As the largest international trader of mobile phones, digital cameras and tablets, RCS is privy to market trends, fluctuations and developments. As all traders know, the trading and distribution business is highly volatile and fluctuates daily as the market is influenced by the entrance of new brands, models, fluctuating supply and demand around the world, changes in currency exchange and even the weather.
The following INFOGRAPHIC clearly shows the shift in supply and demand from 2010 and 2011. The mobile phone trading market remains stable as demand for smartphones remained steady and you can also see how tablets are gaining traction and are on the way to becoming a significant part of the market.
The percentage of Nokia’s traded worldwide decreased while HTC, Samsung and LG increased their distribution. Surprisingly (or perhaps not surprisingly) Blackberry percentages also dropped.