Taiwan imports almost 80 percent of technology costs from the United States: MOEA
By: Taiwan News Staff
In Taiwan’s latest report on imported technology released by MOEA costs show NT$160.1 billion (US$5.28 billion) in 2015, with the U.S. accounting for NT$124.3 billion. Imported technology costs include expenses like licensing fees, technology aids, royalty payments, and consulting fees.
In second place is Japan, though imported technology costs for 2015 fell 1.9 percent from 2014, when costs rose 7.9 percent from a year earlier, the MOEA added.