The Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry announced the results of the mobile content and commerce market research. It shows that the mobile content market grew to 722mil yen, which is 39% growth from the previous year.
The mobile content including ring tones, mobile games, videos, and photos, grew by 21% to 315mil. yen market.
The mobile commerce including shopping sites, booking sites, and transaction sites (stock, auctions, etc.) grew by 57% to 407mil yen market.
Note: Advertising and promotion services (about 28.8bil yen market) are not included in above results.
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