The Telecommunications Industry and Retail of Devices in South Africa 2017 - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--The "The Telecommunications Industry and Retail of Devices in South Africa 2017" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

Excluding broadcasting and postal services, the telecommunications industry was worth R148.8bn in 2016, with its value increasing by 1% year-on-year. The sector contributed 2.7% to GDP and employed 26,669 people, according to the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA).

The detailed report on the South African Telecommunications sector examines the key trends and developments in the sector over the last year and the market for mobile devices. Also discussed are the regulatory challenges facing the sector, particularly the revised plan for South Africa's broadband strategy, SA Connect, as well as the publication of the National Integrated ICT Policy. Profiles for 77 companies are provided. These include the three dominant companies in the mobile arena, Vodacom, MTN and Cell C, as well as smaller firms such as FNB Connect and me&you which act as mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs). Also profiled are wholesalers and retailers of mobile devices including the largest non-network retailer of phones, PEP Stores, which sold more than 7 million handsets during 2016.

Companies Mentioned

  • 2C Telecoms (Pty) Ltd
  • A T C (Pty) Ltd
  • Afrihost (Pty) Ltd
  • Altron TMT (Pty) Ltd
  • Blue Label Telecoms Ltd
  • Broadband Infraco SOC Ltd
  • Business Connexion (Pty) Ltd
  • Celcom Group (Pty) Ltd
  • Cell C (Pty) Ltd
  • Cybersmart (Pty) Ltd
  • Dark Fibre Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Datapro (Pty) Ltd
  • KNR Flatrock (Pty) Ltd
  • LG Electronics SA (Pty) Ltd
  • MRP Mobile (Pty) Ltd
  • MTN Group Ltd
  • Metro Fibre Networx (Pty) Ltd
  • Microsoft (S A) (Pty) Ltd
  • Plessey (Pty) Ltd
  • Rain (Pty) Ltd
  • Reunert Ltd
  • Sentech SOC Ltd
  • Smart Village (Pty) Ltd
  • Strike Media (Pty) Ltd
  • Telemasters Holdings Ltd
  • Telkom SA SOC Ltd
  • Tellumat (Pty) Ltd
  • Vodacom Group Ltd
  • Vumatel (Pty) Ltd
  • Wispa (Pty) Ltd

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Telecommunications and Networks