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1985-2018



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Origins and Background

From 1988 through 2000, Saturn Electronics Corporation increased sales at an average annual rate of 25% year-over-year. This was the peak of the North American PCB Industry.

China Effect

In 2001, the North American PCB fabrication industry experienced a massive fallout:
  • 75% of sales volume moved to China;
  • 50% of fabrication capacity shut down altogether.

Pb-Free and Technologies

The mid-aughts saw a marked increase in lead free callouts.
  • 100% increase during the Aughts.

Rise and Fall of LED PCBs

The two-thousand and tens first big industry trend was LED Thermal Mangement.
  • SEC went from $21.5m in 2009 to $42.3m in 2014.

Diversified Supplier of Advanced Technologies

Since then we have continued our technology capabilities to further grow our sales and account base. As a result, we now service a wide variety of customers with needs varying from five piece quick-turn prototypes to high-volume production. Furthermore, our diverse customers’ require not only technological needs ranging from medium to fine line technology but also delivery requirements ranging from one day to three weeks.