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- Who is the player?
Huawei is a Chinese world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment formed in 1987. The company provides telecommunications equipment for telecom carriers, delivers related enterprise services, and manufactures mobile devices for consumers. [...]
- What are the player's strategies?
With the era of 5G and hyper-connectivity on the horizon, a full range of new products and services aiming to make the most of the significant increase in data connectivity speeds are coming onto the market. Huawei expects the digital market to be worth almost €20 trillion by 2025, and its main aim is to provide a comprehensive array of end-to-end 5G offerings (i.e. cloud, network, services, devices and microprocessors). In 2017, its R&D spending was one of the highest in world, reaching approximately €12 billion euros, up from €10.2 billion in 2016, and accounting for almost 15% of company revenue. […]
- What are the player's strengths and weaknesses?
Large market share in telecommunications (no.1 telecom equipment supplier and no. 3 smartphone-maker in the world)
Comprehensive end-to-end ICT ecosystem generates synergies and increases customer fidelity […]
Strong reliance on the Chinese domestic market, which accounted for more than half of revenues (50.5%) in 2017
Link to Chinese government hurts brand reputation and raises security concerns […]
- What is the player's financial position?
The financial indicators included in the report include: Consolidated net revenues, Consolidated operating income and margin, R&D spending and ratio, Smartphone shipments, Sales by segment, Sales performance by segment, Sales by region, Sales performance by region, Profitability ratios, Liquidity ratios, Solvency ratios and Property, plant and equipment.