The share of China and North America account for 70% of sales of TVs with panels sizes from 65 inches
Experts IHS, Markit reported that global shipments of televisions in the first quarter of this year decreased by 4.7%, to 46.7 million units, which corresponds to a slightly larger decline than analysts had expected.
Despite this, customers are buying larger and larger TVs. Now the average diagonal is 42 inches. This is due to the reduction in the cost of major TV panel size 55 inch diagonal or more.
For example, in the first quarter, the share of TVs of this size rose to 22%, 16% more than in the previous quarter. In some regions, sales of such TVs even higher. In particular, in China and North America the share of large models is 36% and 30% respectively. And speaking of TVs with a screen diagonal of 65 inches, these two regions account for altogether 70% of global sales.
The share of Samsung and LG in the TV market is 35% and the share of revenue — 42%. For the year indices, according to the source, some increased.