers the worse.

This report provides an overview of the development of the global and Taiwan IT hardware industry and industry sectors, including desktop computing, notebook computer, server, and motherboard; examines highlighted topics and future development trends of the industry.

List of Topics

  • In retrospect to the performance of the global and Taiwan IT hardware industry in 2020 compared to 2019
  • Development of the global and Taiwan IT hardware industry, touching on notebook computer, desktop computer, motherboard, and server production volume in 2021 and CAGR for the period 2021-2024
  • Development of the Taiwanese IT hardware industry for the period 2010-2020 and includes production value forecast for the period 2021-2025


Table of Contents

1. Product Scope and Definition
2. IT Industry Overview
2.1 Global Industry
2.2 Taiwanese Industry Overview

3. Introduction to the Global IT Hardware Industry4. Introduction to the Taiwanese IT Hardware Industry
5. Highlighted Topics
5.1 Business Opportunities of AI Identity Recognition Technology amid the Post-COVID-19
5.1.1 The Adoption of a Real-Name Authentication System to Ensure Fair Distribution of Resources
5.1.2 Masked Face Recognition Resolves the Pain Point for the Public and Enterprises
5.2 The New Normal in the Post-Pandemic Era and the Countermeasures
5.2.1 The Pandemic Redefines Social Solidarity and Promotes A Zero-Touch Economy
5.2.2 Prepare Taiwan's Digital Infrastructure and Assist the Service Industry to Enhance Its Digital Power
5.2.3 The Pandemic Strengthens Smart City Governance and Drives Business Opportunities from Resilient Technology Applications
5.2.4 The Governments Take the Lead in Building Resilient Cities and Implementing International Sustainable Development Goals
5.3 The Impact and Changes of the COVID-19 on Production Operations
5.4.1 Comparison of the Strategies Between Cloud Service Providers
5.4.2 Development of cloud service providers

6. Future Outlook
6.1 Outlook for the Global IT Hardware Industry
6.2 Outlook for the Taiwanese IT Hardware Industry

AppendixList of Companies
List of Tables
Table 1: Taiwanese Major IT Hardware Production Value Performance in 2020
Table 2: Global and Taiwanese Notebook PC, Desktop PC, Motherboard and Server Production Volume Performance in 2021

List of Figures
Figure 1: Taiwanese IT Hardware Industry Production Value, 2010-2020
Figure 2: Taiwanese Desktop PC, Notebook PC, Server, and Motherboard, 2018-2020
Figure 3: Production Value of the Taiwan IT Hardware Industry, 2019-2025



Companies Mentioned

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes:

  • Amazon
  • AMD
  • ARM
  • ASUS
  • Broadcom
  • Gigabyte
  • Google
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • MSI
  • MTK
  • Nvidia
  • NXP
  • Qualcomm
  • Samsung


Primary research with a holistic, cross-domain approach

The exhaustive primary research methods are central to the value that the analyst delivers. A combination of questionnaires and on-site visits to the major manufacturers provides a first view of the latest data and trends. Information is subsequently validated by interviews with the manufacturers' suppliers and customers, covering a holistic industry value chain. This process is backed up by a cross-domain team-based approach, creating an interlaced network across numerous interrelated components and system-level devices to ensure statistical integrity and provide in-depth insight.

Complementing primary research is a running database and secondary research of industry and market information. Dedicated research into the macro-environmental trends shaping the ICT industry also allows the analyst to forecast future development trends and generate foresight perspectives. With more than 20 years of experience and endeavors in research, the methods and methodologies include:


  • Component supplier interviews
  • System supplier interviews
  • User interviews
  • Channel interviews
  • IPO interviews
  • Focus groups
  • Consumer surveys
  • Production databases
  • Financial data
  • Custom databases


  • Technology forecasting and assessment
  • Product assessment and selection
  • Product life cycles
  • Added value analysis
  • Market trends
  • Scenario analysis
  • Competitor analysis