Hikvision 2018 Revenue Tops $7 Billion USD But Growth Slows To Low

Author: Charles Rollet, Published on Feb 15, 2019

Hikvision's annual revenue topped $7 billion for the first time in 2018, although growth slowed sharply. In this post, we analyze the latest figures, including:

  • Revenue vs Growth
  • Comparison to Axis
  • Reasons for Lower Growth

Overall, the numbers indicate that Hikvision is facing tough challenges from a variety of areas, although its vastly greater size than its competitors continues.

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