Asia-Pacific IT spending by manufacturing companies to reach $22 bln by 2010

APEJ manufacturing IT spending was valued at $15.0 bln in 2005 and is expected to reach $22.0 bln in 2010 at a CAGR of 7.7%. The top three sub-industry segment within APEJ in terms of IT expenditure is high-tech, automotive and chemical, Manufacturing Insights reports.