Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
As an increasing number of customers shift solely to wireless usage and as 4G coverage expands, demand for industry services is expected to increase over the five years to 2019, boosting revenue. Some smaller players in the Wireless Telecommunication Carriers industry are expected to increase their budding operations and become formidable opponents to industry incumbents in certain regions. However, other less successful companies will likely be acquired or exit the industry altogether, heightening competition in a market-nearing saturation... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Wireless Telecommunications Carriers industry is in the mature stage of its lifecycle. Over the 10 years to 2019, industry value added (IVA), or the industry's contribution to the overall economy, is forecast to grow at an annualized rate of 1.2%. In comparison, Canadian GDP is projected to rise 2.3% per year on average over the same period. Industry participants have benefitted from growing mobile penetration and the increasing prominence of smartphones and tablets, which have increased subscribers' data usage.
The number of enterprises in the industry has fluctuated over the past five years, primarily due to the government's 2008 spectrum auction in which spectrum was set aside for new entrants to stimulate competition... purchase to read more