Editor's Note: This post comes from Chris Lattner, Sr. Product Manager for Windows Azure Store.

We are excited to announce that the Windows Azure Store is now available in 25 new markets, bringing the total count of supported markets to 36. The Windows Azure Store is the place to discover, purchase, and use premium data app services and data sets which help you to build amazing cloud applications; try it today with no obligation (click here for more information on finding and using the Azure Store). The latest markets supported by Windows Azure Store are: Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Hungary, Israel, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, and Trinidad and Tobago.

These are in addition to the already supported markets: United States, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, and United Kingdom.