China likely to export 1 bln mobile phones in 2012

Thursday 18 October 2012 | 14:45 CET | News
China is expected to export 1 billion mobile phones this year, driven by a surge in demand for smartphones worldwide, reports Xinhuanet citing the China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and Electronic Products. In terms of total units shipped, the shipments will represent an annual increase of nearly 15 percent. The export value will likely surge to USD 74 billion. China exported 618 million mobile phones in the first eight months of the year, up 15.5 percent year on year. The export value jumped at an annual rate of 27.7 percent to USD 46.7 billion, according to the

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