Mentioned Companies:

Chip Card Manufacturers

Shipments of chip cards reached 11.56 billion last year, up 15.1% from 2014. Nearly one-third of those were payment cards with chips — 3.43 billion, up 31.4%. The rest were cards embedded with SIMs for mobile handsets, cards used for transportation and ticketing, prepaid gift cards, prepaid phone cards, and nonpayment cards. (See charts on pages 10 and 11.) Gemalto’s share of all payment cards with chips shipped in 2015 was 27.27%, down from 27.93% in 2014. It manufactured 1.01 billion payment cards last year and 92.48% had chips, up from 82.84% in 2014. OT (Oberthur Technologies) ha...

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August 2016
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Charts in this Issue

Commercial vs. Consumer Cards Share of U.S. Purchase Volume by Brand

Purchase Volume on U.S. Cards in 2015

Top U.S. General Purpose Credit Card Issuers Midyear 2016

U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers – Outstandings Midyear 2016

U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers – Volume Midyear 2016

Total Chip Card Shipments Worldwide – 2015

Shipments by Category and Type of Card Worldwide – 2015