Spain sheds nearly 500,000 mobile lines in October

Monday 17 December 2012 | 11:22 CET | News
Spain lost nearly 486,183 mobile lines and datacards in October, ending the month with a total mobile base of 53.71 million users, down by 3.1 percent over the same month of 2011, according to a report by Spanish regulator CMT. The MVNOs added nearly 78,550 net lines in October, Yoigo saw 12,490 net additions, while Orange shed 14,870 subscribers. Movistar lost 284,290 customers, while Vodafone shed 278,070 users in the month. The M2M sector went up by 11.7 percent over the same period last year, to over 2.73 million lines. The growth of the M2M sector brings the total number of mobile lines

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Categories: General
Companies: Movistar / Orange / Vodafone / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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