IDC presented quarterly statistics on the global market of printing devices. According to her, sales of printers, copiers and multifunction devices (MFPs) are reduced.
In the period from January to March inclusive on a global scale was about of 21.15 million printing devices. This is 7.5 % less compared to the first quarter of last year, when shipments amounted to 22,86 million units.
The reduction of market analysts International Data Corporation associated with the spread of coronavirus, which disrupted production in China and provoked disruptions in the supply chain.
HP ranked first in the list of leading players in the market with a share of 42 %. A year earlier, the company controlled approximately 38 % of the global market.
Second place went to Canon Group – 19 %. The same result was shown by the company Epson, closing the top three.
Next come the Brother and Kyocera Group with shares of 7% and 2% respectively. All other manufacturers together occupy only about 10% of the industry.