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This report provides an update on the global market development of tablets* up to the end of 2016. Prior to final end of year figures, 2016 was set to be the second consecutive year that the tablet market saw a decline. Since 2014’s high of 253m, worldwide shipments fell to 240m in 2015 and were expected to decline a further 7% to 223m in 2016.The report looks at developments in the tablet market in terms of volume, retail and trade value and key vendors, with the forecasts based on underlying market drivers and future trends. Shipment data is presented at sell-in level (manufacturers' sales to retail).This 28-page summary document highlights key market trends at the regional and country level, while the accompanying spreadsheets contain detailed historic data and market forecasts for the key countries.The report and accompanying spreadsheets are available on the Futuresource website, and the key market metrics are also available in Analyzer cube format upon request.