Huawei exec confirms goal of topping smartphone world put on hold

Huawei was aiming to surpass Samsung as the largest smartphone
distributor by Q4 this year before the US added the Chinese company
to its “Entity List” banning any US firm from trading with Huawei.
And while the company has repeatedly expressed its belief that the
turmoil won’t have huge impact on its business long term its chief
strategy officer Shao Yang admitted that it will have to delay its
goal during a keynote held at CES Asia in Shanghai. We would have
become the largest in the fourth quarter (of this year) but now we
feel that this process may take longer. – Shao Yang (Huawei…

Source: FS – Cell Phones
Huawei exec confirms goal of topping smartphone world put on hold