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Skullcandy expects India to be among its top 3 mkts in 3-5 years

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

audio is expecting to be among its top three markets globally in the next three to five years as the Utah, US-based company is growing in high double digits here, said a top

is presently one of the fastest growing markets for and the country is witnessing a rapid increase in number of users and growth in the purchasing power here.

"We have a very positive outlook for the Indian market and we look forward to being amongst the top three markets for globally in the next three to five years," Sales Director told

Presently, India is the fourth largest market globally for Skullcandy and accounts for five per cent of its total sales, he added.

The top three markets for Skullcandy are the US, and the UK. is presently half the size of the Indian market and the company expects it to climb up in the global sales.

"In India, we are having a double digit growth from last two years. For Skullcandy, it's one of the fastest growing markets," Welsh said.

On being asked about where the contribution in Skullcandy sales from India would go up, he replied "definitely. It would be. Here opportunity of growth is huge."

Skullcandy products are designed and engineered at its its headquarters and manufactured at Guangzhou,

On being asked about possibilities over in India, Welsh said: "At this point, we have not talked about it but as the landscape changes, it would become more and more a part of conversation..."

Skullcandy has its presence in the India market from last nine years through its partner Brandeyes Distributors.

Presently, Skullcandy products are available approximately around at 2,500 point of sales. also contributes in double digit.

Besides, the Skullcandy has four exclusive stores in the region and Brandeyes Distributors is looking to add more in this.

"We would add more. That's going to be focus in FY 2019-20... It would depend on finding right location," said Brandeyes Distributors

Skullcandy on Wednesday announced expansion of product line with new headphones 'Venue' with feature.

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First Published: Wed, October 10 2018. 18:06 IST