ICT Manufacturing


Overall Scores

40 of the largest ICT manufacturing companies in the world were assessed against the CHRB’s ICT manufacturing Methodology. For all 40 companies this is their first time being benchmarked by the CHRB. The average results are low compared to companies that were previously benchmarked, with an average score of 18%. No company in the ICT manufacturing group scores above 50% and more than two thirds score below 20%.

Total 40



Companies in this band

Highest score >> Lowest score: Applied Materials, Qualcomm, Kyocera, HOYA Corporation, Microchip Technology, BOE Technology Group, Amphenol Corporation, TE Connectivity, Western Digital, Broadcom, Largan Precision, Keyence Corp.


Companies in this band

Highest score >> Lowest score: Tokyo Electron, Micron Technology, Canon Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd. (Foxconn), Amazon.com, Inc., Corning Ing, SK Hynix, Lam Research, Murata Manufacturing, Analog Devices, Hitachi Ltd., Infineon Technologies AG, Nintendo, Skyworks Solutions, NVIDIA Corporation.


Companies in this band

Highest score >> Lowest score: NXP Semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, Nokia, Texas Instruments Inc., ASML Holding.


Companies in this band

Highest score >> Lowest score: Samsung Electronics, Intel Corporation, Apple Inc, Ericsson, Cisco Systems, Inc.


Companies in this band

Highest score >> Lowest score: Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Microsoft Corporation, HP Inc.


Score Range (%)

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Measurement Theme Performance

The graphic below shows the average score in points by Measurement Theme for ICT Manufacturing companies. ICT Manufacturing companies are scoring lowest on average in Measurement Theme C (Remedies and Grievance Mechanisms).


2019 Key Findings Report

In the Key Findings Report you can find the highest and lowest scoring companies in each industry by measurement theme, analysis of trends, and emerging practice.

The 2019 Key Findings Report is supported by a technical annex which provides more detailed information about the 2019 assessment process. The Technical Annex to the 2019 CHRB is available in our News section.