Middle East mobile gaming industry to exceed USD 4 bln by 2022 vs USD 1 bln in 2016

Monday 28 June 2021 | 11:29 CET | News
The mobile gaming industry of the Middle East region is predicted to continue its upward trajectory, with experts forecasting threefold growth in 2021. According to a report by Orient Planet Research (OPR) and Galal & Karawi Management Consulting (G&K Consulting), the region's mobile gaming segment is expected to reach a projected value of USD 4.4 billion by 2022, which is more than triple in growth from the USD 1.06 billion posted in 2016. 

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