Internet rakes in HK$96 billion to Hong Kong GDP

05.05.2011

As part of its research, BCG also surveyed over 500 small and medium enterprises. These companies account for 50 percent of Hong Kong's economy. "The survey reveals that three-quarters of SMBs in the trade, transport and logistics, and technology sectors actively use the Internet," said David Dean, global leader -- technology, media and telecommunication practice, The Boston Consulting Group. "About four in five of these businesses who actively use the Internet report higher sales and three in four report lower costs as a result of the Internet."