0
Wireless

Telcel ups Mexico dominance to over 71% of market

Monday 29 July 2019 | 11:20 CET | News

FREE webinar by Telecompaper on the Trends and Developments in the Dutch Telecoms market 2019Q2. Thursday 26th September at 15:00. Register now!

Telcel (America Movil) continues to dominate the Mexican mobile market in spite of asymmetrical regulations imposed back in 2014, accounting for over 70 percent of the country's revenues, according to data from the Competitive Intelligence Unit (CIU) cited by Xataka Mexico. The operator's market share increased by 1.3 percent year on year to 71.4 percent at the end of the second quarter of 2019, ahead of rivals AT&T Mexico with 18.9 percent (down 0.3%) and Telefonica's Movistar unit with 9.3 percent (down 1.0%).

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. 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.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / AT&T / Movistar / Telcel / Telefonica
Countries: Mexico
::: add a comment

Add 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.


Related

Mexican prepay subscribers spending more on top-ups

Published 08 Jul 2019 12:05 CET | Mexico
Mexican prepay users are spending more on top-ups but are recharging less frequently, reports Xataka Mexico, citing the latest ...

Mexican mobile lines to hit 126 mln by the end of 2019

Published 11 Jun 2019 13:59 CET | Mexico
The total number of mobile lines in Mexico is set to grow to 126 million by the end of December, around 5 million more than in ...

Mexican mobile data consumption tops 2GB a month in Q1

Published 28 May 2019 10:46 CET | Mexico
Total data consumption in Mexico averaged over 2GB a month per user for the first time in the first quarter of 2019 thanks to ...

Mexican mobile lines down to 120.7 mln in Q1, Telcel consolidates lead

Published 24 May 2019 11:37 CET | Mexico
The total number of mobile lines in Mexico grew 3.6 percent year on year to 120.7 million in the first quarter of 2019 but fell ...

Freedompop overtakes Virgin to top Mexican MVNO sector

Published 08 Apr 2019 12:08 CET | Mexico
US-based MVNO Freedompop has taken advantage of its partnership with pay-TV provider Dish to overtake its rivals in the ...

Mexican mobile lines up 5.5% to 122 mln in Q4

Published 26 Feb 2019 12:20 CET | Mexico
The total number of mobile lines in Mexico grew 5.5 percent year on year to 121.8 million in the final quarter of 2018, according ...

Telcel gains nearly 1 mln mobile lines in Q2

Published 02 Oct 2018 11:24 CET | Mexico
Telcel (America Movil) continues to dominate mobile number portings in Mexico, posting a net gain of 988,012 lines in the second ...

America Movil declared dominant player in Mexico

Published 09 Mar 2014 11:42 CET | Mexico
Mexican operator America Movil said it has been declared dominant in the telecoms market by the Federal Telecommunications ...