Avex Taiwan

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Avex Taiwan Inc.
Type Public subsidiary
Industry Music and entertainment
Genre Music record label
Founded July 1998
Headquarters Taipei, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Area served Taiwan
Products Planning, creation, and sales of music (CDs) and video (DVDs) software
Parent Avex Group Holdings, Inc.
(Avex International Holdings, Ltd.)
Website www.avex.com.tw

Avex Taiwan Inc (Chinese: 愛貝克思股份有限公司, formerly 艾迴唱片公司 or 艾迴股份有限公司[1]) is an entertainment and record label based in Taiwan. It was founded in July 1998 and is a foreign consolidated subsidiary of parent company Avex Group, based in Japan. As of January 2002, Avex Taiwan is managed by Avex Asia Holdings Ltd and became a foreign consolidated subsidiary after Avex Group's restructure in April 2004[2] Its main businesses are planning, creation, and sales of music (CDs) and video (DVDs).[3] Apart from producing music for artists based in Taiwan, it also distributes for other Avex and foreign artists, such as Kumi Koda and Super Junior.[4]

Avex Taiwan is one of the "Big Four" record labels in Taiwan with Universal Music/What's Music International, Warner Music Taiwan and Sony Music Taiwan.[5]

In September 2013, the company's consultant, Li Tian-do, announced that the company will withdraw from Chinese music segment, due to poor sales of Chinese music segment.[6] However, Avex will retain its music distribution of Ocean Butterflies singers and foreign singers.

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Note: Singers are at the time of withdrawal from Chinese music division. Distributions are excluded.

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note:+non-Avex Japan

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