Nikkei newspaper estimated the 2013 room air conditioner market share in Japan. According to it, Panasonic had the top market share (25.3%). Daikin was the second place. In terms of business use air conditioner, Daikin has the largest market share.
The total sales were 9 million conditioners in 2013. The sales increased by 6.2% from 2012.
Figure : Room Air Conditioner 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.