Table 6-2
Global value added for manufacturing industries, by selected technology level and region/country/economy: Selected years, 1995–2007
(Percent distribution)
 
Manufacturing technology level and
region/country/economy
1995 1997 1999 2001 2003 2005 2007
 
Medium high              
Global value added (current $billions) 1,394.7 1,343.5 1,313.1 1,251.6 1,462.2 1,747.8 2,127.1
All countries 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
United States 22.5 24.9 26.7 26.6 23.3 19.3 17.4
EU 31.5 31.0 31.2 29.7 32.7 31.9 32.3
Japan 23.9 20.4 20.6 19.0 17.5 16.9 13.3
China 2.7 3.6 3.5 5.0 7.1 10.2 13.4
Asia-9 6.5 6.7 5.9 6.7 7.2 8.1 8.6
All other countries 12.9 13.4 12.1 13.1 12.3 13.7 15.0
Medium low              
Global value added (current $billions) 1,352.5 1,325.3 1,277.5 1,257.9 1,464.9 1,981.5 2,518.8
All countries 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
United States 19.1 22.0 23.8 24.0 20.7 19.3 16.1
EU 31.2 29.5 30.2 28.3 30.3 28.0 28.1
Japan 23.8 19.9 18.9 17.5 15.6 13.5 9.8
China 3.5 3.9 4.1 5.6 7.4 10.0 14.2
Asia-9 7.6 8.2 7.4 7.6 8.1 9.0 9.5
All other countries 14.8 16.5 15.5 17.0 17.8 20.1 22.3
Low              
Global value added (current $billions) 1,809.3 1,766.6 1,792.2 1,743.3 1,942.2 2,229.1 2,549.7
All countries 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
United States 24.7 26.9 30.2 31.3 28.7 26.1 23.0
EU 31.5 30.2 29.5 27.3 30.4 29.7 29.8
Japan 18.8 14.8 15.0 13.9 12.1 10.7 8.3
China 2.9 4.1 4.0 5.1 6.3 8.7 11.9
Asia-9 6.0 6.3 5.7 5.7 5.8 6.0 6.5
All other countries 16.1 17.7 15.7 16.7 16.8 18.7 20.4
 

EU = European Union

NOTES: Value added is amount contributed by country, firm, or other entity to value of good or service and excludes purchases of domestic and imported materials and inputs. Technology level of manufacturing classified by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development on basis of R&D intensity of output. Asia-9 includes India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. China includes Hong Kong. EU excludes Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, and Slovenia. Percents may not add to 100% because of rounding.

SOURCES: IHS Global Insight, World Industry Service database, special tabulations (2009).

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