ICT Economics, mobile connections, mobile economy, Financial sector
The Mobile Economy 2013

This growth is mirrored by strong mobile connections growth, to almost 7 billion connections in 2012, as many consumers have multiple devices or use multiple SIMs to access the best tariffs, while firms in many industry sectors roll out M2M applications to boost their own productivity and tap into new markets. Despite challenging economic headwinds in many regions, the market is expected to grow even more strongly on the imension of connections over the next five years, with 3 billion additional connections expected to be added between 2012 and 2017, a growth rate of 7.6% p.a

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