Desktop PC Market - China Loses Close to Half of Its Export Share Size In Desktop PCs

Computers And Peripheral Equipment December 20, 2016
Author: Maria Fadeeva
Market Analyst

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From 2007 to 2015, global exports of desktop PCs showed a steady decline, with the exception of a minor increase in 2013. Exports amounted to 8,829 million USD in 2015. There was an annual decrease of -10.0% throughout the analyzed period.

According to IndexBox estimates, China continued to lead the way in global supplies of desktop PCs, despite losing 31% of its market share size from 2007 to 2015. In 2015, China's exports of desktop PCs totaled 3,159 million USD, which accounted for a 36% share in terms of global exports. USA, Malaysia, Germany, and the UK were the other key global suppliers on the desktop PC market in 2015, with a 34% combined share of global exports.

Germany (+5.5% per year) and Malaysia (+2.7% per year) were the fastest growing exporters from 2007 to 2015. The USA significantly strengthened its position in terms of the global desktop PC export, growing its share from 7% in 2007 to 16% in 2015.

On the other hand, USA (21.8%, based on value terms), Germany (5.9%), the UK (5.7%), Canada (4.7%), and France (4.6%) were the leading destinations of desktop PC imports in 2015. Imports to the USA grew at a rapid pace of +12.1% per year from 2007 to 2015. By contrast, Germany slightly contracted its imports of desktop PCs over the same period. The USA's share of global imports increased significantly (+11percentage points), while the share of Germany illustrated negative dynamics (-3 percentage points).

Global Exports Of Desktop PCs

Key Exporting Countries Of Desktop PCs

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