Australia - Mobile Communications - 2003 Mid-year Analysis


In the year to March 31 Vodafone gained 418,000 new customers, representing more than 27% of the net additions. With post-paid or contract customers Optus had the best news in mid-2003, reporting an 8% increase in ARPU. For the last quarter Optus stated that mobile data represented 14% of service revenues. All of the carriers are looking to mobile data to increase ARPU over the next few years.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Mid-year analysis by Maurie Dobbin
    • 1.1 Market shares
    • 1.2 Prepaid mobile
    • 1.3 Mobile data
  • 2. The reality for mobile operators
  • 3. Mobile in commodity territory

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Mobile & Wireless Broadband and Media
Mobile Communications (voice and infrastructure)
Strategies & Analyses (Industry & Markets)

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Last updated 10 Aug 2004
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Analyst: Kylie Wansink

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