We are sure Huawei must have thrown a party for its staff after this news was announced. The company’s Senior Vice President, Yu Chengdong Yu Chengdong announced on his Weibo page that the company has shipped 60.56 million phones this year which is an increase of 25% from last year.
This is exciting news for the company as this figure is the annual target for quite a number of manufacturers seeing that we’ve just started the second half of the year.
The company’s smartphone revenue for the first half which increased by 41% from last year is about 77.4 billion Yuan ($11.59 bn). The company’s share of the global smartphone market is now at 11.4%, coming in at third place behind Samsung and Apple.
The company has also posted details of their market in certain countries such as the UK where they have 3.9% of the market, 6.7% in France and 9.6% in Germany. The company has also recorded a 700% brand growth in Egypt, 200% in Chile and 134% in Peru.
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Congratulations to Huawei.
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