Meaning of “industry leader” in the English Dictionary

"industry leader" in Business English

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industry leadernoun [ C ]

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ECONOMICS a company that is considered the most effective in its industry, for example, because it sells more products, makes more profit, or has a better known brand than its competitors:

The industry leader with a 30% market share, it is expected to grow 35% a year.

a person who has an important position in industry or business:

(Definition of “industry leader” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)