Huawei has repeatedly called its app store “number three in the world”, and new statistics confirm a large number of users of the branded ecosystem.
Thus, according to official data, AppGallery is used by over 490 million people from more than 170 countries. In the first half of 2020 alone, users downloaded 261 billion applications from the store. Programs for the ecosystem creates more than 1.8 million developers, they integrate mobile services of Huawei (Huawei Mobile Services, HMS) in more than 96 thousand applications.
Needless to say, Huawei is interested in further ecosystem development. There are different programs for this purpose, three large laboratories have been created in Russia, Poland and Germany, and five global centers for developers have been opened – in Romania, Malaysia, Egypt, Mexico and Russia. Huawei also supports foreign developers who want to enter the Chinese market and those who want to enter the world market after launching an application or service in China.