Netflix Needs to Ultimately Stream in 200 Nations, Together with China

Netflix is taking up the world. By the top of 2016, the corporate plans to be streaming in round 200 nations. "Progress has been so robust that we now consider we will full our international enlargement over the subsequent two years, whereas staying worthwhile, which is sooner than we anticipated," Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and CFO David Wells wrote in a letter to buyers. Proper now, Netflix is obtainable in round 50 nations, together with France, Sweden and Brazil. In early 2015, Netflix is increasing to Australia and New Zealand. However just like the protagonist within the Netflix unique collection "Marco Polo," the corporate is settings its sights on China. "For China, we’re nonetheless exploring choices — all of them modest," they wrote. "We’ll study a terrific deal if we will efficiently function a small service in China centered on our unique and different globally-licensed content material." Even a tiny presence in China, which is house to 1.37 billion individuals, might considerably add to Netflix’s fifty seven million subscribers worldwide.

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— Keith Wagstaff
First revealed January 21 2015, 10:04 AM