The commercial rollout of 5G services in March 2019 will be prioritised by the government and the industry alike, with concurrent infrastructure build-out for various 5G applications such as virtual reality, augmented reality and the Internet of Things (IoT).
The Global ICT Development Index produced by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) placed South Korea in the second place among the 176 countries it assessed for 2017. South Korea had been ranked first in the ITU index in six out of the nine years since 2009.
Industry List: Fixed, Telecommunications, Internet, Telecommunications, Mobile, Telecommunications, Telecommunications
Industry Codes (NAIC): 517
Industry Codes (SIC): 48