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Research and Markets: Sweden - Key Statistics, Telecom Market and Regulatory Overviews - 2012


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Sweden - Key Statistics, Telecom Market and Regulatory Overviews" report to their offering.

Sweden's telecom market is characterised by high mobile and broadband penetration, even by European standards. The country was also the first in Europe to complete the switch to digital TV broadcasting. The mobile sector has seen innovative spectrum use, with extensive network upgrades and the world's first development of LTE mobile broadband capability. This report introduces the key aspects of the Swedish telecom market, providing data on fixed network services and profiling the main players. It also assesses the functional separation of the incumbent TeliaSonera. In addition, the report overviews the key regulatory issues, including interconnection, local loop unbundling, number portability, carrier preselection and NGN open access.

Key Developments:

  • Telecom revenue expected to show continued improvement in 2012 following slight growth in 2011
  • Sweden's GDP expects 3.8% growth in 2011
  • TeliaSonera obliged to give competitors unbundled access to dark fibre local access networks
  • TeliaSonera expands interest in Kazakhstan, commits to SEK8 billion FttP investment in Nordic and Baltic markets
  • Government's bid to sell stake in TeliaSonera defeated in Parliament
  • Regulator's market data for 2011
  • Telcos' operating and financial data to June 2012
  • Market developments to late 2012

Companies Covered in This Report Include:

  • Telenor
  • TeliaSonera
  • Tele2.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Synopsis

2. Key statistics

3. Telecommunications market

3.1 Overview of Sweden's telecom market

4. Regulatory environment

4.1 History

4.2 Regulatory authority

4.3 Telecom sector liberalisation in Sweden

5. Fixed network operators in Sweden

5.1 Overview of operators

5.2 TeliaSonera

5.3 Tele2

5.4 Telenor Sweden

6. Telecommunications infrastructure

6.1 National telecom network

6.2 International infrastructure

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Sector: Telecommunications and Networks

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