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Manufacturing Technology

Manufacturing of metals and plastics; Trading of metals and plastics; Related manufacturing services; ...

Covers :
1. Manufacturing sector
   - Plant maintenance section of food, beverage and tobacco manufacturing industries
   - Manufacture of basic metals
   - Manufacture of fabricated metal products and metal toys
   - Manufacture of machinery and equipment
   - Manufacture of medical equipment
   - Manufacture of electrical equipment
   - Repair and installation of machinery and equipment
   - Other manufacturing services
   - Plastic toys
   - Plastic domestic utensils
   - Plastic cases and parts
   - Plastic bags (except handbags)
   - Plastic products
2. Trading sector
   - Wholesale, import & export of machinery, equipment
   - Import & export of toys, plastics products, decorative ornaments and flowers
3. Engineering services related to metals/plastics industry
4. Education institutes in related discipline
5. Major plastic resin suppliers and design firms of plastics products

Manufacturing Technology Inner Banner

Year 2018 Tooltips

Technologist / Managerial Tooltips

0

Technician / Supervisory Tooltips

0

Craftsman Tooltips

0

Operative Tooltips

0

Unskilled

0

Total

0

Technologist / Managerial Tooltips

0

Vacancy rate: 0.7%

Technician / Supervisory Tooltips

0

Vacancy rate: 1.6%

Craftsman Tooltips

0

Vacancy rate: 1.1%

Operative Tooltips

0

Vacancy rate: 3.0%

Unskilled

0

Vacancy rate: 0.5%

Total

0

Vacancy rate: 1.4%

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Technologist / Managerial Tooltips

0

Technician / Supervisory Tooltips

0

Craftsman Tooltips

0

Operative Tooltips

0

Unskilled

0

Total

0

Monthly Income Tooltips

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Preferred Education Tooltips

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Technologist / Managerial Tooltips

63.8%First Degree

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Technician / Supervisory Tooltips

39.1%Sub-degree

24.3%Secondary 4 - 7

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Craftsman Tooltips

42.1%Diploma/Certificate

44.6%Secondary 4 - 7

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Manpower Demand

Technologist / Managerial

Average Annual Growth

0

2018

Actual

0

2022

Forecast

0

Note(s):
(1) The figures included employees and vacancies.
(2) The manpower forecast is based on the historical manpower survey data, together with the market trends in a longer term, technological developments of the industry and other social-economic determinants.

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Technician / Supervisory

Average Annual Growth

0

2018

Actual

0

2022

Forecast

0

Note(s):
(1) The figures included employees and vacancies.
(2) The manpower forecast is based on the historical manpower survey data, together with the market trends in a longer term, technological developments of the industry and other social-economic determinants.

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Craftsman

Average Annual Growth

0

2018

Actual

0

2022

Forecast

0

Note(s):
(1) The figures included employees and vacancies.
(2) The manpower forecast is based on the historical manpower survey data, together with the market trends in a longer term, technological developments of the industry and other social-economic determinants.

 

All the percentages are rounded to nearest 0.1%.

Report

Manufacturing Technology Industry - 2018 Manpower Survey Report Image
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • 2018 Manpower Survey Report

Enlarging Technological Capability for Smart Manufacturing

With a rather stable manpower situation, the industry identified the training gaps in automated manufacturing, robotic technologies, innovative material and product development and data analytics to keep the industry evolving.

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  • Manufacturing Technology
  • 2021 Manpower Update Report

No Longer a Blue Collar but Innovative and Tech-driven

An important way for Hong Kong’s manufacturing technology industry to enhance its industrial competitiveness is to exercise innovative power in high-value added products and nurture a good mix of a tech-savvy team specialising in Industry 4.0, the inevitable trend to go for manufacturers, with a team of multi-disciplinary talents professional in international project management. These ingredients blending together will bring out the innovation-centric and technological image and career of the manufacturing technology industry, which attract new entrants to join.