[Reuters] Mobile phone market to shrink in 2009

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[Reuters] Mobile phone market to shrink in 2009 - 01/23/09 03:02 AM

HELSINKI (Reuters) - The global mobile phone market will shrink 9 percent in 2009, its first decline since 2001 and with the first half set to be especially grim as economic slowdown chokes consumer spending, Strategy Analytics (SA) said.