31 May 2016
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., May 31, 2016 – According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, the worldwide hardcopy peripherals (HCP) market decreased 10.6% year over year on shipments of 23.11 million units in the first quarter of 2016 (1Q16). Inkjet printers experienced a year-over-year decline of 11.1% while the laser market declined 10.5% year over year.
Within the overall market, the contractual trend continues to grow with more than 1.8 million units being shipped for managed print services in 1Q16. All four of the major geographic regions – Asia/Pacific, Japan, Western Europe, and the United States – contributed to the positive contractual momentum, with year-over-year growth ranging from 3.9% to 41%.
Other notable highlights from the first quarter include the following:
Worldwide Hardcopy Peripherals, Unit Shipments, Market Share, and Year-over-Year Growth, Q1 2016
1Q16 Unit Shipments
1Q16 Market Share
1Q15 Unit Shipmentd
1Q15 Market Share
1. HP Inc
Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, May 2016
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