Retail in Asia

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PC sales set for record in China, despite tablet popularity

Despite the growing popularity of media tablets led by Apple’s iPad, personal computer shipments in China this year are forecast to reach a record 81.9 million units.

Market research firm Gartner said that figure will be up 11.3 percent over 2011 and will represent more than 22 percent of total worldwide personal computer shipments this year.

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