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More Dutch consumers use roaming as prices fall

Tuesday 20 June 2017 | 14:29 CET | Author: Tim Wijkman | Background

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The steady fall in roaming prices in the EU has led to a big increase in the share of Dutch consumers using their mobile phones abroad, according to the latest research from the Telecompaper Consumer Panel. In Q1 2017, 18 percent of the Dutch said they had made a call while travelling abroad in the past three months, up from 12.1 percent a year earlier and just 8.7 percent in Q3 2015. Mobile internet roaming also increased, to 16.5 percent of consumers in Q1 2017 from 9.9 percent a year earlier and only 7.5 percent in Q3 2015.

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