ICT, consumer electronics market growth slows in 2012

Wednesday 29 May 2013 | 18:43 CET | News
The global telecom, IT, TV and consumer electronic markets grew by 2.7 percent to EUR 3.17 trillion in 2012, after growing by 4.3 percent a year earlier, according to Idate's DigiWorld Yearbook 2013. Growth in Europe slowed to 0.1 percent from 0.9 percent a year earlier, while North America achieved 2.5 percent growth, Asia Pacific 3.9 percent, Latin America 5.2 percent and Africa and the Middle East 8.2 percent. Falling TV sales brought the global consumer electronic market down by 7 percent last year. In services, it is unlikely that the growth levels achieved in the middle of the last

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