ADSL take-up begins to gather momentum

8 Aug 2003

The number of ADSL lines in China increased by more than 210%, from 707,000 to 2.2 million, in the second half of 2002. With a penetration rate of approximately 0.17 lines per 100 inhabitants, China now ranks as the fifth largest ADSL market in the world, according to broadband research firm Point Topic.