ZTE, Huawei win much of China Mobile 4G tender - report

Thursday 22 May 2014 | 16:29 CET | News
Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturers ZTE and Huawei have secured the bulk of a contract for the provision of 100,000 4G base stations for China Mobile, Reuters report citing two industry sources with direct knowledge of the situation. China Mobile awarded ZTE and Huawei 34 percent and 31 percent of the tender, respectively. Meanwhile, Ericsson and Alcatel-Lucent both obtained 9 percent of the contract, while Nokia secured 8 percent, according to the report. China Mobile expects to award contracts for the provision of another 160,000 4G base stations later this year. China Mobile

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / China Mobile / Huawei China / Nokia / ZTE Belgium
Countries: China
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