210 mln Internet users in China in 2007

China Internet Network Information Center reported that there were 137 mln Internet users in China at year-end 2006, and 210 mln at year-end 2007. In June 2007 there were 162 mln Chinese Internet users. Internet penetration in China is at 16%. China is 5 mln users away from becoming world’s largest Internet market in terms of users.