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Fixed Line Telecoms in South Africa

Introduction

Fixed Line Telecoms in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Africa fixed line telecoms market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Highlights

  • The fixed-line telecommunications market is valued as the revenues obtained by operators for voice telephony and other non-voice information transmission using fixed lines (wirelines), rather than wireless systems. Only revenues from end-users are included, with revenues from other operators, as in wholesale transactions, excluded. Revenues from internet services and value-added services are included. Market volumes represent the number of fixed-line telephones. All currency conversions were carried out at constant 2013 average annual exchange rates.
  • The South African fixed line telecoms market had total revenues of $4.0bn in 2014, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.6% between 2010 and 2014.
  • Market volumes declined with a CARC of -1% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 4.3 million fixed line telephones in 2014.
  • The performance of the market is forecast to follow a similar pattern, with an anticipated CARC of -0.6% for the five-year period 2014 - 2019, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $3.9bn by the end of 2019.
Features

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Leading company profiles reveal details of key fixed line telecoms market players’ global operations and financial performance

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Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the South Africa economy

Key Questions Answered

What was the size of the South Africa fixed line telecoms market by value in 2014?

What will be the size of the South Africa fixed line telecoms market in 2019?

What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa fixed line telecoms market?

How has the market performed over the last five years?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Market share
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Market share
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Tata Communications Limited
Telkom SA SOC Limited
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country Data
Appendix
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: South Africa fixed line telecoms market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Table 2: South Africa fixed line telecoms market volume: million units, 2010–14(e)
Table 3: South Africa fixed line telecoms market category segmentation: $ billion, 2014(e)
Table 4: South Africa fixed line telecoms market share: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Table 5: South Africa fixed line telecoms market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Table 6: South Africa fixed line telecoms market volume forecast: million units, 2014–19
Table 7: Tata Communications Limited: key facts
Table 8: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key facts
Table 9: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financials ($)
Table 10: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financials (ZAR)
Table 11: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key financial ratios
Table 12: South Africa size of population (million), 2010–14
Table 13: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 14: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2010–14
Table 15: South Africa inflation, 2010–14
Table 16: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2010–14
Table 17: South Africa exchange rate, 2010–14
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1: South Africa fixed line telecoms market value: $ billion, 2010–14(e)
Figure 2: South Africa fixed line telecoms market volume: million units, 2010–14(e)
Figure 3: South Africa fixed line telecoms market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Figure 4: South Africa fixed line telecoms market share: % share, by value, 2014(e)
Figure 5: South Africa fixed line telecoms market value forecast: $ billion, 2014–19
Figure 6: South Africa fixed line telecoms market volume forecast: million units, 2014–19
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the fixed line telecoms market in South Africa, 2014
Figure 13: Telkom SA SOC Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Telkom SA SOC Limited: assets & liabilities

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