Telephone Market in Oman
In value terms, telephone production surged to $ in estimated in export price. In general, production, however, recorded a abrupt decrease. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2016 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Telephone production peaked at $ in 2010; however, from 2011 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The size of the telephone market in Oman shrank to $ in , declining by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption, however, continues to indicate a pronounced downturn. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2010; however, from 2011 to , consumption remained at a lower figure.