Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Australia: Market Research Report

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Wireless Telecommunications Carriers Market Research Report | ANZSIC J5802 | Feb 2014

Dollars for data: Increases in mobile internet usage drive revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Wireless Telecommunications Carriers market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The industry is comprised of companies that own the wireless infrastructure that enables voice and data services, and radio and television relays. The industry has exhibited strong growth on the back of the popularity of smartphones. Industry revenue is forecast to grow by an annualised 4.3% in the five years through 2013-14. Mobile phones have become the primary means of telephone communications and a life necessity. The high number of subscribers can be attributed to a significant rise in mobile service popularity over the past five years. Consumers have rapidly adopted wireless broadband services via smartphones, tablets and 3G dongles. The strong desire for remote internet connectivity has not been tempered by the relative high usage prices of mobile versus fixed broadband services... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

The industry has high barriers to entry, primarily influenced by the industry's considerable market share concentration and its high capital intensity. In the past, there have been a number of formidable entry barriers, first and foremost of which was the previous regulatory regime that restricted the number of mobile carriers to just three. From 1 July 1997, however, these restrictions were virtually eliminated. Despite the fundamental changes that have occurred in the regulatory backdrop, there are still a number of barriers to entry, many of which are associated with the inherent characteristics of the telecommunications industry, including its highly capital-intensive nature... purchase to read more


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What is the Wireless Telecommunications Carriers Industry?

The industry includes businesses devoted to operating and maintaining transmission and switching facilities to deliver direct communications via airwaves. Included in this industry are establishments that provide wireless telecommunications network services, and those that supply and maintain equipment used to receive signals.

Industry Products
Voice servicesOther data servicesSMS and MMS servicesHandsets and equipmentSatellite, television and radio relay
Industry Activities
Cellular telephone communication serviceDirect-to-home satellite systemsMicrowave/radio wave transmissionSatellite communication serviceTelevision relay station operationProviding radio dispatch services

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