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Madagascar: Low Mobile Penetration and 4G Rollout Will Offer Growth Opportunities for Operators

Madagascar: Low Mobile Penetration and 4G Rollout Will Offer Growth Opportunities for Operators

Summary

The telecom services revenue in Madagascar is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.4% during 2016-2021, driven by growth in data revenue. Mobile data and fixed Internet will be the fastest-growing segment in the telecom market. Going forward, operators plan to invest in network infrastructure and rolling out 4G services. Vendors will have significant opportunities to support operator initiatives to roll out 4G networks.Key Findings

  •  The overall telecom service revenue in Madagascar will be mainly driven by growth in the data segments (mobile and fixed).
  •  2G will be the most adopted mobile technology through 2021. However, its share in overall mobile subscriber base will decline, as customers increasingly adopt high-speed 3G and 4G services in the coming years.
  •  The top two operators, Orange Madagascar and Telma, will account for a significant share of overall service revenue in 2016.
  •  The operators’ initiatives to improve their network infrastructure and roll out 4G networks in the coming years will fuel growth in Madagascar’s telecom market.
Synopsis

“Madagascar: Low Mobile Penetration and 4G Rollout Will Offer Growth Opportunities for Operators” provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market in Madagascar today, with detailed forecasts of key indicators up to 2021. It delivers deep quantitative and qualitative insight into Madagascar’s telecom market, analyzing key trends, evaluating near-term opportunities and assessing risk factors, based on proprietary data from Pyramid Research’s databases.

The Country Intelligence Report provides in-depth analysis of the following:
  •  Regional context: Telecom market size and trends in Madagascar compared with other countries in the Africa and Middle East region.
  •  Economic, demographic and political context in Madagascar.
  •  The regulatory environment and trends: a review of the regulatory setting and agenda for the next 18-24 months as well as relevant developments pertaining to spectrum licensing, national broadband plans, number portability and more.
  •  A demand profile: analysis as well as historical figures and forecasts of service revenue from the fixed telephony, fixed Internet, mobile voice and mobile data.
  •  Service evolution: a look at changes in the breakdown of overall revenue between the fixed and mobile sectors and between voice, data and video from 2014 to 2021.
  •  The competitive landscape: an examination of key trends in competition and in the performance, revenue market shares and expected moves of service providers over the next 18-24 months.
  •  In-depth sector analysis of fixed telephony, broadband, mobile voice and mobile data services: a quantitative analysis of service adoption trends by network technology and by operator, as well as of average revenue per line/subscription and service revenue through the end of the forecast period.
  •  Main opportunities: this section details the near-term opportunities for operators, vendors and investors in Madagascar’s telecommunications market.
Reasons To Buy
  •  Gain in-depth analysis of current strategies and future trends of the telecommunications market in Madagascar, service providers and key opportunities in a concise format, to build proactive and profitable growth strategies.
  •  Understand the factors behind ongoing and upcoming trends in Madagascar’s mobile communications, fixed telephony and broadband markets, including the evolution of service provider market shares, to align product offerings and strategies to meet customer’s demand.
  •  Leverage the graphical information (more than 20 charts and tables in the report based on the Pyramid Research forecast products), to gain an overview of the telecom market in Madagascar.
  •  Analysis of key telecom players in the markets and major business strategies being adopted by them, to identify the opportunities to improve the market share.
  •  Explore novel opportunities to align your product strategies and offerings to meet the requirements and succeed in the challenging telecommunications market in Madagascar.


Executive summary
Market and competitor overview
Regional context
Economic, demographic and political context
Regulatory environment
Demand profile
Service evolution
Competitive landscape
Major market players
Segment analysis
Mobile services
Fixed services
Identifying opportunities
Overall market opportunities
List of Tables
Madagascar telecom market size and growth prospects in a regional context, 2016E
Country indicators
Regulatory structure and policy
Major telecommunications policy issues
Madagascar communications market revenue , 2014-2021, US$
Segment revenue CAGRs, 2016-2021, US$
Segment revenues 2014-2021
Service revenue mix: voice, data & video, 2016, 2021
Service revenue mix: fixed & mobile, 2016, 2021
Service revenue by operator, 2016
Key telecom market players
Major telecommunications market players
Mobile subscriptions and penetration, 2014-2021
Key mobile market indicators, 2016
Mobile data revenue mix, 2016, 2021
Total mobile ARPS; data percentage of total mobile ARPS, 2014–2021
Mobile market shares by subscriptions, 2014-2021
Mobile subscriptions by technology family, 2014-2021
Fixed-line penetration of population, 2014-2021
Key fixed market indicators, 2016
Fixed voice revenue, 2014-2021
Internet revenue, 2014-2021
Opportunities in the Madagascar telecommunications market
List of Figures
Madagascar telecom market size and growth prospects in a regional context, 2016E
Country indicators
Regulatory structure and policy
Major telecommunications policy issues
Madagascar communications market revenue , 2014-2021, US$
Segment revenue CAGRs, 2016-2021, US$
Segment revenues 2014-2021
Service revenue mix: voice, data & video, 2016, 2021
Service revenue mix: fixed & mobile, 2016, 2021
Service revenue by operator, 2016
Key telecom market players
Major telecommunications market players
Mobile subscriptions and penetration, 2014-2021
Key mobile market indicators, 2016
Mobile data revenue mix, 2016, 2021
Total mobile ARPS; data percentage of total mobile ARPS, 2014–2021
Mobile market shares by subscriptions, 2014-2021
Mobile subscriptions by technology family, 2014-2021
Fixed-line penetration of population, 2014-2021
Key fixed market indicators, 2016
Fixed voice revenue, 2014-2021
Internet revenue, 2014-2021
Opportunities in the Madagascar telecommunications market

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