1. Market Research
  2. > Telecom
  3. > Mobile Services Market Trends

Romania Telecom Sector Report - H2, 2014

  • January 2015
  • 17 pages
  • Emerging Markets Direct Media Holdings
Report ID: 3307240


Table of Contents

This report covers the market developments in H1/2014 and the data available as of December 2014.

The statistical indicators on the Romanian telecom sector's performance in H1/2014 show that the market remains dynamic and that despite deterrents such as MTR cuts and tight price competition, which continued denting into the players' revenues, there is still enough room for growth, particularly on the internet segment.

Mobile telephony continued to record increase of traffic this year, while the customer base shrank, though the decrease slowed down. The rise of traffic however fails to reflect in higher revenues of mobile operators on the segment, as prices are affected by tight competition. According to the latest statistical data (released by the telecom regulator in December 2014), mobile telephony service revenues dropped by 6.2% y/y in 2013, thus driving downwards the full-year performance of the entire telecom market.

On the upside, the internet service revenues surged by 16.9% y/y in 2013, propped by the cheering 32% y/y hike of the mobile segment, and prospects for the future are optimistic. In H1/2014, fixed and mobile broadband internet connections maintained y/y increase, with the mobile segment recording the most accelerated pace- up by 28.7% y/y over the period.

Bundled services also kept dynamic y/y performance in H1/2014, with the number of users more than double compared to end-December 2011, reflecting the customer's preference towards several telecom services purchased together, at a more convenient price.

Key points:

oMobile telephony traffic maintains y/y positive performance in H1/2014, number of active users continues shrinking

oMobile broadband connections surge 28.7% y/y in H1/2014

oPay TV segment reports y/y improvement of customer number, penetration rate in H1/2014

oRetail sales of telecom equipment record dynamic increase in Jan-Sep 2014, propped by higher smartphone sales

oTelekom targets to become Romania's largest integrated operator in 2015

oRCS&RDS to acquire all CME's radio licences in Romania

oTwo international IT groups to start operations in Romania, employing 4,500 in total

Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 60 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 25,000 trusted sources
  • Single User License — provides access to the report by one individual.
  • Department License — allows you to share the report with up to 5 users
  • Site License — allows the report to be shared amongst all employees in a defined country
  • Corporate License — allows for complete access, globally.

Ahmad helps you find the right report:


The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

We were impressed with the support that ReportLinker’s research specialists’ team provided. The report we purchased was useful and provided exactly what we want.

Category Manager at

ReportLinker gave access to reliable and useful data while avoiding dispersing resources and spending too much time on unnecessary research.

Executive Director at
PwC Advisory

The customer service was fast, responsive, and 100% professional in all my dealings (...) If we have more research needs, I'll certainly prioritize working with ReportLinker!

Scott Griffith

Vice President Marketing at
Maurice Sporting Goods

The research specialist provided prompt, helpful instructions for accessing ReportLinker's product. He also followed up to make sure everything went smoothly and to ensure an easy transition to the next stage of my research

Jessica P Huffman

Research Associate at
American Transportation Research Institute

Excellent customer service. Very responsive and fast.

Director, Corporate Strategy at

I reached out to ReportLinker for a detailed market study on the Air Treatment industry. The quality of the report, the research specialist’s willingness to solve my queries exceeded my expectations. I would definitely recommend ReportLinker for in-depth industry information.

Mariana Mendoza

Global Platform Senior Manager at
Whirlpool Corporation

Thanks! I like what you've provided and will certainly come back if I need to do further research works.

Bee Hin Png

CEO at
LDR Pte Ltd

The research specialist advised us on the best content for our needs and provided a great report and follow-up, thanks very much we shall look at ReportLinker in the future.

Kate Merrick

Global Marketing Manager at
Eurotherm by Schneider Electric

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers

Emerging Asia–Pacific telecoms market: interim forecast update 2016–2021

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

"Telecoms retail revenue for emerging Asia–Pacific will increase at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2015 to reach USD347 billion in 2021." Revenue for voice (mobile and fixed) and messaging will continue to decline, ...

Mobile & Tablet Retailing in the UK 2017

  • $ 5750
  • Industry report
  • June 2017
  • by GlobalData

Mobile & Tablet Retailing in the UK 2017 Summary Mobile spend is set to dramatically rise, forecast to increase by 112.0% in the next five years. Key sectors including clothing & footwear and food & grocery ...

SMS Firewall Market by SMS Type, SMS Traffic, Messaging Platform, Service Type, Organization Size, Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2022

  • $ 5650
  • Industry report
  • June 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“Stringent regulations are driving the demand for SMS firewall solutions.” MarketsandMarkets: The SMS firewall market size is expected to grow from USD 1.73 billion in 2017 to USD 2.82 billion by 2021, ...


Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

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