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Optical transport network equipment sales fall in Q2 following ZTE ban

Wednesday 22 August 2018 | 14:31 CET | News
The global optical transport network equipment market declined in the second quarter of 2018 due to the impact of the US supplier ban ZTE, resulting in a 13 percent year on year fall in revenue from China, according to a study from Dell'Oro Group. However, demand outside of China continued to improve, led by Huawei, Ciena and Nokia. The report predicted that optical revenue from China is set to increase substantially in the second half of the year now that the ZTE trade ban has been lifted.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Ciena / Huawei / Nokia / ZTE
Countries: World
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