Korean Online Media Companies Post Strong Growth


The paid-digital-content market [in Korea] grew from 24 billion won in 2001 to 80 billion won last year, and is expected to reach 134.7 billion won this year. In particular, the avatar, or virtual character, business is leading the growth of the fledgling paid-content market. Korea is one of the leading online markets where paid content is actively traded, because more than 10 million broadband users enjoy “always-on” connectivity to the Internet.

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