After oil and mines, telecom is Gabon's 3rd biggest sector

Friday 6 September 2013 | 19:08 CET | News
Ater oil and minterals, the telecom sector is Gabon's third biggest, reports national newspaper l'Union. Between 2009 and 2012 there were around 3 million new mobile subscribers and the mobile services generated XOF 780 billion, or around USD 1.5 billion. Airtel was the market leader at the end of 2012, with 1.2 million subscriber and a XOF 144 billion turnover (approx USD 228 million), followed by Gabon Telecom's Libertis with 777,000 subscribers for an estimated XOF 40.15 billion (approx USD 80 million). Third-placed Moov had 370,000 customers and a XOF 30.51 billion turnover (approx USD 60

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Azur / Gabon Telecom / Libertis / Moov
Countries: Gabon
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