International voice traffic from USA: 7 countries for a $1.6 billion market
According to international retail traffic reports from USA licensed carriers, in 2014 these 7 countries alone meant a $1.6 billion market for international voice traffic:
MEXICO: 394M USD annual revenue -> 55.08M daily minutes at an average of 1.96 $cent/min.
INDIA: 359M USD annual revenue -> 57.54M daily minutes at an average of 1.71 $cent/min.
CANADA: 285M USD annual revenue -> 32.87M daily minutes at an average of 2.37 $cent/min.
CUBA: 227M USD annual revenue -> 1.03M daily minutes at an average of 60.71 $cent/min.
PHILIPPINES: 165M USD annual revenue -> 4.55M daily minutes at an average of 9.91 $cent/min.
COLOMBIA: 109M USD retail revenue -> 6.49M daily minutes at an average of 4.61 $cent/min.
HONDURAS: 102M USD retail revenue -> 2.11M daily minutes at an average of 13.24 $cent/min.
What do you think? Are you missing any country?
Can we trust these numbers?
About: Jose E. Puente holds a MSc degree in Telecommunications Engineering from University of Vigo (Spain). Having worked in the full technical deployment of one of the first new entrants (VODAFONE ESPAÑA, formerly Comunitel Global) once telecom market was liberalized in Spain in 1998, as Key Account Manager at the telecom subsidiary of IBERDROLA, and as Wholesale Business Director at OCEAN'S NETWORK (leading the strategy and transition from being a branded reseller of MOVISTAR to becoming a real MVNO over ORANGE network), Jose E. Puente is currently involved in International Business Development with ALISYS, TAITIC, MOBILETALK-Q and a few other companies from Europe and USA.
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