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Fifteen German industrial manufacturers signal interest in 5G licences - report

Friday 18 May 2018 | 14:29 CET | News
Germany's main mobile operators will face increased competition for 5G spectrum licences when frequencies are auctioned off next year, as fifteen companies have already signaled an interest in obtaining local or regional licences for 5G, reported German business publication WirtschaftsWoche (WiWo). The interested companies include DAX-listed firms like Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi, BASF and Siemens, who want to use 5G in their production plants to connect machines in the "Factory 4.0", said WiWo.

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