Chinese companies “capture” the European smartphone market

Китайские компании "захватывают" европейский рынок смартфонов

Company Canalys has published the results of a study of the European smartphone market in 2018. According to experts, from October until December in Europe have implemented 56,6 million smartphones, which is 2.3% less than in the same period in 2018.

On the official website Canalys says that the largest supplier of smartphones was Samsung with a share of 28.7%. In second place is Apple, which showed the result of 14.7%. Well and closes the three leaders of Huawei, which controls 13.3% of the European market.

For the year overall, sales of smartphones amounted to 197 million units. The fall in the annual rate was at 4%.

Китайские компании "захватывают" европейский рынок смартфонов

Major vendors of smartphones in the European market

Canalys analysts say that the smartphone market is Europe coming Chinese brands. Their combined share reached a record high of 32%. In other words, devices from China took one-third of the European market.

Китайские компании "захватывают" европейский рынок смартфонов

Chinese vendors have increased the share of sales in 2018

By the end of 2018, the top three suppliers as follows: Samsung (31.3 per cent), Apple (21.7 per cent) and Huawei (21.6 per cent). And of these companies only Chinese Huawei was able to increase sales.

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