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Market Share Analysis: Printers, Copiers and MFPs, Worldwide, 2012

Published: 20 June 2013

ID: G00250971

Analyst(s): Lai-ling Lam , Tomoko Mitani, Elizabeth Kim


The printers, copiers and multifunction products' market declined in 2012. Shipments were down by 9.7% with a total shipment of 108.9 million units and end-user spending decreased by 1.8%, totaling US$50.9 billion.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • External Factors Affecting Print Market Performance
  • User Behavior Change
  • Adoption of Managed Print Services, Fleet Optimization and Consolidation
  • Serial Inkjet Focuses Business

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • HP
  • Canon
  • Epson
  • Brother
  • Samsung Electronics

Other Notable Vendors

  • Fuji Xerox
  • Kodak
  • Konica Minolta
  • Lexmark
  • Xerox

Mergers and Acquisitions

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