Consumer durables is a cataloguing of consumer goods that are not essential to be bought very often as they are fashioned in a way so as to last for an extended period of time. Profits in the consumer durables sector were most profoundly…
BMI View: We maintain our view that the telecommunications market in Côte d'Ivoire is in a state of flux,
with the recent consolidation and new technologies on the horizon. New LTE licenses have been awarded
and the government's consolidation through the revocation of the licences of the smaller players
leaves market leaders Orange, MTN and Maroc Telecom free to create a more rational competitive
landscape. The strong macroeconomic outlook, as well as demand for advanced services such as mobile
money, makes the country a bright spot in the region for telecoms operators.
Latest Updates & Industry Developments
? There were 25.043mn mobile subscribers in Côte d'Ivoire at the end of Q116, for a penetration rate of
? The regulator reported a q-o-q decline of 28.9% in mobile money subscribers with the market ending
Q116 with 6mn subscribers.