Huawei stepped into the smartphone market with the intention to topple Samsung and develop into the most important smartphone maker on the earth. If we have a look at their commendable progress since final 12 months (reaching 2nd place), the aim seemed extra sensible then ever.
Nevertheless, there was an unlucky flip of occasions and Huawei needed to step down from its aim for some time. The Chinese language tech large was barred from doing any form of enterprise with US corporations because of an on-going feud with the US authorities.
Huawei continually stood its floor and expressed that regardless that the corporate had a serious setback, this is not going to impact the corporate’s gross sales and status in the long term. Nevertheless, in a current keynote held at CES Asia in Shanghai, Huawei’s Chief Technique Officer Shao Yang stated,
We’d have develop into the most important within the fourth quarter (of this 12 months) however now we really feel that this course of could take longer.
Huawei had an important begin this 12 months, making it appear to be Samsung was simply holding on to the primary place by the pores and skin of its tooth. Presently, Huawei is promoting 500,000 to 600,000 models per day making the expansion slower than it was initially of the 12 months.
Based mostly on the present state of affairs, it appears like Huawei will take 1 / 4 or two extra to succeed in its aim. Nevertheless, at this cut-off date, we can’t say something with surety till the US-Huawei state of affairs is resolved.