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Mobile Data Traffic - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 2228047
  • Report
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 179 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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Global Mobile Data Traffic Market to Reach 171.3 Million Terabytes per Month by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Mobile Data Traffic estimated at 35.5 Million Terabytes per Month in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of 171.3 Million Terabytes per Month by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 25.2% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Video, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 27.1% CAGR and reach 120.3 Million Terabytes per Month by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Social Networking segment is readjusted to a revised 25.7% CAGR for the next 7-year period.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at 9.5 Million Terabytes per Month, While China is Forecast to Grow at 31.7% CAGR

The Mobile Data Traffic market in the U.S. is estimated at 9.5 Million Terabytes per Month in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of 43.3 Million Terabytes per Month by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 31.7% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 19.7% and 23.1% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 21.6% CAGR.

Audio Segment to Record 17.6% CAGR

In the global Audio segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 16.9% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of 1 Million Terabytes per Month in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of 3 Million Terabytes per Month by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach 26 Million Terabytes per Month by the year 2027, while Latin America will expand at a 18.9% CAGR through the analysis period. We bring years of research experience to this 16th edition of our report. The 179-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Competitors identified in this market include, among others:
  • AT&T, Inc.
  • Bharti Airtel Limited
  • China Mobile Limited
  • China Telecom Corporation Limited
  • China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
  • KDDI Corp.
  • KT Corp.
  • NTT DoCoMo Inc.
  • Orange S.A.
  • SK Telecom
  • Telefónica S.A.
  • Telenor ASA
  • Telstra Corporation Limited
  • Verizon Communications Inc.
  • Vodafone Group Plc.

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & REPORT SCOPE

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Mobile Communications: An Introductory Prelude

Recent Market Activity

Mobile Internet Evolves into Mainstream Mobile Communication Service

Mobile Internet Evolves into Mainstream Mobile Communication Service

Migration to 4G Technology: Cornerstone for Present & Future Expansion

4G Transforms into Primary Mobile Technology

Developing Regions Emerge as Key Markets

Developed Countries Remain Major Contributors

Positive Economic Scenario to Extend Growth Opportunities

Global Market Outlook

Global Competitor Market Shares

Mobile Data Traffic Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2020 & 2029

Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

AT&T (USA)

Bharti Airtel Limited (India)

China Mobile Limited (China)

China Telecom Corporation Limited (China)

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (China)

KDDI Corp. (Japan)

KT Corp. (South Korea)

NTT DoCoMo, Inc. (Japan)

Orange S.A. (France)

SK Telecom (South Korea)

Sprint Nextel Corporation (USA)

Telefónica S.A. (Spain)

Telenor ASA (Norway)

Telstra Corporation Limited (Australia)

T-Mobile International AG & Co. KG (Germany)

Verizon Communications, Inc. (USA)

Vodafone Group Plc (UK)

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

Proliferation of Smartphones: Foundation for Ongoing Escalation in Mobile Data Traffic

Contribution of Netbooks/Notebooks Continues to Wane

App Consumption Patterns Favor Wider Growth

Video Triggers Explosive Growth in Mobile Data Traffic

Expanding Role of Video in Mobile Entertainment

Mobile TV Fuels Mobile Video Consumption

Social Networking Enlarges Mobile Data Traffic

Uptrend in Mobile Messaging Spawns Incredible Data Usage

Sustained Demand for VoIP - Steers Data Traffic

Mobile Data Finds New Breeding Ground in e-Commerce

Mobile Banking Intensifies Mobile Data Consumption

Wi-Fi Offloading Boosts Data Traffic

Small Cell Deployments Contribute to Traffic Increase

Uptrend in Cloud Computing Adds to Traffic Expansion

Emerging IoT to Widen the Demand for Mobile Data

M2M Communication Set to Instigate New Opportunities

Growing Penetration of Mobile Devices in Enterprise Environments Bodes Well

Enterprise Mobility Transforms into Mainstream Business Model

Favorable Demographic & Socio-Economic Trends Inflate Mobile Data Demand

Rapid Growth in Urban Households

Rising Living Standards

Burgeoning Middle Class Population

4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

TABLE 1: Mobile Data Traffic Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 2: Mobile Data Traffic Global Retrospective Market Scenario in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 3: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift across Key Geographies Worldwide: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 4: Video (Application) Global Opportunity Assessment in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 5: Video (Application) Historic Sales Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 6: Video (Application) Percentage Share Breakdown of Global Sales by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 7: Social Networking (Application) Worldwide Sales in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 8: Social Networking (Application) Historic Demand Patterns in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 9: Social Networking (Application) Market Share Shift across Key Geographies: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 10: Audio (Application) Global Market Estimates & Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 11: Audio (Application) Retrospective Demand Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 12: Audio (Application) Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 13: Other Applications (Application) Demand Potential Worldwide in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 14: Other Applications (Application) Historic Sales Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2012-2019
TABLE 15: Other Applications (Application) Share Breakdown Review by Region/Country:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES

Market Facts & Figures

US Mobile Data Traffic Market Share (in %) by Company: 2020 & 2025

Market Analytics
TABLE 16: United States Mobile Data Traffic Latent Demand Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 17: Mobile Data Traffic Historic Demand Patterns in the United States by Application in Terabytes per Month for 2012-2019
TABLE 18: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown in the United States by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

CANADA

TABLE 19: Canadian Mobile Data Traffic Market Quantitative Demand Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 20: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Canada: Summarization of Historic Demand Patterns in Terabytes per Month by Application for 2012-2019
TABLE 21: Canadian Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

JAPAN

TABLE 22: Japanese Demand Estimates and Forecasts for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 23: Japanese Mobile Data Traffic Market in Terabytes per Month by Application:2012-2019
TABLE 24: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift in Japan by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

CHINA

TABLE 25: Chinese Demand for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 26: Mobile Data Traffic Market Review in China in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 27: Chinese Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

EUROPE

Market Facts & Figures

European Mobile Data Traffic Market: Competitor Market Share Scenario (in %) for 2020 & 2025

Market Analytics
TABLE 28: European Mobile Data Traffic Market Demand Scenario in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 29: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Europe: A Historic Market Perspective in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 30: European Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 31: European Mobile Data Traffic Addressable Market Opportunity in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 32: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Europe: Summarization of Historic Demand in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 33: European Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

FRANCE

TABLE 34: Mobile Data Traffic Quantitative Demand Analysis in France in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 35: French Mobile Data Traffic Historic Market Review in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 36: French Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2012, 2020, and 2027

GERMANY

TABLE 37: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Germany: Annual Sales Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 38: German Mobile Data Traffic Market in Retrospect in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 39: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in Germany by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ITALY

TABLE 40: Italian Demand for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 41: Mobile Data Traffic Market Review in Italy in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 42: Italian Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE 43: United Kingdom Demand Estimates and Forecasts for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 44: United Kingdom Mobile Data Traffic Market in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 45: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift in the United Kingdom by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

SPAIN

TABLE 46: Spanish Mobile Data Traffic Market Quantitative Demand Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 47: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Spain: Summarization of Historic Demand Patterns in Terabytes per Month by Application for 2012-2019
TABLE 48: Spanish Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

RUSSIA

TABLE 49: Russian Mobile Data Traffic Latent Demand Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 50: Mobile Data Traffic Historic Demand Patterns in Russia by Application in Terabytes per Month for 2012-2019
TABLE 51: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown in Russia by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF EUROPE

TABLE 52: Rest of Europe Mobile Data Traffic Addressable Market Opportunity in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 53: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Rest of Europe: Summarization of Historic Demand in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 54: Rest of Europe Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 55: Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Market Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 56: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Asia-Pacific: Historic Market Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 57: Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Region/Country: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027
TABLE 58: Mobile Data Traffic Quantitative Demand Analysis in Asia-Pacific in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 59: Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Historic Market Review in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 60: Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2012, 2020, and 2027

AUSTRALIA

TABLE 61: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Australia: Annual Sales Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 62: Australian Mobile Data Traffic Market in Retrospect in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 63: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in Australia by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

INDIA

TABLE 64: Indian Mobile Data Traffic Market Quantitative Demand Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 65: Mobile Data Traffic Market in India: Summarization of Historic Demand Patterns in Terabytes per Month by Application for 2012-2019
TABLE 66: Indian Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

SOUTH KOREA

TABLE 67: Mobile Data Traffic Market in South Korea: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2018-2027
TABLE 68: South Korean Mobile Data Traffic Historic Market Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 69: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in South Korea by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 70: Rest of Asia-Pacific Demand Estimates and Forecasts for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 71: Rest of Asia-Pacific Mobile Data Traffic Market in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 72: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift in Rest of Asia-Pacific by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 73: Latin American Mobile Data Traffic Market Trends by Region/Country in Terabytes per Month: 2020-2027
TABLE 74: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Latin America in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: A Historic Perspective for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 75: Latin American Mobile Data Traffic Market Percentage Breakdown of Sales by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027
TABLE 76: Latin American Demand for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 77: Mobile Data Traffic Market Review in Latin America in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 78: Latin American Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ARGENTINA

TABLE 79: Argentinean Mobile Data Traffic Addressable Market Opportunity in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 80: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Argentina: Summarization of Historic Demand in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 81: Argentinean Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

BRAZIL

TABLE 82: Mobile Data Traffic Quantitative Demand Analysis in Brazil in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 83: Brazilian Mobile Data Traffic Historic Market Review in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 84: Brazilian Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis: A 17-Year Perspective by Application for 2012, 2020, and 2027

MEXICO

TABLE 85: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Mexico: Annual Sales Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 86: Mexican Mobile Data Traffic Market in Retrospect in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 87: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in Mexico by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF LATIN AMERICA

TABLE 88: Rest of Latin America Mobile Data Traffic Latent Demand Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 89: Mobile Data Traffic Historic Demand Patterns in Rest of Latin America by Application in Terabytes per Month for 2012-2019
TABLE 90: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown in Rest of Latin America by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 91: The Middle East Mobile Data Traffic Market Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 92: Mobile Data Traffic Market in the Middle East by Region/Country in Terabytes per Month: 2012-2019
TABLE 93: The Middle East Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown by Region/Country: 2012, 2020, and 2027
TABLE 94: The Middle East Mobile Data Traffic Market Quantitative Demand Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 95: Mobile Data Traffic Market in the Middle East: Summarization of Historic Demand Patterns in Terabytes per Month by Application for 2012-2019
TABLE 96: The Middle East Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

IRAN

TABLE 97: Iranian Demand Estimates and Forecasts for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 98: Iranian Mobile Data Traffic Market in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 99: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Shift in Iran by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

ISRAEL

TABLE 100: Israeli Mobile Data Traffic Addressable Market Opportunity in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020-2027
TABLE 101: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Israel: Summarization of Historic Demand in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2012-2019
TABLE 102: Israeli Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Analysis by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

SAUDI ARABIA

TABLE 103: Saudi Arabian Demand for Mobile Data Traffic in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 104: Mobile Data Traffic Market Review in Saudi Arabia in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 105: Saudi Arabian Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

TABLE 106: Mobile Data Traffic Market in the United Arab Emirates: Recent Past,Current and Future Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Applicationfor the Period 2018-2027
TABLE 107: United Arab Emirates Mobile Data Traffic Historic Market Analysis in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 108: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in United Arab Emirates by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

REST OF MIDDLE EAST

TABLE 109: Mobile Data Traffic Market in Rest of Middle East: Annual Sales Estimates and Forecasts in Terabytes per Month by Application for the Period 2020-2027
TABLE 110: Rest of Middle East Mobile Data Traffic Market in Retrospect in Terabytes per Month by Application: 2012-2019
TABLE 111: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Distribution in Rest of Middle East by Application: 2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

AFRICA

TABLE 112: African Mobile Data Traffic Latent Demand Forecasts in Terabytesper Month by Application: 2020 to 2027
TABLE 113: Mobile Data Traffic Historic Demand Patterns in Africa by Applicationin Terabytes per Month for 2012-2019
TABLE 114: Mobile Data Traffic Market Share Breakdown in Africa by Application:2012 VS 2020 VS 2027

IV. COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 35

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