2016 was a year where the mobile industry continued to transform and improve the way Australians live, work and play. Mobile continues to have an impact on our economy and society with strong demand for mobile technology and services.
AMTA’s latest Annual Report includes the following highlights:
- As industry prepares for 5G the need for regulatory reform in spectrum management and network infrastructure deployment is increasingly urgent.
- The growth and development of mobile in Australia plays a key role in Australia’s economic growth by stimulating productivity and workplace participation.
- Deloitte Access Economics found Australia’s economy is 42.9 billion (2.6% of GDP) bigger in 2015 that it would otherwise be because of the long-term productivity and workforce participation benefits generated by mobile technology take-up.
- MobileMuster welcome new member OPPO to the industry program as it continues to be at the forefront of mobile phone recycling in Australia collecting 76 tonnes last year.
Click here, to download the 2016 Annual Report which was released at the AMTA Annual General Meeting in Sydney on 17 November 2016.