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Japan Quarterly MFP Tracker

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IDC's Japan Quarterly MFP Tracker® satisfies the growing demand for detailed, timely, and accurate information on the Japan multifunction peripheral (MFP) market. At the core of the product is a comprehensive electronic database detailing changes and trends in this competitive market. It includes powerful query capabilities via analysis filters, such as product, product detail, print speed ranges, format size, standard MFP functions, and flatbed/sheetfed scanner types. This product provides insightful analysis and quarterly updates that include five-year forecasts.

Technology Coverage


This tracker provides the total market size and vendor share for the following technology areas. Measurement for this tracker is in shipments and end-user revenue.

Core Coverage:

  • Product: Inkjet and laser (laser/LED)
  • Product detail: Color inkjet, color laser (laser/LED), and monochrome laser (laser/LED)
  • Product category: MFP and single-function digital copier
  • Base configuration: Copier, printer, and fax
  • Shipments by channels: Direct internet, direct store, direct inbound/outbound, indirect dealer/VAR/SI, indirect etailer, and indirect retail
  • Shipments by company size: Consumer, small office, small business, medium-sized business, large business, and government/education

Geographic Scope


  • Japan

Data Deliverables


This tracker is delivered on a quarterly basis with tools such as pivot tables. For a complete delivery schedule please contact an IDC sales representative. Deliverables for this tracker are:

  • Historical data
  • Forecast data

Forecast Coverage


Forecasts for this tracker are updated quarterly and include 15 years of historical data, 1 year of quarterly forecasts, and an additional 4 years of annual market projections. Forecasts are available at the country level. Examples of the forecasts included in this tracker are as follows:

Core Forecast Coverage:

  • Product: Inkjet and laser (laser/LED)
  • Product detail: Color inkjet, color laser (laser/LED), and monochrome laser (laser/LED)
  • Color inkjet price band: <10,000 yen, 10,000–19,999 yen, 20,000–29,999 yen, 30,000–39,999 yen, and 40,000+ yen
  • Color laser speed range: 1–10ppm, 11–20ppm, 21–30ppm, 31–44ppm, 45–69ppm, 70–90ppm, and 91ppm+
  • Monochrome laser speed range: 1–20ppm, 21–30ppm, 31–44ppm, 45–69ppm, 70–90ppm, 91–150ppm, and 151ppm+