Caribbean Telecommunications Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the telecommunications industry.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, BMI Industry Forecast Scenario, Telecommunications Risk Reward Index, Market Overview, Regulatory Environment, Company Profiles and Competitive

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Caribbean Telecommunications Report
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The Caribbean Telecommunications Report features BMI Research's independent industry forecasts on the future strength of Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, Haiti, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe's ICT market, covering the fixed-line, mobile and internet segments and analyses latest regulatory developments and corporate news, including investment activity, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and partnerships. Leading operators and manufacturers are fully profiled, highlighting their quarterly financial performance, capital expenditure plans and latest contracts.

BMI's Caribbean Telecommunications Report provides industry professionals and researchers, operators, equipment suppliers and vendors, corporate and financial services analysts and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the telecoms industry in Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, Haiti, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent telecoms industry forecasts for Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, Haiti, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe to test other views - a key input for successful budgeting and strategic business planning in the Barbadian, Bahamian, Jamaican, Trinidadian, Cuban, Haitian, Martiniquais, Dominican, Puerto Rican, Guadeloupe telecoms market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, Haiti, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe's telecoms sector through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments in Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Cuba, Haiti, Martinique, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe.
  • Assess the activities, strategy and market position of your competitors, partners and clients via our Company Profiles (inc. SWOTs, KPIs and latest activity).

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts and views, covering the ARPU, fixed-line, mobile (including 3G & 4G), internet and broadband markets.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the wireline and wireless sectors and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI Industry Forecast Scenario

Historic data series (2010-2013) and forecasts to end-2019 for all key industry indicators, supported by explicit assumptions, plus analysis of key downside risks to the main forecast.

  • Fixed-line Telephony – Telephone lines (‘000); telephone lines/100 inhabitants.
  • Cellular Telephony – Mobile phone subscribers (‘000); mobile phone subscribers/100 inhabitants; and where available, 3G & 4G subscribers (‘000); 3G & 4G subscribers/100 inhabitants; 3G & 4G subscribers as a percentage of overall mobile market.
  • Internet Markets – Internet users (‘000); internet users/100 inhabitants; broadband internet subscribers (‘000); broadband internet subscribers/100 inhabitants.

BMI’s Telecommunications Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Indices provide investors (vendors, operators and suppliers) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic data points to provide an Indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each position explained.

Market Data Analysis

Detailed market analysis of the mobile, mobile content, fixed-line and internet segments, broken down into:

  • Market Data – Analysis of market size, operator shares, dominant trends, competitive landscape and key quarterly data.
  • Technology/Service Rollout – Analysis of rollout/adoption of new technology, such as 3G & 4G, WiMAX, IPTV, pay-TV, LTE and valueadded handset services (gaming, music, video, apps etc.).
  • Mobile Content – The latest trends in content and services available and being introduced by mobile operators, including a timeline of all the latest major mobile content developments.
    Company Database – A comprehensive breakdown of KPIs of the leading mobile operators, including subscriber figures by type (pre-paid and post-paid); 3G & 4G subscriber figures; net additions; market share; ARPU; churn rates; minutes of use; voice and non-voice revenue; financial figures (including operating revenues, net profits and EBITDA).

Regulatory Environment

Details of the regulatory bodies and their responsibilities, as well as a special focus on the rules surrounding competition and interconnection. Also covers the latest updates in the market’s development and regulatory rulings.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape to generate Company SWOT analyses. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Sources

The Telecommunications Reports draw on an extensive network of primary sources, such as multilateral organisations, government departments, industry associations, chambers and company reports.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.

BMI Industry View
9
SWOT
11
Telecoms
11
Industry Forecast
13
Bahamas
13
Structural Trends
13
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Bahamas 2013-2020)
15
Barbados
15
Structural Trends
15
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Barbados 2013-2020)
17
Bermuda
17
Structural Trends
17
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Bermuda 2013-2020)
19
Cayman Islands
19
Structural Trends
19
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Cayman Islands 2013-2020)
21
Cuba
22
Structural Trends
22
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Cuba 2013-2020)
25
Dominican Republic
25
Structural Trends
25
Structural Trends
26
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Dominican Republic 2013-2020)
27
Haiti
27
Structural Trends
27
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Haiti 2013-2020)
29
Jamaica
29
Latest Updates
29
Structural Trends
30
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Jamaica 2013-2020)
32
Puerto Rico
32
Latest Updates
32
Structural Trends
33
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Puerto Rico 2013-2020)
35
Trinidad & Tobago
36
Latest Updates
36
Structural Trends
36
Table: Telecoms Sector - Historical Data & Forecasts (Trinidad & Tobago 2013-2020)
38
Telecoms Risk/Reward Index
39
Latin America Risk/Reward Index
39
Table: Latin America Telecoms Risk/Reward Index, Q4 2016
42
Market Overview
44
Bahamas
44
Market Drivers And Trends
44
Mobile
44
Table: Bahamas Mobile Market, June 2016
47
Wireline Voice & Broadband
47
Pay-TV
50
Barbados
50
Market Drivers And Trends
51
Mobile
51
Pay-TV
56
Bermuda
57
Market Drivers And Trends
57
Mobile
58
Wireline Voice & Broadband
62
Cayman Islands
67
Market Drivers And Trends
67
Mobile
67
Wireline Voice & Broadband
70
Cuba
74
Market Trends And Drivers
74
Mobile
75
Table: Cuban Mobile Market, June 2016 BMI Estimates
79
Wireline Voice & Broadband
80
Dominican Republic
85
Market Drivers And Trends
85
Mobile
86
Wireline Voice & Broadband
89
Table: Broadband Subscriptions By Technology, Q315
91
Pay-TV/Convergence
92
Haiti
94
Market Drivers And Trends
94
Mobile
94
Wireline Voice & Broadband
98
Jamaica
101
Market Drivers And Trends
101
Mobile
102
Wireline Voice & Broadband
107
Puerto Rico
110
Market Drivers And Trends
110
Mobile
110
Wireline Voice & Broadband
113
Pay-TV/Convergence
115
Trinidad & Tobago
118
Market Drivers And Trends
118
Mobile
118
Wireline Voice & Broadband
123
Table: Trinidad & Tobago - Fixed Internet Market, Q313-Q415
125
Pay-TV/Convergence
125
Regulatory Development
127
Table: Caribbean Telecoms Regulators
127
Bahamas
128
Barbados
129
Bermuda
129
Cayman Islands
130
Cuba
131
Dominican Republic
132
Haiti
133
Jamaica
134
Puerto Rico
136
Trinidad & Tobago
136
Competitive Landscape
138
Table: Key Players - Caribbean Telecoms Sector
138
Company Profile
140
Digicel
140
Flow (Cable & Wireless Communications)
145
Demographic Forecast
150
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Bahamas 1990-2025)
151
Table: Key Population Ratios (Bahamas 1990-2025)
151
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Bahamas 1990-2025)
152
Table: Population By Age Group (Bahamas 1990-2025)
152
Table: Population By Age Group % (Bahamas 1990-2025)
153
Demographic Forecast
154
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Barbados 1990-2025)
156
Table: Key Population Ratios (Barbados 1990-2025)
156
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Barbados 1990-2025)
157
Table: Population By Age Group (Barbados 1990-2025)
157
Table: Population By Age Group % (Barbados 1990-2025)
158
Demographic Forecast
159
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Dominican Republic 1990-2025)
161
Table: Key Population Ratios (Dominican Republic 1990-2025)
161
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Dominican Republic 1990-2025)
162
Table: Population By Age Group (Dominican Republic 1990-2025)
162
Table: Population By Age Group % (Dominican Republic 1990-2025)
163
Demographic Forecast
164
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Cuba 1990-2025)
166
Table: Key Population Ratios (Cuba 1990-2025)
166
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Cuba 1990-2025)
167
Table: Population By Age Group (Cuba 1990-2025)
167
Table: Population By Age Group % (Cuba 1990-2025)
168
Demographic Forecast
169
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Haiti 1990-2025)
171
Table: Key Population Ratios (Haiti 1990-2025)
171
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Haiti 1990-2025)
172
Table: Population By Age Group (Haiti 1990-2025)
172
Table: Population By Age Group % (Haiti 1990-2025)
173
Demographic Forecast
174
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Jamaica 1990-2025)
176
Table: Key Population Ratios (Jamaica 1990-2025)
176
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Jamaica 1990-2025)
177
Table: Population By Age Group (Jamaica 1990-2025)
177
Table: Population By Age Group % (Jamaica 1990-2025)
178
Demographic Forecast
179
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Puerto Rico 1990-2025)
181
Table: Key Population Ratios (Puerto Rico 1990-2025)
181
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Puerto Rico 1990-2025)
182
Table: Population By Age Group (Puerto Rico 1990-2025)
182
Table: Population By Age Group % (Puerto Rico 1990-2025)
183
Demographic Forecast
184
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Trinidad & Tobago 1990-2025)
186
Table: Key Population Ratios (Trinidad & Tobago 1990-2025)
186
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Trinidad & Tobago 1990-2025)
187
Table: Population By Age Group (Trinidad & Tobago 1990-2025)
187
Table: Population By Age Group % (Trinidad & Tobago 1990-2025)
188
Glossary
190
Table: Glossary Of Terms
190
Methodology
192
Industry Forecast Methodology
192
Sources
194
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
194
Table: Risk/Reward Index Indicators
195
Table: Weighting Of Indicators
196