Dec 17, 2015: LED A-line lamps posted another strong showing in 2015Q3, surging 237.2% during the quarter on a year-over-year basis. Halogen A-line lamps posted a year-over-year increase of 33.0%. In contrast, incandescent A-line lamps decreased by 31.5% while compact fluorescents lamps (CFL) dropped 28.0%. Compared to 2015Q2, LED shipments rose 17.2%, while halogen A-lines increased 4.6%. CFL shipments saw a quarter-to-quarter decrease of 16.3% and incandescent A-line lamp shipments decreased 16.5%.
As of 2015Q3, halogen A-line lamps accounted for almost half of all consumer lamp shipments at 48.6%, followed by CFLs with a share of 27.3% and incandescent A-lines at 9.0%. LED A-line lamps increased their sales share by two percentage points to 15.1 percent of the consumer lamp market.
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