Over the last few years, one of the fastest growing industry is the telecom industry, which has not revolutionized the way people communicate, but has opened a huge amount of opportunities for businesses to prosper. Not only have telecom companies enabled people to be in touch with each other, it has also created online businesses to grow because of the combined effect of smartphones and data plans. The top telecom companies are made up of names like AT&T, NTT, China Mobile, Verizon, Vodafone and Telekom. Some of the other prominent big brand names are America Movil, China Unicom and the list is completed with brands like Orange, China Telecom.
Here are the top 10 telecom companies in the world 2016.
10. America Movil
Based out of Mexico, the largest telecom operator in the country, America Movil is one of the leading companies in the industry across the world.
The company was found in the year 2000, and has its operations widely spread across the entire South America, USA, Canada as well as parts of Europe. The company is widely appreciated for its extensive service, and it has a strong workforce of more than 150,000+ employees in the organization.
The company has become one of the most experienced telecom companies with a reach of 18 countries in Americas and 7 countries across Europe.
The overall reach of the company is close to 900 million people worldwide through services like mobile, TV, land line etc. The company has state of the art products, infrastructure and value added services. America Movil has enhanced its services by launching its own satellite Star One C4, which is its 8th.
String alliances and partnerships have enabled the company to operate more efficiently. America Movil has also acquired Telmex, a telecom company of Spain. The company had attempted to take over KPN, a Holland based telecom sector.
In the US, the company operates with the following brand names:
2) NET10 Wireless
3) Straight Talk
5) Total Wireless
All these are popular names across the US. America Movil has become the leading pre-paid service provider in America with a strong presence and reach.