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Electronics Superstars (14 May 2004)

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Has it ever crossed your mind that many well known, foreign brand household items are made of HK manufactured components? The episode features Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd., a manufacturer of electrical products and drills, which has become one of the top ten best-managed companies in the world. Another young entrepreneur has adopted the new American concept to start a factory-less enterprise to cooperate with the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in the development of medical products for household usage. The electronics industry has entered a new era of high-level management.Hong Kong ’ s electronics industry started in the late 50s using components from Japan for the assembly of radios. Today, it is into product development and manufacturing advanced electronic products such as circuit boards and micro-chips. It also aims to attract more management expertise and business strategists to combat the challenge of falling prices in the electronics sector.

Program: 
Hong Kong Industries
Publish Date: 
Friday, May 14, 2004
Station: 
RTHK
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