Canal Plus grows African audience by 30% a year

Friday 15 January 2016 | 09:50 CET | News
Canal Plus Overseas is growing its African subscriber base by 30 percent a year, CEO Jacques du Puy told Les Echos ahead of the 9 February launch of pan-African family channel A+ in France. "It won't be like that every year but we are on a strong growth trend," he said. Canal Plus now has 11 million total subscribers, including 5.5 million internationally with Poland as its biggest market outside France. Du Puy said that although the ARPU is much lower in Africa than in France, it is still substantial at over EUR 10 a month.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Canal Plus
Countries: Africa / France
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