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West Africa mobile industry to be worth USD 50 bln by 2022 - GSMA

Wednesday 11 April 2018 | 16:07 CET | News
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The mobile industry in West Africa is forecast to contribute more than USD 50 billion annually to the region's economy by 2022, according to a new study by GSMA published at the 'Mobile 360-West Africa' event in Cote d'Ivoire. The new report calculates that the region's mobile ecosystem contributed USD 37 billion in value last year, equivalent to 6.5 percent of GDP, and will grow to USD 51 billion (7.7 percent of GDP) within five years.

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