Chinese vendors gain traction in large format printing - IT-Online

In China, locally manufactured graphic large format printer shipments grew by 9,1% in 2015, led primarily by UV inkjet printers. “The graphic large format printer shipments observed year-over-year growth of 6,2% in 2015 and China vendors benefited from this market growth. Overall in APeJ, the total large format printer shipments in 2015 recorded a marginal 1,7% decline, with technical printer shipments down by 11,2% compared with 2014, a result of slowdown in the economy. In other Asia Pacific countries, China vendors grew significantly by 78,7% in 2015, as the cheaper China-manufactured solvent and eco solvent printers penetrated well into the graphic market in countries such as India, Vietnam, Indonesia, and...

Source: it-online.co.za