Is anyone winning in Mexico?
A muddle of positives and negatives still affects the tower market in Mexico
Mexico is a country of stark contradictions and now more than ever, it’s facing a tough phase of uncertainty. In this editorial, we take a closer look at AT&T and its performance, its effects on competition as well as the impact of the economics and international instability on the telecom and tower industries (among others).
AT&T’s Q4 2016 earnings call drew a positive picture of its Mexican operations. According to the company’s CFO John Stephens, the telecom giant has made 4G LTE available to 78mn people, added 1.3mn new wireless subscribers in Q4 and over 3mn throughout the year.