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Morocco: Ongoing Investments in DSL, Fiber and 4G Will Drive Overall Telecom Revenue Growth

Morocco: Ongoing Investments in DSL, Fiber and 4G Will Drive Overall Telecom Revenue Growth

Summary

“Morocco: Ongoing Investments in DSL, Fiber and 4G Will Drive Overall Telecom Revenue Growth” provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market in Morocco today, with detailed forecasts of key indicators up to 2021. It delivers deep quantitative and qualitative insight into Morocco’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 Morocco compared with other countries in Africa and Middle East region.
  • Economic, demographic and political context in Morocco.
  • 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, mobile data and pay-TV.
  • 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 Morocco’s telecommunications market.
Key Findings
  • Overall telecom service revenue in Morocco will remain stable at $3.2bn in 2016 and will grow steadily during 2016-2021, mainly driven by data segments (mobile and fixed).
  • Mobile revenue will account for three-fourths of the total telecom revenue in 2021, and mobile data will be the fastest-growing segment over 2016-2021.
  • We expect the contribution of mobile data to mobile service revenue to grow significantly, driven by the increasing adoption of 3G and 4G services.
  • - Morocco’s telecom market will be dominated by Maroc Telecom as the leading operator, followed by Meditel and Inwi. Operators will continue to invest in mobile and fixed networks to compete effectively in the market.
Synopsis

Morocco will be the smallest market in the Africa & Middle East (AME) region with estimated telecom service revenue of $3.2bn in 2016. The telecom service revenue is expected to grow steadily over 2016-2021, primarily driven by growth in data revenue. Fixed VoIP will be the fastest-growing segment over 2016-2021. Operators are focusing on expanding their fiber and xDSL network coverage. In addition, ongoing investments in network expansions will enable operators to monetize the growing demand for data services.

Reasons To Buy
  • Gain in-depth analysis of current strategies and future trends of the telecommunications market in Morocco, 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 Morocco’s mobile communications, fixed telephony, broadband markets, including the evolution of service provider market shares, to align product offerings and strategies to meet customer 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 Morocco.
  • 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 Morocco.


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
Pay-TV
Identifying opportunities
Overall market opportunities
List of Tables
Morocco telecom market size and growth prospects in a regional context, 2016E
Country indicators
Regulatory structure and policy
Major telecommunications policy issues
Morocco 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
Fixed market shares by service, 2016
Fixed access lines by technology, 2016, 2021
Pay-TV subscriptions by technology, 2014-2021
Opportunities in the Morocco telecommunications market
List of Figures
Morocco telecom market size and growth prospects in a regional context, 2016E
Country indicators
Regulatory structure and policy
Major telecommunications policy issues
Morocco 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
Fixed market shares by service, 2016
Fixed access lines by technology, 2016, 2021
Pay-TV subscriptions by technology, 2014-2021
Opportunities in the Morocco telecommunications market

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