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Mobile Phones in South Korea

Mobile Phones in South Korea

Summary

Mobile Phones in South Korea industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Korea mobile phones market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • The mobile phone market consists of all cell phones used for mobile telephony. The market is split into two segments: feature phones and smartphones.
  • The South Korean mobile phones market had total revenues of $10,062.8m in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 5.9% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 27.7 million units in 2017.
  • Falling demand due to rising unemployment and decreasing wages, coupled with the emergence of cheaper Chinese branded phones, means that South Korean buyers will invest less money into the country’s mobile phones market in the coming years. This will result in the market’s value marginally declining over the forecast period.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the mobile phones market in South Korea
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the mobile phones market in South Korea
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key mobile phones market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Korea mobile phones market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Korea mobile phones market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the South Korea mobile phones market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Korea mobile phones market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Korea's mobile phones market?


Executive Summary 2
Market value 2
Market value forecast 2
Market volume 2
Market volume forecast 2
Category segmentation 2
Geography segmentation 2
Market rivalry 2
Market Overview 7
Market definition 7
Market analysis 7
Market Data 9
Market value 9
Market volume 10
Market Segmentation 11
Category segmentation 11
Geography segmentation 12
Market Outlook 13
Market value forecast 13
Market volume forecast 14
Five Forces Analysis 15
Summary 15
Buyer power 16
Supplier power 17
New entrants 19
Threat of substitutes 21
Degree of rivalry 22
Leading Companies 24
Apple Inc. 24
Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd. 27
LG Electronics, Inc. 30
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. 33
Macroeconomic Indicators 36
Country data 36
Methodology 38
Industry associations 39
Related MarketLine research 39
Appendix 40
About MarketLine 40
List of Tables
Table 1: South Korea mobile phones market value: $ million, 2013-17
Table 2: South Korea mobile phones market volume: thousand units, 2013-17
Table 3: South Korea mobile phones market category segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 4: South Korea mobile phones market geography segmentation: $ million, 2017
Table 5: South Korea mobile phones market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Table 6: South Korea mobile phones market volume forecast: thousand units, 2017-22
Table 7: Apple Inc.: key facts
Table 8: Apple Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 9: Apple Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 10: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 11: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 12: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: key financials (CNY)
Table 13: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 14: LG Electronics, Inc.: key facts
Table 15: LG Electronics, Inc.: key financials ($)
Table 16: LG Electronics, Inc.: key financials (KRW)
Table 17: LG Electronics, Inc.: key financial ratios
Table 18: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 19: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 20: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: key financials (KRW)
Table 21: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 22: South Korea size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 23: South Korea gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 24: South Korea gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 25: South Korea inflation, 2013-17
Table 26: South Korea consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 27: South Korea exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Korea mobile phones market value: $ million, 2013-17
Figure 2: South Korea mobile phones market volume: thousand units, 2013-17
Figure 3: South Korea mobile phones market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: South Korea mobile phones market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 5: South Korea mobile phones market value forecast: $ million, 2017-22
Figure 6: South Korea mobile phones market volume forecast: thousand units, 2017-22
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the mobile phones market in South Korea, 2017
Figure 13: Apple Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Apple Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Huawei Investment & Holding Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: LG Electronics, Inc.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: LG Electronics, Inc.: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities

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