Handset sales expected to reach 7.5 million in 2008

20 Feb 2008

Taiwan’s cellular operators sold 7.42 million handsets between them in 2007, with sales in 2008 expected to top 7.5 million units. DigiTimes reports that Chunghwa Telecom is expected to acquire between 2.4 million and 2.5 million handsets this year, followed by Far EasTone with 1.2-1.3 million units, Taiwan Mobile with 1.2 million, Asia Pacific Broadband Telecom (APBT) with one million, Vibo Telecom with 500,000 and First International Telecom (Fitel) with 300,000.