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Latin American PC market grows in Q3 after 2 years of decline

Friday 1 December 2017 | 14:01 CET | News
The PC market in Latin America grew by 15.2 percent during the third quarter of 2017, after more than two years of decreases, to 4.9 million units, according to the IDC consultancy. One of the main reasons for this performances was the elimination of import taxes in Argentina. The country saw a growth of 85 percent in desktop units, compared with the same quarter of 2016.

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