Imports of routers have increased six-fold due to the Corona epidemic
Imports of routers have increased due to the Corona epidemic. Imports of routers have increased as the use of online services, including online classes and work from home, has increased since the epidemic began.
As the use of online services increases, so does the need for the Internet. Due to which people have their fixed internet connection.
As the number of fixed internet subscribers has increased, so has the import of routers. As of May / June of the current fiscal year, 697,792 routers have entered Nepal.
According to the Customs Department, 697,792 routers worth Rs 1.83 billion have been imported till May / June of the current fiscal year.
In the corresponding period of the previous fiscal year, 65,442 routers worth Rs. 119.54 million were imported into Nepal. Compared to last year, 6 times more routers have been imported till May this year.