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Exclusive product or service category : Wireless Communication Equipment
Samsung provides wireless telecommunications equipment to the Olympic Family to support the operations of staging the Olympic Games. With its wireless telecommunications equipment, Samsung also helps Olympic athletes to share their experiences with family and friends around the world. Samsung's commitment to the Olympic Games is one of the company's most significant efforts in promoting international goodwill. Samsung became a Worldwide Olympic Partner when it joined the TOP Programme in 1997 under the category of wireless telecommunications equipment. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in telecommunication technology.
Samsung Electronics employs approximately 88,000 people in 89 offices across 46 countries. The company is the world's third largest producer of mobile phones in quantity and the second largest producer of mobile phones in sales volume.