Nikkei newspaper estimated the 2013 washing machine market share in Japan. According to it, Hitachi Appliances had the biggest share (29.3%). 4.768 million washing machines were sold in 2013. The total sales decreased by 1.2% from 2012.
Figure: Washing Machine Market Share in Japan, 2013
|Manufacturer||Market share (%)|
The source of the market share is Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun newspaper, the article on 2014 July 28th.