Hundreds of scooters fill parking lot in Taipei.
Note larger motorcycle ahead pack of scooters.
Chroma's William Chang says company's EVT electric scooters have been selling in Europe for 14 years.
Scooters in Taiwan occasionally accommodate family of three.
Kuan Mei began manufacturing electric scooters in 2012. Sales representative Joy Huang displays portable battery, which weighs 9.8 kg (22 lbs.).
Designated box at Taipei intersections allows scooters to wait there before completing left turns.
Scooters wait in box ahead of cars before crossing intersection.
In heavier traffic, scooters often line up along curbs before crossing intersection.
When – perhaps if – the time comes for electric scooters in the domestic market, hopefully Taiwanese companies gearing up today still will have an appetite for the sector. (See related story: Taiwanese Market: Car Vs. Scooter.)
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