Iran Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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There are two major mobile operators in Iran and mobile penetration is considered to be high with a rate of 119%. Most citizens access 2G and 3G networks and in November 2014, the first 4G LTE network was launched by MTN Irancell. While 4G LTE services are available, primarily in the urban areas around one third of mobile subscribers don't own a smart phone. Initial testing of 5G began in Iran in 2017.

Prior to the US government reimposing economic sanctions again during 2018; the two major operators, MCI and MTN Irancell made great strides in upgrading infrastructure, particularly 3G and 4G networks. Further investment in both mobile and fixed telecoms infrastructure, particularly in the rural areas, is required however in order to speed up progress and lower costs for consumers.

Many unique challenges and opportunities exist in the Iranian telecoms market. The publisher explores Iran's telecoms sector in further detail throughout this report along with analyses of the market, key industry statistics, and information on the key developments and major players.

Recent developments:

  • The operators have recently agreed to offer national roaming which will assist to improve services in rural areas.
  • A significant development occurred in early 2018 when TCI began infrastructure sharing its fibre network with competitors.
  • Smart phone penetration is relatively low in Iran compared to other markets.
  • Iran is implementing its 6th Development Plan during 2016-2021.
  • The broadband operator, Iranian-net, is deploying a national fibre network.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Key statistics

1.1 Country overview

2 Telecommunications market

2.1 Market analysis

3 Regulatory environment

3.1 Historic overview

3.2 Sixth five year plan 2016 -2021

3.3 Regulatory authority

3.4 WiMAX licences

3.5 Number Portability (NP)

3.6 Roaming

4 Fixed network operators in Iran

4.1 Telecommunication Company of Iran (TCI)

4.2 Other licence holders/VoIP

5 Telecommunications infrastructure

5.1 National telecom network

5.2 International infrastructure

6 Broadband access market

6.1 Introduction and statistical overview

6.2 Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) networks

6.3 Fibre-to-the-Premises (FttP) and Fibre-To-The-Home (FttH)

6.4 Other fixed broadband services

7 Digital economy

7.1 Introduction

7.2 E-Health

7.3 Video-streaming and IPTV

7.4 Start-ups

8 Mobile communications

8.1 Market analysis

8.2 Mobile statistics

8.3 Mobile broadband statistics

8.4 Regulatory issues

8.5 Mobile infrastructure

8.6 Major mobile operators

8.7 Mobile content and applications

8.8 Mobile handsets

Companies Mentioned

  • Telecommunication Company of Iran (TCI)
  • Mobile Communications Iran (MCI)
  • MTN Irancell
  • Tamin Telecom (Rightel).

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Related Topics: Telecommunications and Networks, Broadband, Mobile Networks