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Samsung to Sony wooing India as TV sales set to quadruple

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  • Global technology companies such as Samsung Electronics Co., Apple Inc. and Sony Corp. are poised to see surging sales in India as the country's anemic tech manufacturing sector can't fulfill booming demand for TVs and smartphones.

    Global technology companies such as Samsung Electronics Co., Apple Inc. and Sony Corp. are poised to see surging sales in India as the country's anemic tech manufacturing sector can't fulfill booming demand for TVs and smartphones.
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The world's fastest-growing market for consumer electronics has few homegrown makers of flat-panel TVs and no producers of mobile phones or the semiconductors and displays used in the devices. Last year, the nation of 1.2 billion people spent $14.2 billion importing screens and smartphones, accounting for 90 percent of demand, government data show.

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