Summary

This study, including a report and a dataset, delivers a snapshot of the major global telecom market trends.

It covers historical data (2013-2018) and forecasts up to 2023 for the main market indicators.

Regions and countries covered

  • World
  • Regions: Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, MEA
  • Countries: France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, the UK, USA, China, India, Japan, South Korea

Players covered

  • World’s top 30 telcos (revenues, EBITDA, CapEx)

Table of contents

1. Market trends
1.1. Revenue growth accelerating slightly
1.2. Growth higher in emerging markets
1.3. Fixed broadband subscriber base still growing
1.4. Mobile subscriber base still expanding
1.5. European markets: slow return to growth
1.6. North American markets: still under pressure
1.7. Asia-Pacific markets driven by large new industrial economies
1.8. Latin American markets challenged by economic hiccups
1.9. MEA fuelled by mobile services

2. Telco performances
2.1. World Leaders
2.2. EBITDA margins
2.3. CapEx

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List of tables and figures

1. Market trends
• Telecom service revenue worldwide, by segment, 2013-2023
• Regional distribution of telecom service revenue, in 2013-2018-2023
• Fixed broadband subscribers worldwide, 2013-2023
• Regional distribution of mobile subscribers, in 2013 & 2023
• Telecom service revenue in Europe, by segment, 2013-2023
• Telecom service revenue share in Europe, by country, in 2013-2018-2023
• Telecom service revenue in North America, by segment, 2013-2023
• Telecom service revenue in Asia-Pacific, by segment, 2013-2023
• Telecom service revenue share by country in Asia-Pacific, in 2013-2018-2023
• Telecom service revenue in Latin America, by segment, 2013-2023
• Telecom service revenue in MEA, by segment, 2013-2023

2. Telco performances
• Top 30 telecom operators based on revenue in 2018
• EBITDA margin (EBITDA as a % of revenue) for the world’s top telcos, 2013-2018
• CapEx-to-sales ratio (CAPEX as a % of revenues) for the world’s top telcos, 2013-2018

DataSet Scope

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List of indicators

Markets

Equipment
• Fixed telephone lines
• Broadband subscribers (o/w FTTx and FTTH/B subscribers)
• Mobile subscribers (o/w postpaid and 5G subscribers)

Competition
• Market shares of 3-4 major broadband access providers
• Market shares of 3-4 major MNOs

Revenue
• Fixed service revenue (o/w data and broadband access revenue
• Mobile service revenue

Players
• Revenue
• EBITDA
• CapEx

Geographic area

Asia-Pacific
  • China
  • India
  • Japan
  • South Korea
Europe
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Poland
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom
Latin America
  • Brazil
Middle East & Africa North America
  • United States
World

Players

  • Altice
  • América Móvil
  • AT&T
  • BCE
  • Bharti Airtel
  • BT
  • Century Link
  • Charter
  • China Mobile
  • China Telecom
  • China Unicom
  • Comcast
  • Deutsche Telekom
  • Etisalat
  • KDDI
  • KT
  • Liberty Global
  • MTN
  • NTT
  • Orange
  • SingTel
  • SK Telecom
  • Softbank
  • Swisscom
  • Telecom Italia
  • Telefónica
  • Telenor
  • Telstra
  • TIM
  • Verizon
  • Vodafone

Other details

  • Reference: M19150BA
  • Delivery: on the DigiWorld Interactive platform
  • Languages available: English
  • Tags: CapEx, EBITDA, Fixed Internet, Fixed telephony, FTTx, M2M, Mobile services, revenue, telecom markets, telecom players, Telecom Services, VoIP

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