Taiwan’s ebook market starting to grow
May 7, 2012 | 8:31 am
By Paul Biba
From the Taipei Times:
Taiwan’s e-book market will grow dramatically in the next three years as a large number of e-book readers and tablets are made available, a local publisher said.
“By 2015, the number of e-book readers and tablets is expected to exceed 2 million units in Taiwan, a figure that is big enough to drive the e-book industry forward faster,” said Yu Kuo-ting (俞國定), chairman of the Taipei-based Taiwan E-book Association (台灣電子書協會).
Taiwan’s e-book industry lags behind the US by three to five years, so 2015 is likely to be the turning point, said Yu, who is also the managing director of Master60 Publishing Ltd.
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