1. Market Research
  2. > Telecom
  3. > Mobile Services Market Trends
  4. > Latin America LTE Spectrum Trends, Network and Business Considerations, and Demand Forecast

Summary
Twenty-five LTE networks have been launched in Latin America, and LTE adoption will slowly take off. Pyramid Research expects 1.9m LTE subscriptions for year-end 2013 and 71m for 2018. This Telecom Insider examines the current status of LTE in Latin America, focusing on Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. The report examines supply and demand constraints Latin American mobile operators face as they deploy LTE, with case studies analyzing the strategies of market participants; it concludes with a summary of key findings and a set of recommendations.

Key Findings
As of August 2013, 25 LTE networks had been commercially launched in Latin America, and as more 4G auctions take place in the coming years, LTE adoption will take off, albeit at a slow pace. In the short term, supply constraints such as backhaul capacity have the greatest impact on the development of LTE, but demand constraints such as device affordability will grow in significance. For the end of 2013, Pyramid Research forecasts there will be 1.9m LTE subscriptions in the region. This figure will grow at a CAGR of 105.6% between 2013 and 2018, to reach 71m subscriptions in 2018. The first section of this Telecom Insider Report examines the current status of LTE in the region. We focus on the major Latin American mobile markets: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. The report then identifies and describes region-specific supply and demand constraints that Latin American operators face before and during the initial phase of their LTE deployments. The report presents case studies that depict the strategies being implemented by different LTE-market participants to address these challenges. We then conclude with a summary of key findings and a set of recommendations.

Synopsis
NA

Table Of Contents

Latin America LTE Spectrum Trends, Network and Business Considerations, and Demand Forecast
Table of Contents
Introduction

LTE deployment challenges in Latin America

Market detail: Case studies

Conclusions: Key findings and recommendations

Appendix: Acronyms and definitions

View This Report »

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Ahmad

+1 718 618 4302

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
The Developed Asia-Pacific telecoms market: trends and forecasts 2016-2021

The Developed Asia-Pacific telecoms market: trends and forecasts 2016-2021

  • $ 7999
  • Industry report
  • November 2016
  • by Analysys Mason

"Telecoms retail revenue for the developed Asia-Pacific region will grow steadily from USD172 billion in 2015 to USD189 billion in 2021." Challenges remain in the developed Asia-Pacific (DVAP) telecoms ...

Global telecoms market: trends and forecasts 2016-2021

Global telecoms market: trends and forecasts 2016-2021

  • $ 7999
  • Industry report
  • December 2016
  • by Analysys Mason

"Telecoms service revenue will increase worldwide to USD1540 billion in 2021, at a CAGR of 0.7%." Telecoms retail revenue growth worldwide will be boosted by increasing handset data usage supported by ...

Mobile services in developed Asia–Pacific: trends and forecasts 2016–2021

Mobile services in developed Asia–Pacific: trends and forecasts 2016–2021

  • $ 7999
  • Industry report
  • January 2017
  • by Analysys Mason

"Total service revenue in emerging Asia–Pacific will grow rapidly, driven by network coverage expansion and service upgrades." Growth in mobile data, fixed broadband and IPTV revenue will compensate ...


ref:plp2013

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.