Flat-panel TV market will continue to grow

Epperson, Jerry
November 2008
Furniture/Today;11/17/2008, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p27
Trade Publication
The article reports on the continuous sales growth of flat-panel high-definition television (HDTV) amidst the economic failure in the U.S. It notes that in 2005 only 3.6% of homes in the country own a new television (TV), rose in 2006 to 9%, and become 14.3% in 2007 and predicted to increase up to 63.4% by 2012. Samsung Electronics America Inc. has the largest share overall which gains 18.9% of the total flat-panel TV market.


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