This IDC study discusses the dynamics and development trends in the China IT market through an analysis of the ICT market in 2011 and forecast of development trends in 2012–2016. It analyzes the market from several points of view, including by region, industry, and product. The study also highlights key market drivers and inhibitors that will have a great impact on the market development in the next five years. This study provides valuable information for IT vendors, telecom operators, and IT channel distributors that can help them in making correct decisions in this maturing and promising market.
"Due to China's growing domestic demands and the government's investment, the China IT market experienced a period of high-speed growth amid recovery in 2011, and is expected to grow moderately from 2012 onward. IDC forecasts that the overall IT market will grow 14.7% to US$142.26 billion in 2012," says Steven Huang, research manager, Vertical Industry Research and Consulting, IDC China.