Indias sub-Rs 10,000 phone market may be reserved for domestic players

The sub-Rs 10,000 category of phones is important in terms of volumes, as it accounts for 38 per cent of all sales, though its share in value would be lower

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Mobile phones | India smartphone market | Domestic industry


Surajeet Das Gupta 

New Delhi 




But telecom operators as well as those in the mobile business are not sure if reservation for domestic smartphone makers in the sub-Rs 10,000 category will work


How dominant are Chinese firms in India’s sub-Rs 10,000 mobile device market? The question has become relevant as the government has been thinking of reserving this price segment for domestic players who have not been able to battle the Chinese onslaught.

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