Estonia has one of the most advanced mobile markets in Europe, having benefitted from considerable investment from the mobile network operators Telia, Elisa and Tele2. The market enjoys effective competition, although the MVNO sector remains underdeveloped. Operator investment in HSPA and LTE technologies has underscored the growing mobile broadband sector. The launch of LTE-A services has provided far higher data rates, bringing the county to the forefront of such developments in the region and supporting a range of mobile data services and applications. This will further underpin future revenue growth for operators in the market. This report provides a concise overview of Estonia’s mobile market as players further develop the data sector. It covers the major players, regulatory developments, services offered and a variety of financial and operating statistics.
Tele2 Eesti rolls out CA LTE-A services in major cities; Elisa providing 99% population coverage with LTE, trials LTE-A technology; Tele2 launches platform to manage M2M connections; EMT rebrands as Telia; regulator awards Telia and Elisa spectrum in the 800MHz band; Technical Surveillance Authority reports on MNP; LTE networks providing national coverage; report update includes operator data to Q1 2016, Statistics Estonia data to December 2015, the regulator’s market data updates and 2015 annual report, recent market developments.
Companies mentioned in this report:
Telia (EMT), Tele2 Eesti, Elisa.