Huawei Company puts a serious purpose for its mobile business. Today, Huawei Chairman and Director of Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu, made quite an ambitious statement.
According to Richard Yu, in the next two-three years the company will overtake Apple to become the second largest smartphone manufacturer. After five years, Huawei plans to become the largest manufacturer of smartphones, ahead of the current leader, Samsung.
At present, Huawei has the third largest share of the world market among smartphone manufacturers, but showed strong growth in 2015. This year the company plans to increase deliveries by 30% compared to 2015, the year.
Richard Yu said that Huawei is also planning to increase its ties with American operators in this godu.Proizvoditel became more widely known in the US last year, thanks to the successful launch of the Nexus 6P, which was the first Nexus-device from Huawei.
Last year, Huawei has sold 104.1 million smartphones worldwide. This is 53% and 68.1 million units more than the company sold in 2014. Apple sold 225.9 devices and the Samsung smartphones 320.2.
Hopefully, we will remember this statement from Richard Yu in 2021.