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Market Share Analysis: Top 30 Communications Service Provider Rankings, Worldwide, 2012

Published: 14 May 2013

ID: G00245783

Analyst(s): Wm. L. Hahn, Margaret Schoener

Summary

The world's top 30 communications service providers in 2012 took a larger share of a shrinking global market for legacy communications services.

Table Of Contents

Market Share Data

Overall Market Segment Performance Analysis

  • Positive Growth Trends for a Select Few Providers Masks Widespread Weakness
  • World's Largest CSPs Hold Position, But Many Lose Revenue
  • Regional Splits Show Future Growth Lies in Emerging Regions
  • Currency Effects Erase Most Market Gains and Worsen Other Losses

Top Vendors Analyzed

  • Growth Leaders
  • Growth Laggards
  • Looking Ahead — Future Changes to the Top 30

Mergers and Acquisitions

Appendix

Recommended Reading

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