Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Few people in Australia are comfortable repairing their own computer, and in recent years, fewer small companies are repairing their own electronic equipment products. While consumers continue to view internal operations of computers as complicated, this has not translated to increased demand for the Computer and Electronic Equipment Repair industry. There have also been two clear shifts in business operations that spell trouble for the long-term viability of computer and electronic equipment maintenance. The tendency to lease computers and electronic equipment rather than buy them often means that these products are replaced when (or before) they malfunction... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The industry geographic distribution is largely influenced by population levels and business numbers. Based on this, the industry is dominant on the eastern seaboard, with New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland estimated to account for 80.2% of industry revenue in 2014-15, and 80.8% of industry establishments. These states account for a high proportion of small and large businesses, which require computer and electronic equipment repair and maintenance services. The high population levels in these states also drive household demand for PC and laptop repairs and maintenance by the industry.
The other states and territories tend to follow similar patterns, particularly based on population levels... purchase to read more