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Romanian MVNO market yet to develop, opportunities exist

Thursday 20 February 2014 | 10:04 CET | Author: Erik Sloots | Background
In comparison to some other Eastern European countries, the market for VO players is underdeveloped in Romania. This is mainly due to a saturated market with a high mobile penetration rate. About 26.8 million SIM cards were circulating in Romania in Q3 2013, according to Telecompaper estimates, while a recently held census (2012) reveals there are about 19 million people living in Romania. Population growth being offset by migration to wealthier European countries, this number can be expected to have remained constant or to have declined slightly, resulting in a mobile penetration rate of

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Categories: General / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cosmote / MTV Mobile / myAvon / Orange Romania / Telecompaper / UPC Romania / Vodafone Romania
Countries: Romania
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