Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese readers are spending more time with e-books – regardless of the coronavirus pandemic

  • Chinese users consumed 7.2 billion reads using online platforms during February, amounting to 330 million hours of reading
  • In 2019 the digital reading market grew 13.5 per cent year on year to 29 billion yuan (US$4.1 billion), with 470 million users

Topic |   E-books and audiobooks
Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
Citizens read books at Zall Bookstore in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, April 18, 2020. Photo: Xinhua
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