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Mixed bag for tech consumer goods

  The Australian Technical Consumer Goods (TCG) market has levelled off in quarter one (Q1), with overall revenue recording a slight decline of 0.7 per cent compared with Q1 2013 according to GFK’s quarterly TeMax report. The market, which experienced a value decline of 2.3 per cent in 2013, is showing signs of further stabilisation, as the rate of decline for consumer electronics continues to slow and IT returns to growth. Australia’s economic results were varied in Q1 2014. Total