Russian smartphone imports set new record in Q2

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The average sales price slipped marginally over the first quarter of the year but was still a third higher than a year ago, at USD 241. Total market volume including feature phones was 9.37 million units, and market value at retail prices without VAT was around USD 1.7 billion.

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Companies: Apple / Huawei / Samsung / Xiaomi
Countries: Russian Federation
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