Thursday, 3 December 2009

SIM wants 40% of MVNO market share - Thailand

While the fighting continues over termination rate pricing and rates for minutes between TOT and the 5 coming MVNOs, SIM has announced that they are expecting to win up to 40% of the MVNO market share in Bangkok.

The soon to be MVNO expects to harvest 20,000 subscribers within their first month of operation and 200,000 within year 1. The company is still stating that they expect SIM to generate 5-10% of Samart I-Mobile's revenue for 2010.

Although due to imminently start their MVNO businesses only 3 of the 5 potential MVNOs have received full approvals for launching services; being Loxley, Samart I-Mobile and 365 Communications.