May 2020 CIPA numbers: DSLR -54%, mirrorless -42%


CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their camera production data for May, 2020 (orange: 2020, black: 2019, blue: 2018, click for larger view):


May 2020 CIPA numbers

Year to Date:
(All comparisons to Jan-May 2019)

DSLR Units : 845K, -54% YTD
DSLR Shipped Value: ¥36.7 billion -51%

Mirrorless Units: 845K , -42%
Mirrorless Shipped Value: ¥60.2 billion -44%

Compact Units: 1.31m -52%
Compact Shipped Value: ¥26.9 billion -48%

Lenses for smaller than 35mm Units: 1.9 million -48%
Lenses for smaller than 35mm Shipped Value: ¥27.1 billion -47%

Lenses for 35mm and larger Units: 1.1 million, -46%
Lenses for 35mm and larger Shipped Value: ¥55.3 billion -44%

Mirrorless unit share (of Mirrorless + DSLR) 50% (was 44% Jan-May 2019)
Mirrorless Shipped Value share 62.1% (was 59.1% Jan-May 2019)

The ratio of lenses shipped to bodies shipped is 1.78 for Jan-May 2020. It was 1.74 Jan-May 2019

List of participating CIPA companies can be found here.

Source: CIPA (thanks ZoetMB)


Get $35 off Luminar with code NIKONRUMORS
Get 20% off Topaz Labs Gigapixel AI sale
Get 15% off Topaz Labs products with code RUMORS15
Get 30% off DxO NIK Collection 3 with code NIKONRUMORS  
Get 75% off Franzis Photographer Collection 2
Get 35% off Franzis products with code NIKONRUMORS-35
Get 20% off ON1 software with code NIKONRUMORS
Get 40% off Rocky Nook books with code NIKONRUMORS 
Get 20% off ThinkTank products with code ThinkTank20
Get 20% off eBay photo listings with code PLUS20
Get 10% off LIFE+GUARD skins sale with code JULY4
Get 10% off PhotoWhoa with code PRIDE20
This entry was posted in Other Nikon stuff and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Trackbacks are closed, but you can post a comment.
  • Back to top