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Telcel ups Mexico dominance to over 71% of market

Monday 29 July 2019 | 11:20 CET | News
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%).

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Movistar / Telcel / Telefonica
Countries: Mexico
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