Morocco: Ongoing Investments in DSL, Fiber and 4G Will Drive Overall Telecom Revenue Growth provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market in Morocco today, with detailed forecasts of key indicators up to 2021. It delivers deep quantitative and qualitative insight into Morocco's telecom market, analyzing key trends, evaluating near-term opportunities and assessing risk factors, based on proprietary data from Pyramid Research's databases.
The Country Intelligence Report provides in-depth analysis of the following:
- Regional context: Telecom market size and trends in Morocco compared with other countries in Africa and Middle East region.
- Economic, demographic and political context in Morocco.
- 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, fixed Internet, mobile voice, mobile data and pay-TV.
- 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 2014 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 Morocco's telecommunications market.
- Overall telecom service revenue in Morocco will remain stable at $3.2bn in 2016 and will grow steadily during 2016-2021, mainly driven by data segments (mobile and fixed).
- Mobile revenue will account for three-fourths of the total telecom revenue in 2021, and mobile data will be the fastest-growing segment over 2016-2021.
- We expect the contribution of mobile data to mobile service revenue to grow significantly, driven by the increasing adoption of 3G and 4G services.
- Morocco's telecom market will be dominated by Maroc Telecom as the leading operator, followed by Meditel and Inwi. Operators will continue to invest in mobile and fixed networks to compete effectively in the market.
Morocco will be the smallest market in the Africa and Middle East (AME) region with estimated telecom service revenue of $3.2bn in 2016. The telecom service revenue is expected to grow steadily over 2016-2021, primarily driven by growth in data revenue. Fixed VoIP will be the fastest-growing segment over 2016-2021. Operators are focusing on expanding their fiber and xDSL network coverage. In addition, ongoing investments in network expansions will enable operators to monetize the growing demand for data services.
- Gain in-depth analysis of current strategies and future trends of the telecommunications market in Morocco, service providers and key opportunities in a concise format, to build proactive and profitable growth strategies.
- Understand the factors behind ongoing and upcoming trends in Morocco's mobile communications, fixed telephony, broadband markets, including the evolution of service provider market shares, to align product offerings and strategies to meet customer demand.
- Leverage the graphical information (more than 20 charts and tables in the report based on the Pyramid Research forecast products), to gain an overview of the telecom market in Morocco.
- Analysis of key telecom players in the markets and major business strategies being adopted by them, to identify the opportunities to improve the market share.
- Explore novel opportunities to align your product strategies and offerings to meet the requirements and succeed in the challenging telecommunications market in Morocco.