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Mobile Broadband Trends in Asia-Pacific

Mobile Broadband Trends in Asia-Pacific


Mobile Broadband Trends in Asia-Pacific, a new Telecom Insider Report by GlobalData, provides an executive-level overview of the mobile broadband market in Asia-Pacific. It delivers quantitative and qualitative insights into the mobile market, analyzing key trends in the region.

In Asia-Pacific, mobile service revenue growth will be mainly driven by the mobile data segments over 2018-2023. M2M subscriptions will record the fastest growth during 2018-2023 led by MNOs' focus on providing M2M and IoT services to enterprise and consumers in Asia-Pacific. Going forward, operators will focus on data monetization, 4G network expansions, and 5G network launches to boost mobile broadband penetration in the region.

It provides in-depth analysis of the following -

  • Section 1: Asia-Pacific in global context; the section provides comparison of Asia-Pacific mobile telecom market size and trends with other regions.
  • Section 2: Competitive dynamics; this section provides competitive analysis of various MNOs and MVNOs in Asia-Pacific's mobile market.
  • Section 3: Mobile broadband subscription trends in Asia-Pacific; a demand profile and analysis as well as historical figures and forecasts of service revenue from the mobile voice and mobile data markets.
  • Section 4: Mobile broadband revenue trends in Asia-Pacific; examines changes in the breakdown of overall revenue and ARPU over 2018-2023. - Section 5: Key findings and recommendations; it consists of a summary of the key findings for Asia-Pacific mobile broadband market.
  • Data services revenue will account for 60.3% of total mobile service revenue generated over the 2018 to 2023 period.
  • MVNOs registered 194 million subscriptions in 2018, accounting for 4% of total mobile subscriptions.
  • The first 5G subscriptions in the region will come alive in 2019. By year-end 2022, there will be 477 million 5G subscriptions in the region.
Reasons to buy
  • This Insider Report provides a comprehensive examination through forward-looking analysis of Asia-Pacific’s mobile telecommunications markets trends in a concise format to help executives build proactive and profitable growth strategies.
  • Accompanying GlobalData’s Forecast products, the report examines the assumptions and drivers behind ongoing and upcoming trends in Asia-Pacific’s mobile communications markets.
  • With more than 20 charts and tables, the report is designed for an executive-level audience, boasting presentation quality.
  • The broad perspective of the report coupled with comprehensive, actionable detail will help operators, equipment vendors, and other telecom industry players succeed in the challenging telecommunications market in Asia-Pacific.

List of exhibits
Asia-Pacific’s mobile broadband markets - key takeaways
Asia-Pacific highlights
Section 1: Asia-Pacific in a global context
Asia-Pacific’s main facts
Asia-Pacific’s demographics at a glance
Asia-Pacific in a global context
Section 2: Competitive dynamics
Competitive dynamics in Asia-Pacific
REGION’s main competitive market trends
Competitive dynamics in Asia-Pacific
Section 3: Mobile broadband subscription trends
Mobile user trends in Asia-Pacific
Mobile technology trends in Asia-Pacific
5G Innovators: China, Japan, and South Korea
5G Innovators: China, Japan, and South Korea in pole position in Asia-Pacific
Mobile device trends in Asia-Pacific
M2M trends in Asia-Pacific
Mobile traffic trends in Asia-Pacific
Section 4: Mobile broadband revenue trends
Mobile average revenue per user (ARPU) trends in Asia-Pacific
Mobile revenue trends in Asia-Pacific
Key Findings and Recommendations
Acronyms and definitions
Companies mentioned
About the authors
Related research
About GlobalData
Contact information
List of Figures
Exhibit 1: Population, 2018-2023 (Millions)
Exhibit 2: Nominal GDP, 2018-2023 (US$Trillion)
Exhibit 3: Real GDP growth, 2011-2017
Exhibit 4: User penetration, 2018 (% of population)
Exhibit 5: Subscription penetration, 2018 (% of population)
Exhibit 6: Prepaid subscription as a % of total subscription
Exhibit 7: Monthly ARPU, 2018 (US$)
Exhibit 8: data as a share of total ARPU, 2018 (% of ARPU)
Exhibit 9: Monthly voice MOU, 2018 (minutes/month)
Exhibit 10: Major competitive changes, 2012-2018
Exhibit 11: MVNO subscriptions and share of total mobile subscriptions in Asia-Pacific, 2018-2023
Exhibit 12: Top five markets in terms of MVNO market share in Asia-Pacific, 2018
Exhibit 13: Mobile user penetration Vs. PPP-adjusted GDP per capita, 2018
Exhibit 14: Mobile users, Asia-Pacific, 2018-2023 (Millions)
Exhibit 15: Mobile subscriptions and penetration in Asia-Pacific, 2018-2023
Exhibit 16: Mobile subscriptions by technology generation, 2018-2023
Exhibit 17: Top five markets in terms of 5G subscriptions as a % of total, 2023
Exhibit 18: Mobile subscriptions by device type, 2018-2023 (Millions)
Exhibit 19: Net additions by device type, 2018 Vs 2023 (Millions)
Exhibit 20: Mobile handset subscriptions by type, 2018-2023 (Millions)
Exhibit 21: DiGi offers Oppo F7 for RMB1, 2018
Exhibit 22: M2M subscriptions and revenue, 2018-2023
Exhibit 23: Examples of solutions offered by telcos
Exhibit 24: Total mobile data traffic, 2018-2023 (PB)
Exhibit 25: MaxisONE plan offers 10GB extra data, 2018
Exhibit 26: Mobile ARPU in Asia-Pacific (USD), 2018-2023
Exhibit 27: Monthly spend on 1GB of data as a % of PPP-adjusted GDP per capita, month 2018 (USD)
Exhibit 28: Mobile service revenue by device type, 2018 VS. 2023
Exhibit 29: fastest growing markets in terms of mobile service revenue, CAGR 2018-2023

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