Chinese research firm CCID Consulting has released sales volume figures for the Chinese flat panel TV market in H1 2008. Sales of flat panel TVs reached 6.1 mln units during the period, up 84.9% YoY, accounting for 30% of the color TV market.
During the half-year, LCD TVs with screen sizes greater than 40-inches accounted for 35.4% of the market, with 32-inch LCD TVs accounting for 34.8% of the market.
The top brands contain a mix of both foreign and domestic companies, led by Samsung with a 10.3% market share, Hisense with 9.4% and Skyworth with 8.2%.
The size of the market is expected to continue growing in the future.