China claims top position

17 Jan 2006

According to Chinese news site Sinocast, China produced 268 million GSM and CDMA handsets between January and November 2005, up 21% over the same period of 2004. Citing statistics from the Ministry of Information Industry (MII), the report states that at the end of 2005 China was home to 388 million wireless subscribers, an increase of 53.33 million in a year.