Research and Markets has added the "The Taiwanese IP STB Industry, 4Q 2008
" report to their offering. This research report presents Taiwanese IP STB shipment volume and value forecast and recent quarter review of shipment volume, value and ASP, manufacturer volume ranking, shipment by maker. The report also provides shipment by technology and function; examines price trends, production locations, shipment destinations, business types, and customer portfolios. The content of this report is based on primary data obtained through interviews with IP STB makers. The report finds that in the third quarter of 2008, Taiwanese IP STB shipment volume maintained strong growth. Increasing shipments of high-end models provided a boost for the industry's shipment value. Shipment volume of the industry in the fourth quarter of 2008 and the first quarter of 2009 is expected to continue to grow, as the global economic downturn is not expected to have a major impact on worldwide IPTV subscriber growth.