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Weak economy and inventory clear outs blamed for poor mobile phone sales: IDC report

News | 11/16/2009 1:31 am EST

A healthy market for smart phones hasn’t been enough to put mobile phone shipments into the black in Canada. The country’s mobile phone market has now receded for three straight quarters – down 8% between June and September this year, according to preliminary figures released by ICT research firm IDC Canada’s Mobile Phone Tracker.

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