Telecom Tower Industry | TowerXchange’s LATAM guide
A country-by-country guide to the tower industry in Latin America: Q4 2023 update
Welcome to the Q4 2023 update of TowerXchange’s guide to the telecom tower markets of the Caribbean and Latin America. You may notice some numbers jump around in the following pages versus earlier versions as we have revised and expanded our estimates in some markets. Please email email@example.com to suggest further updates.
TowerXchange counts 109 towerco country opcos managing 191,023 towerco-owned towers in the region. Those 109 in-country operations belong to the 31 towercos that manage 78.6% of the region’s 242,893 telecom towers and rooftops.
Just over half (50.5%) of the region’s towers are owned by independently managed towercos, and Millicom’s Lati and Carlos Slim’s Sites and Telesites retain 68,267 towers in MNO-backed towercos.