Media: the Volume of Russian IT Market in 2020 May Be Reduced by More Than 30%
According to Farish, such an assessment is based on the forecast of a fall in Russia's GDP by 3-6% in 2020, subject to a stable ruble exchange rate. According to IDC, shipments of mobile phones to Russia in Q1 2020 fell by 28% in dollar terms, shipments of personal computers and tablets by 10%, and servers by 12%. At the same time, the volume of supplies of printing equipment increased by 3.5%.
IDC Vice President also predicts that in 2021 the market will see a deliberate recovery, which will benefit industries such as medicine, telecommunications, education, media, utilities and regional government. At the same time, prices for mobile Internet will rise.