Africa reaching the highest position in mobile market industry
The mobile Phone market in Africa is growing so fast and it’s become the fastest rising market in the globe. Surprisingly it may be the only frontier for the market with the guarantee of revealed wealth appealing international attention such as from China mobile suppliers.
But According to the Business owner and experts there may be two important issues for growing mobile market in Africa one is the cheap price rate of mobile phones and services and other is the development of poor networks. The two issues are highlighted at the mobile fair held in Barcelona in Spain.
Currently in Africa, there are almost 1 billion mobile users. The land line network of this country is very poor as a result many people are totally dependent on mobile devices for their financial dealings. Almost all the people use mobile to transfer their business money.
The Chief Executive of Indian group Bharti Airtel named Manoj Kohli thinks that Africa is only a country who become achieving the highest position in the mobile marketing industry. He also added that it seems to be a problem to control a flexible network.
There is also a surprising new coming from the global consultants of PWC is that the amount of mobile users in Africa was 16 million in the year of 2000 and it increased up to 246 million in 2008 and now it is almost 500 million. The experts also believe that the number will increase up to 600 million by 2016. Most of the African use doubles SIM because of getting the cheapest call rates. However, it will be the next concern of the mobile industry leaders how they will provide all the required facility to their mobile users.