The new shape of the global telecom tower industry

From steel and concrete to signal and service

Read this article to learn:

  • The ‘top heavy’ market structure of the telecom tower industry today
  • Why towers are being transferred from MNOs to towercos…
  • …and why MNOs are carving out and keeping their own towercos
  • How are towercos evolving into holistic digital infracos?

As the global average tenancy ratio of towerco-owned towers passes two, TowerXchange updates our analysis of the structure of the international tower industry, including the impact of a further 250,000 towers being carved out into operator-led towercos. We also look to the future at the evolution of towercos into holistic digital infrastructure service providers. How…

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