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Tanzania: The Launch of 4G and the Expansion of Fixed Networks to Push the Market

Tanzania: The Launch of 4G and the Expansion of Fixed Networks to Push the Market

Market Briefing
Published: November 2016
Pages: 31
Research from: Pyramid Research
Sector: Networks & Infrastructure

From: GBP 762.00
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With an estimated telecom service revenue of $1.4bn in 2016, Tanzania’s market will be slightly smaller than some of its peers in the region, including Kenya ($2.3bn), the DRC (1.9bn) and Sudan ($1.7bn). However, we expect telecom service revenue to grow at a CAGR of 6.1% during 2016-2021, to reach $1.9bn by year-end 2021. Operators are continuously investing in upgrading their network infrastructure, including the expansion of 4G services and rollout of fiber network across the country.



Tanzania: The Launch of 4G and the Expansion of Fixed Networks to Push the Market’, a new Country Intelligence Report by Pyramid Research, provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market in Tanzania today, with detailed forecasts of key indicators up to 2021. Published annually, the report provides detailed analysis of the near-term opportunities, competitive dynamics and evolution of demand by service type and technology/platform across the fixed telephony, broadband and mobile sectors, as well as a review of key regulatory trends.

The Country Intelligence Report provides in-depth analysis of the following:

- Regional context: telecom market size and trends in Tanzania compared with other countries in the region.

- Economic, demographic and political context in Tanzania.

- 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 (including VoIP), broadband, mobile voice and mobile data markets.

- 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 2016 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 Tanzania’s telecommunications market.


Reasons To Buy

  • - This Country Intelligence Report offers a thorough, forward-looking analysis of Tanzania’s telecommunications market, service providers and key opportunities in a concise format to help executives build proactive and profitable growth strategies.
  • - Accompanying Pyramid Research’s Forecast products, the report examines the assumptions and drivers behind ongoing and upcoming trends in Tanzania’s mobile communications, fixed telephony/VoIP and broadband markets, including the evolution of service provider market shares.
  • - With more than 20 charts and tables, the report is designed for an executive-level audience, boasting presentation quality.
  • - The report provides an easily digestible market assessment for decision-makers built around in-depth information gathered from local market players, which enables executives to quickly get up to speed with the current and emerging trends in Tanzania’s telecommunications market.
  • - The broad perspective of the report coupled with comprehensive, actionable detail will help operators, equipment vendors and other telecom industry players succeed in the challenging telecommunications market in Tanzania.


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