Hikvision 20% Price Cut Twice In A Month

Author: John Honovich, Published on Aug 23, 2016

Days after celebrating the Chinese government's commitment of up to $3 billion USD more in funding, Hikvision USA is now launching up to 20% across the board price cuts on all products for the second time in less than a month.

In this note, we examine the winners and losers of this move.

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