The mobile subscription rate will grow at an annual average rate of 2.2% in 2018-22. The number of fixed lines will continue to fall, at an annual rate of 1.1%. The internet penetration rate will grow at an annual rate of 0.8% during the forecast period.
Japan's telecoms market will remain competitive and liberalised. The country will strive to be at the forefront of fifth-generation (5G) technology, which will offer transmission speeds 10-100 times faster than current networks.
Industry List: Fixed, Telecommunications, Internet, Telecommunications, Mobile, Telecommunications, Telecommunications
Industry Codes (NAIC): 517
Industry Codes (SIC): 48