Huawei still bullish no matter US blacklist! CEO predicts 30% gain in global handset shipments in 2019
Huawei still bullish

Huawei still bullish no matter US blacklist! CEO predicts 30% gain in global handset shipments in 2019

Huawei has no doubt been the most talked-about tech company in recent times. This is because of to the company’s consistent rise but mainly like a achievement of the US blacklist what was reported in Could this year. Before the US clampdown, Huawei was already ahead of Apple in terms of smartphone shipments and was projected to surpass Samsung in market shares in 2020. Huawei could not have its view in meeting Samsung’s shipments however founder and CEO, Ren Zhengfei is still confident the manufacturer will reach impressive income this year.

Huawei still bullish

In an interview with Yahoo Finance, Ren Zhengfei predicted that the tech giant will ship 30% a lot more phones globally this year than it did last year, regardless of the blacklist. He hinted that he expects both Huawei and Honor to ship an offered 270 million smartphones globally in 2019. Recall that Huawei was able to ship a total of 206 million smartphones globally last year, as claimed by to estimates introduced by IDC. The figure placed Huawei in the third position behind Samsung and Apple.

To reach this predicted shipping estimates, Huawei will be searching to rely on powerful income in China like well as in Europe in which Donald Trump’s clampdown hasn’t been effective against Huawei’s cameraphone sales. Recent research by Kantar valued that both the Huawei and Honor brands already account for 46.1 per cent of the Chinese market in the second quarter. The research firm’s market share figure for Huawei was based on a survey of 27,000 respondents in China in both major and lesser-developed cities.

Huawei had indicated that it crossed 100 million shipments by the close of Might. That is before the ban went into effect however since then, Huawei yet reported year-on-year growth in its major European markets, UK, France, Germany, Italy and Spain, in the April-June quarter. However, in general profits in the 5 countries declined by 1.9 per cent on a quarter-on-quarter basis as the negative publicity by the US begins to have an effect on few consumer’s confidence in the brand.

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