Saudi Arabia Telecom & Pay-TV Markets Canvassed in New Pyramid Research Report Published at

27 Mar 2015 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – The Saudi Arabian total telecom and pay-TV services revenue reached the USD 16.2 billion mark as of 2014 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.9% through to 2019. The mobile and fixed segments are set to see similar rates of growth over the forecast period, with the mobile segment maintaining its leadership position. The fixed segment is likely to be driven mainly by STC's and Mobily's ongoing efforts to augment fiber penetration within throughout central Saudi Arabia, whilst the growth in the mobile segment will be fuelled by continued promotional activities and LTE uptake with the increased adoption of tablets, smartphones and USB modems.

In the years to come, it is advisable for operators to seek opportunities in enterprise and IPTV services. Vendors should position themselves to provide network performance solutions for operators which are devoted to maximising efficiency with present-day spectrum allocations and addressing the rapid upsurge in data traffic. Zain, STC, Mobily, Saudi Telecommunications Company, Go Telecom Etisalat are among the entrenched market players.

New report “Saudi Arabia: Rising Data Traffic and Strong Demand for Enterprise IT Services Will Underpin Growth Through 2019” elaborated by Pyramid Research presents scrutinous, shrewd insights into the Saudi Arabian mobile and fixed telecom and pay-TV markets, besides reviewing the demographic, economic and political situation in the country. The study offers a granular analysis of the short-term opportunities, drivers and restraints, risk factors, key regulatory issues and trends, demand by platform/technology and service type across the fixed telephony (including VoIP), broadband, mobile data, mobile voice and pay-TV sectors. It also looks at the changes in the breakdown of total services revenue between the fixed/pay-TV and mobile sectors and also between data, voice and video during 2014-2019. The report provides an all-round analysis of the competitive landscape alongside revenue market shares and anticipated steps made by service providers during the next 18-24 months. Furthermore, the research publication provides the outlook for the market including detailed projections for key indicators till 2019.

Report Details:

Saudi Arabia: Rising Data Traffic and Strong Demand for Enterprise IT Services Will Underpin Growth Through 2019
Published: March, 2015
Pages: 32
Price: US$ 990.00

More new reports by the publisher can be found at Pyramid Research page.


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