Apple's Growth In China Outpaces The Americas

China has come in as a major winner for Apple Inc. in the second quarter in terms of growth. The company reported $16.82 billion in revenue from Greater China, up 71% year-over-year. That growth outpaced the Americas, up 19% from last year, and Europe, up 12% year-over-year. In Japan, revenue actually declined by 15%. The U.S. is still Apple's largest region by far, with revenue coming in at $21.3 billion. Shares of Apple are up 1.3% in after-hours trade.

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