TITLE

Mobile Phone Growth Slower, Still Strong

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Business Communications Review;Jun2007, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article refers to "Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker," a report from International Data Corporation (IDC).The quarterly growth figures in the global market for mobile phones suggest market saturation. IDC research analyst Ramon Llamas says growth has been driven by new subscribers in emerging markets where the demand is for low-cost handsets and by replacement sales. IDC analyst Ryan Reith comments on the industry's seasonality and competition between Motorola and Samsung. Data for shipments and market share is provided for five vendors including Nokia, Sony Ericsson, and LG Electronics.
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25386915

 

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