OTT apps pass 1 trln international voice minutes in 2019, more than double telcos

Thursday 26 March 2020 | 13:20 CET | News
International voice traffic over OTT apps passed 1 trillion minutes in 2019, more than double the 432 billion international minutes on traditional telecom networks, Telegeography estimates. Its latest research shows the international voice market has contracted from a peak of USD 99 billion in 2012 to just USD 60 billion in 2019 due to the growing adoption of free messaging and call apps. At the current rate of decline, the market is expected to drop to USD 50 billion by 2024, the market researcher predicts. 

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