Taiwan’s subscribers base to reach 28m in 2014
www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Due to multiple SIM accounts, rise in the subscriber’s base has been predicted in Taiwan from 26 million in 2009 to 28 million in 2014.
Chunghwa Telecom’s subscriber is forecasted to be increased from 9.1 million in 2009 to 10 million in 2014 while Taiwan Mobile will remain in the second place with 7.1 million subscribers in 2014, and Far EasTone will remain in the third place with 6.2 million subscribers in 2014.
It has also been predicted that subscriber market shares of Chunghwa Telecom and Taiwan Mobile will be increasing slightly over the next several years to reach 35.8% and 25.3% respectively in 2014.
However, EBITDA margin is said to decrease from 40.1% in 2009 to 38.1% in 2014 but Chunghwa Telecom will continue to enjoy the highest profitability in Taiwan’s mobile operator space.