Kstar, a global leader in the design and manufacture of uninterruptible power supply systems, today announced that Omida, the global technology research powerhouse, had identified Kstar as the world's NO.6 supplier of UPS devices for 2019 by global revenue in its UPS Hardware Market Tracker 2020 report. According to the report, the market for UPS hardware was worth $8,635 million globally in 2019.
Kstar maintains its TOP 6 position compared to its previous ranking in the prior year report despite the economic conflict between China and the United States, reflecting on the success of the company's UPS product family in providing customers with state-of-the-art technology. It is worth mentioning that the company still shows its competitive advantage in the three phase UPS：It ranks top five in the global three phase market and witnesses an increasing market share in power segment of 20.1-100Kva, 100.1-250kVA and 250.1-500kVA which proves KSTAR's comprehensive and excellent ability in the high-power UPS segment.
These years, the company continues to roll out a high-power product portfolio. In particular, HPM series modular UPS（50KVA-1000KVA）targeting for different application scenarios such as data center and edge computing environments, has been a hit to the market. With 96.5% high efficiency, hot-swappable and redundant design, it can be flexibly expanded therefor growing fast in the three-phase market. Another celebrated innovation is the HIP series UPS for 150-1000KVA applications. Benefits from the digital signal processor, HIP series UPSs can achieve 96% efficiency and high PF 0.99 thereby reducing the power and cooling costs without sacrificing performance.
Mr Li, KSTAR marketing director, attributed the achievement to the company's strong product-line, unmatched delivery and manufacturing capacity built through the years as well as its focus on innovation, quality and service.“Achieving this leading position is the result of our on-going efforts of global expansion strategy. Kstar has built strong local teams in key markets. We has 18 overseas office now and anticipate more growth in the future." He added.
The expansion of Kstar in this sector has been particularly visible across large strategic markets, such as India, Italy and Turkey. Kstar UPS ranks among the top ten in these countries consecutively. Other outstanding markets with significant growth are France, Nigeria, and Ireland, with growth rates exceeding 60%.
According to a previous report released by the company, Kstar has been the market leader of local brands in China for 20 consecutive years since 2000(source: 2019-2020 Annual Report on China's UPS Market Research (CCID)). Apparently, success at home also helped Kstar stepped into the leading positions globally in UPS hardware shipments.
With 27 years of expertise in the energy market, specializing in Critical Power Protection, Renewable Energy, and Modular Data Center solutions, KSTAR products have been serving users in over 120 countries and regions across wide-range of industries, including finance, transportation, manufacturing, communications, government, education, medical care, and power energy. Kstar is committed to working with leading global partners to enhance energy efficiency and manufacture more reliability, flexible, cost-effective data center infrastructure((UPS, battery, precision distribution)) &PV inverter& energy storage solutions for consumers worldwide.
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