In 2005, mainland China and Taiwan shipped a combined export volume of 223 million mobile phones worldwide. This figure accounts for 29 percent of the estimated worldwide shipments of 760 million units by the IDC. Mainland China’s Ministry of Information Industry (MII) and the Industrial Economics and Knowledge Center (IEK) of Taiwan’s Industrial and Technology and Research Institute (ITRI) place aggregate output from mainland China and Taiwan at 326.10 million units in 2005. Compared to the 2004 figures, production volume from Greater China is expected to grow by 31 percent in 2005. Export volume will grow by as much as 71 percent. At present,

Over 50 million color televisions shipped this year Mark Saunderson, President, Global Sources Many OEM buyers and their brand-name clients have their color TVs manufactured in mainland China. Among the companies that do this are Best Buy, Funai, Kmart and Wal-Mart in the United States; AEE, Blaupunkt, Carrefour, CDC, Grundig, Telefunken and Thomson in Europe; and AMI, ASK, Daewoo, DEL Hyundai, Sanyo and Videocon in Australia and Asia. Mainland China has an estimated total annual production capacity of 86.6 million color TVs as of September 2004. According to the China Video Professional Association (CVA), the country's actual production will exceed 70 million units, of

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