Yesterday, Apple officially announced two more rounds of launches for the new iPad, with the first round coming on Friday, 20 April 2012, including twelve markets led by South Korea.
The second round will be come on Friday, 27 April 2012 and it includes nine more countries.
Apple today announced the new iPad, the third generation of its category defining mobile device, will arrive in South Korea and 11 additional countries on Friday, April 20. […]
In addition to South Korea, the new iPad also will be available beginning on Friday, April 20 in Brunei, Croatia, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Malaysia, Panama, St Maarten, Uruguay and Venezuela. Beginning on Friday, April 27, the new iPad will be available in Colombia, Estonia, India, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, South Africa and Thailand.
Apple has moved quickly to launch the iPad in markets around the world, beginning with a 10-country launch on 16 March 2012 and following that with debuts in 25 more countries just a week later.
Source: Mac Rumors