An ad for the Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire, which launched in China June 2013. Photo: SCMP Pictures

China sales of Amazon's Kindle have 'exceeded expectations'

Amazon's Kindle e-readers have found an audience in China, despite a market filled with competition and piracy

Topic |   Amazon

TOP PICKS

An ad for the Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire, which launched in China June 2013. Photo: SCMP Pictures
READ FULL ARTICLE
Jeremy Blum

Jeremy Blum

Born in the United States but now living in Hong Kong, Jeremy Blum is a half-American, half-Taiwanese writer. Prior to joining SCMP, he studied journalism at the University of Hong Kong and lived in Taiwan for two years. He has previously written on a wide variety of topics, including communist video games, Asian American start-ups and the history of dumpling restaurants in Taiwan. You can follow him on Twitter @blummer102