Telecommunication Services in South Africa

Telecommunication Services in South Africa

Summary

Telecommunication Services in South Africa industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Highlights

  • The Telecommunication Services market is defined as the total volume and value of both the Fixed Line Telecommunications market and the Wireless Telecommunications market. The market volume here is defined as the total number of fixed-line telephones and mobile subscribers.
  • The South African telecommunication services market had total revenues of $9.8bn in 2018, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -0.3% between 2014 and 2018.
  • Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 7.7% between 2014 and 2018, to reach a total of 105.9 million users in 2018.
  • The poor historic availability and level of service of fixed-line networks encouraged the growth of the mobile sector for both voice and data services and this segment continues to command the most investment and effort among telcos.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the telecommunication services market in South Africa
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the telecommunication services market in South Africa
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key telecommunication services market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Africa telecommunication services market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the South Africa telecommunication services market by value in 2018?
  • What will be the size of the South Africa telecommunication services market in 2023?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Africa telecommunication services market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up South Africa's telecommunication services market?


1 Executive Summary
1.1. Market value
1.2. Market value forecast
1.3. Market volume
1.4. Market volume forecast
1.5. Category segmentation
1.6. Geography segmentation
1.7. Market rivalry
1.8. Competitive Landscape
2 Market Overview
2.1. Market definition
2.2. Market analysis
3 Market Data
3.1. Market value
3.2. Market volume
4 Market Segmentation
4.1. Category segmentation
4.2. Geography segmentation
5 Market Outlook
5.1. Market value forecast
5.2. Market volume forecast
6 Five Forces Analysis
6.1. Summary
6.2. Buyer power
6.3. Supplier power
6.4. New entrants
6.5. Threat of substitutes
6.6. Degree of rivalry
7 Competitive Landscape
7.1. Who are the leading players?
7.2. What strategies do the leading players follow?
8 Company Profiles
8.1. Vodacom (Pty) Ltd
8.2. MTN Group Limited
8.3. Cell C (Pty) Ltd
8.4. Telkom SA SOC Limited
9 Macroeconomic Indicators
9.1. Country data
10 Appendix
10.1. Methodology
10.2. Industry associations
10.3. Related MarketLine research
10.4. About MarketLine
List of Tabless
Table 1: South Africa telecommunication services market value: $ million, 2014-18
Table 2: South Africa telecommunication services market volume: million users, 2014-18
Table 3: South Africa telecommunication services market category segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 4: South Africa telecommunication services market geography segmentation: $ million, 2018
Table 5: South Africa telecommunication services market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Table 6: South Africa telecommunication services market volume forecast: million users, 2018-23
Table 7: Vodacom (Pty) Ltd: key facts
Table 8: Vodacom (Pty) Ltd: Key Employees
Table 9: MTN Group Limited: key facts
Table 10: MTN Group Limited: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 11: MTN Group Limited: Key Employees
Table 12: MTN Group Limited: Key Employees Continued
Table 13: Cell C (Pty) Ltd: key facts
Table 14: Cell C (Pty) Ltd: Key Employees
Table 15: Telkom SA SOC Limited: key facts
Table 16: Telkom SA SOC Limited: Annual Financial Ratios
Table 17: Telkom SA SOC Limited: Key Employees
Table 18: South Africa size of population (million), 2014-18
Table 19: South Africa gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 20: South Africa gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2014-18
Table 21: South Africa inflation, 2014-18
Table 22: South Africa consumer price index (absolute), 2014-18
Table 23: South Africa exchange rate, 2014-18
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Africa telecommunication services market value: $ million, 2014-18
Figure 2: South Africa telecommunication services market volume: million users, 2014-18
Figure 3: South Africa telecommunication services market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 4: South Africa telecommunication services market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2018
Figure 5: South Africa telecommunication services market value forecast: $ million, 2018-23
Figure 6: South Africa telecommunication services market volume forecast: million users, 2018-23
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the telecommunication services market in South Africa, 2018

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