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ECM

Electronic contract manufacturing
Electronic manufacturing services
EMS

Electronic manufacturing services (EMS) is a term used for companies that design, test, manufacture, distribute, and provide return/repair services for electronic components and assemblies for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The concept is also referred to as electronic contract manufacturing (ECM).
Boy Luethje, Industry and Innovation, Volume 9, Number 3, 227-247, December 2002