Asia Express - East Asian ICT
Synnex to Expand Deployment in Australia, China
June 19, 2010
Synnex, a Taiwan-based channel distributor of ICT products, announced on June 17, 2010 that it has signed a distribution agreement with HTC in Australia, according to the Central News Agency of Taiwan. Synnex plans to start providing HTC mobile phones at its Australian channels from July 1, 2010.

Meanwhile, Synnex has also unveiled a plan to establish 20 operation centers within the next two years, according to the China Times. It is projected that Synnex will invest NT$6 billion (US$186.7 million; US$1=NT$32.2) in said expansion plan. One of the 20 operation centers will be located in Sydney, Australia, while the other 19 centers will be established in China. By the end of 2009, Synnex has already built five operation centers in China, distributed in Shanghai, Nanjing, Beijing, Chengdu, and Shenyang.