Timepieces:Data & Statistics
World Watch Production Rises 17%
Worldwide watch production rose 17% in 1997, according to a new report
by the Japan Clock and Watch Association. Production of analog quartz watches
continued to grow. Digital quartz watches, whose production had been on
a slow decline, ended the year with an increase. And mechanical watch production
decreased. Here's a look at the figures.
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