Botswana Telecom Services Revenue to Grow at 2.4% CAGR to 2020, States Pyramid Research in In-demand Report Available at

02 Aug 2016 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – Botswana’s telecom market is set to generate USD 326 million of service revenue by 2016-end. Going forward, the domestic telecom operators are expected to see growth of overall service revenue at 2.4% CAGR until 2020. 

The major drivers of the market growth comprise a hike in the consumption of mobile data and mobile voice services. Over the next 5 years, operators should avail themselves of opportunities to enhance and make certain upgrades to their current networks with a view to leveraging the surging demand for mobile data. Networking and handset vendors may want to cooperate with operators to capitalise on the network expansion and data opportunities existing in the marketplace.

By 2020, 82.8% of overall service revenue is expected to be generated from mobile data and voice services. 

In terms of the competitive landscape, the country’s dominant mobile service providers Mascom and Orange are expected to capture the majority share of total telecom services revenue by 2016.

Comprehensive study “Botswana: Network Expansion Will Lead to Enhanced Revenue Opportunities for Operators and Vendors” drawn up by Pyramid Research provides an all-round overview of the telecom market country-wise. It offers deep qualitative and quantitative insights into the marketplace, examining key trends, assessing near-term opportunities and analysing risk factors, alongside granular forecasts of KPIs until 2020.

Specifically, the report describes the country’s economic, demographic and political environment. It analyses the telecom market size and trends in Botswana versus other Middle East and African countries. An exhaustive examination of the regulatory environment and trends is provided.  The study gives an analysis and historical data and forecasts of service revenue from the various market segments. It casts light on the changes in the split of total revenue between the mobile and fixed segments and also between data, voice and video over the forecast period. Further, the report canvasses the competitive scenario and reviews the overall performance, revenue market shares and future moves of service suppliers during the coming 2 years. The research study presents a quantitative analysis of key market segments. Furthermore, the report outlines the near-term opportunities for the local telecom industry players.

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