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Japan - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband

Japan is a country leading in technology use. The report covers trends and developments in telecommunications, mobile, Internet, broadband, digital TV and converging media including VoIP and IPTV developments.

Subjects include:

Market and industry analyses, trends and developments;
Facts, figures and statistics;
Industry and regulatory issues;
Infrastructure;
Major Players, Revenues, Subscribers, ARPU;
Internet, VoIP, IPTV;
Mobile Voice and Data Markets;
Broadband (FttH, DSL, cable TV, wireless);
Convergence and Digital Media.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • KEY STATISTICS
    • Table Country statistics Japan - 2015
    • Table Telephone network statistics - January 2015
    • Table Internet user statistics - January 2015
    • Table Broadband statistics - January 2015
    • Table Mobile statistics - January 2015
    • Table National telecommunications authorities
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS MARKET
    • OVERVIEW
      • Table Subscribers and penetration: fixed-line versus mobile - 1993 - 2016
  • REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT
    • HISTORIC OVERVIEW
    • REGULATORY AUTHORITY
      • The MPHPT/MIC
      • Radio Regulatory Council
      • Telecommunications Council
      • Telecommunications Carriers Association
      • Japan Internet Providers' Association (JAIPA)
    • GOVERNMENT POLICIES
      • Government investment in infrastructure
      • Skill building, education and demand programs
      • Competition policy
      • Network non-discrimination
      • Spectrum policy
      • Broadband Policy
    • INTERCONNECT
      • ACCESS
    • FIBRE ACCESS
      • CARRIER PRESELECTION (CPS)
      • MYLINE calling categories
    • NUMBER PORTABILITY (NP)
    • UNIVERSAL SERVICE FUND OBLIGATION
  • FIXED NETWORK OPERATORS
    • NTT CORPORATION
      • Company Overview
        • Table NTT Group structure - March 2015
        • Table NTT major shareholders - March 2015
      • Financial statistics
        • Table NTT financial data - 2000 - 2015
        • Table NTT proportion of operating revenue by segment - 2010 - 2016
      • Operational statistics
        • Table NTT subscribers by service - March 2015
        • Table NTT video service subscribers - 2009 - 2016
      • Government intervention
      • Business strategy
      • International expansion
    • KDDI CORPORATION
      • Company Overview
      • Business strategy
      • Financial statistics
        • Table KDDI financial data - 2001 - 2015
        • Table KDDI total capital expenditure on mobile and fixed line - 2005 - 2015
    • SOFTBANK MOBILE CORPORATION
      • Table Softbank operations
      • Table Softbank major shareholders - September 2014
      • Company background
    • INTERNET INITIATIVE JAPAN (IIJ)
      • Company overview and background
      • Financial statistics
        • Table IIJ revenue and net income - 2006 - 2016
      • Operations statistics
        • Table Internet Initiative Japan - MVNO subscribers - 2013 - 2015
        • Table Internet Initiative Japan - IP subscribers - 2010 - 2015
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS INFRASTRUCTURE
    • OVERVIEW OF THE NATIONAL TELECOM NETWORK
    • NTT NGN
    • INTERNATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE (SATELLITE, SUBMARINE)
      • SUBMARINE CABLES
        • Table Major global/regional submarine cables with landing point in Japan
      • NTT and TransTelecom of Russia (HSCS)
      • Russia-Japan Cable Network (RJCN)
      • Trans-Pacific Express Cable Network (TPE)
      • Pacific Crossing (PC-1)
      • Google investments
      • Asia Submarine Express (ASE)
      • Asia Pacific Gateway (APG)
      • South-East Asia Japan Cable (SJC)
      • KDDI landing station
    • SATELLITE
    • CLOUD COMPUTING
      • NTT
      • Fujitsu
      • NTT Com / Toshiba alliance
      • Internet Initiative Japan Inc (IIJ)
    • SMART GRIDS
      • Solar power projects
    • SMART CITY PROJECT FOR TSUNAMI-EFFECTED CITIES IN JAPAN
  • BROADBAND MARKET
    • INTRODUCTION AND STATISTICAL OVERVIEW
      • Table Broadband subscribers and population penetration - 2005 - 2015
      • Background
      • Broadband statistics
        • Table Fixed broadband subscribers by access type - 1998 - 2015
        • Table Fixed broadband subscriber annual change / market share by access type - 2001 - 2015
        • Table NTT Broadband subscribers and market share by segment - 2004 - 2016
        • Table Total international internet bandwidth - 2003 - 2015
      • Forecasts - broadband subscribers - 2015; 2017; 2020
        • Table Forecast fixed broadband subscribers and penetration - 2018; 2020
    • HYBRID FIBRE COAX (HFC) NETWORKS
      • Statistics
        • Table Cable modem subscribers and penetration - 1998 - 2015
    • DIGITAL SUBSCRIBER LINE (DSL) NETWORKS
      • Introduction
      • Statistics
        • Table DSL subscribers and penetration - 1999 - 2015
    • FIBRE-TO-THE-PREMISES (FTTP) AND FIBRE-TO-THE-HOME (FTTH)
      • Introduction
        • Table FttH subscribers and market share by operator - 2010 - 2015
        • Table Japan FttH subscribers and penetration - 2002 - 2015
      • NTT East and West
      • KDDI
        • Table ADSL and FttH subscribers - 2005 - 2015
      • Power companies
    • OTHER FIXED BROADBAND SERVICES
      • World Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX)
        • Table WiMAX subscribers (BWA) - UQ Communications: 2010 - 2015
      • Wi-Fi
      • Broadband Internet via satellite
  • DIGITAL ECONOMY
    • INTRODUCTION
    • E-GOVERNMENT
      • Overview
      • Promotion of online use of administrative procedures
      • Promotion of electronic provision of government information
      • Improvement of government procurement related to information systems
      • Promotion of information security measures
    • E-HEALTH
  • DIGITAL MEDIA
    • INTRODUCTION
      • Table Japan TV advertising revenue - 2005 - 2014
      • Table TV receiver fees in Japan - 2014
    • PAY TV
      • Table Multichannel pay TV subscribers per platform - 2009 - 2014
    • DIGITAL TV
    • CABLE TV (CATV)
      • Table Cable TV operators - market share - 2009 - 2016
    • SATELLITE TV
      • SKY PerfecTV! Communications Inc (Sky Perfect JSAT)
        • Table SKY Perfect JSAT Group - Financial data - 2008 - 2015
        • Table SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation subscribers, ARPU and churn - 1997 - 2015
    • INTERNET PROTOCOL TV (IPTV)
      • Table NTT video service subscribers - 2009 - 2016
    • VIDEO STREAMING
      • Introduction
      • Hulu
    • COMMUNICATIONS: VOIP, MESSAGING, CONFERENCING
      • Introduction
  • MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
    • OVERVIEW
      • Background
    • MOBILE STATISTICS
      • Mobile subscribers 1995-2015
        • Table Mobile subscriber, annual change and penetration rate - 1995 - 2015
      • Mobile subscribers by operator
        • Table Market share of mobile operators in Japan - March 2015
        • Table Carrier share of mobile telephone and PHS market - 2004 - 2015
      • Mobile Broadband Statistics
        • Table Mobile broadband subscribers - 2009 - 2013
      • Forecast: Mobile subscribers 2018-2020
        • Table Forecast mobile subscribers and penetration - 2018; 2020
    • REGULATORY ISSUES
      • Licensing
    • MOBILE INFRASTRUCTURE
      • Digital networks
      • Other infrastructure developments
      • IoT and M2M Networks
    • MAJOR MOBILE OPERATORS
      • NTT DoCoMo
        • Table NTT DoCoMo major shareholders - March 2014
        • Table NTT DoCoMo revenue, net income, capex and EBITDA - 2005 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo capex breakdown - 2013 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo ARPU and churn - 2004 - 2016
        • Table NTT DoCoMo subscribers - 2011 - 2016
        • Table NTT DoCoMo's subscribers by technology - 2002 - 2016
        • Table NTT DoCoMo dmarket subscribers by product - 2014 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo NOTTV subscribers - 2014 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo DCMX and iD members - 2007 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo Karada-no-kimochi subscribers - 2014 - 2015
        • Table NTT DoCoMo investment in international operators - March 2015
      • KDDI
        • Table KDDI au ARPU, MOU and churn - 2001 - 2015
      • Softbank Mobile
        • Table Softbank financial data - 1995 - 2015
        • Table Softbank proportion of revenue by segment - 2014 - 2015
        • Table Softbank mobile ARPU and churn - 2004 - 2015
        • Table Softbank operational data - thousands of subscribers - 2007 - 2013
    • MOBILE VIRTUAL NETWORK OPERATORS (MVNO)
    • MOBILE CONTENT AND APPLICATIONS
      • Introduction
      • Global Positioning System (GPS)
      • Mobile payment
      • Mobile banking
      • Mobile contactless payment (NFC)
      • Mobile advertising
      • Mobile TV and radio
      • Mobile social gaming
      • Earthquake alerts
      • Health
      • Voice Regognition
      • QR code readers
      • Environmental sensors
    • MOBILE HANDSETS
      • Unlocked handsets
      • iPhone
      • iPads

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