Ericsson feels qualified optimism for equipment market

Monday 8 April 2013 | 08:40 CET | News
US demand and China's mobile network upgrade are expected to support telecom equipment growth this year, Ericsson chairman Leif Johansson told journalists in Hainan, China, during his attendance of the Boao Forum for Asia. Johansson sees overall demand this year as being "stable and slightly on the positive side", Bloomberg reports. Mobile operators are increasing their expenditure on network upgrades for faster internet access. Johansson said he was "a little more optimistic on the US", adding "Perhaps Europe too as stabilised". China and northeast Asia represented around 17 percent of

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Ericsson sales growth slows to 2% in Q1

Published 24 Apr 2013 08:30 CET | World
Ericsson reported first-quarter sales up 2 percent year-on-year to SEK 52.0 billion. On a comparable basis and excluding forex ...

Ericsson launches recovery service for broadcasters

Published 08 Apr 2013 16:22 CET | World
Ericsson has announced it is cooperating with provider of content storage management (CSM) services, Front Porch Digital, to ...

Huawei targets CAGR of 10%

Published 08 Apr 2013 09:22 CET | World
Huawei said it's optimistic about the market outlook and targets a compound annual growth rate of 10 percent in the coming five ...

Ericsson to launch compression platform at 2013 NAB

Published 04 Apr 2013 19:59 CET | World
Ericsson has announced it will launch a new high performance compression platform at NAB 2013. The AVP 4000, powered by ...

Huawei expects 10% growth in mobile network equipment sales

Published 04 Apr 2013 09:05 CET | World
Huawei expects its mobile network infrastructure business to see at least 10 percent growth this year as rising demand for ...

Ericsson completes job cuts in Sweden

Published 27 Mar 2013 10:46 CET | Sweden
Ericsson completed its planned reduction of operations in Sweden which was announced to employees on 07 November 2012. Employees ...

Microsoft to sell IPTV business to Ericsson - report

Published 27 Mar 2013 09:16 CET | World
Ericsson is in talks to buy Microsoft's IPTV business, people with knowledge of the matter told Bloomberg. The transaction could ...

Ericsson, ST announce plan to split up ST-Ericsson

Published 18 Mar 2013 09:04 CET | World
Ericsson and STMicroelectronics have reached agreement on a plan to split up their ST-Ericsson venture, and announced the ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Oct Apple Event
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
22 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items