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Forecast: Mobile Services, Worldwide, 2011-2018, 2Q14 Update

Published: 20 June 2014

ID: G00264766

Analyst(s): Stephanie Baghdassarian , Andrew Chetham , Atsuro Sato, Brian Blau , Neha Gupta , Jessica Ekholm


Gartner forecasts that revenue from mobile services will reach $1.2 trillion in 2018. The number of mobile connections will reach 8.5 billion during the same year — helped by the uptake of mobile data cards and connected devices in developed markets, and growth in emerging markets.

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