Russian market of printing equipment reached 1.8 million units in H1 2011

The printing hardware market in Russia increased to 1.8 million units in H1 2011, resulting in a 15.5% year-on-year growth, ITResearch reported. Meanwhile, in terms of value, sales of printers and multifunctional printing equipment grew by 7.1% on a yearly basis to $364m (€270m).

The leaders in the Russian printing hardware market in H1 2011 were Canon, HP and Samsung. These three vendors held a 75% volume share in this market.