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Top Revenue Generating Cellular Companies of Pakistan (based on data of past 3 years)

In Financial Year 2017, Mobile Phone companies made a total of Rs. 362.48 billion in net revenues (excluding WHT or GST that they collected from consumers), latest stats have revealed.

According to official data presented in the Senate – cellular companies made Rs. 362.48 billion in 2016-17, up from Rs. 320 billion a year ago.

Zong’s Revenue in 2017

Zong’s revenues in 2017 stood at Rs. 65.95 billion, up from Rs. 47.75 billion in 2015.

During the time, Zong crossed Ufone to become the number three operator in terms of revenues.

Ufone’s Revenue in 2017

As per official data, Ufone saw a negative growth in 2017 as its revenues decreased from Rs. 51.27 billion in 2016 to Rs. 50.98 billion in FY2017. This negative growth was mainly due to the company’s focus on revenue generating customers while it halted new sales activities.

Jazz’s Revenue in 2017

Jazz grew almost 50% during the past three years, and that’s mainly due to the unification with Warid’s customers. Its yearly revenues reached Rs. 144.04 billion in 2017, that’s almost 30% more than its nearest competitor, i.e. Telenor Pakistan.

Telenor’s Revenue in 2017

Telenor Pakistan’s total revenues stood at Rs. 101.51 billion in 2017, up from 93.81 billion n year ago. The company has been seeing a steady but consistent growth for the last few years.

Top Revenue Generating Cellular Company of Pakistan

Jazz, as you can guess, topped the Cellular Market share in terms of revenues during 2017 with 40% market share while Telenor Pakistan grabbed 28% market share during the reported period.

Zong had 18% market share while Ufone contented with 14% of market share for cellular revenues during 2017.

Top Revenue Generating Cellular Companies of Pakistan (based on data of past 3 years) - Tech Urdu
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Cellular Revenue in 2018

It must be mentioned here that revenues of mobile phone companies are set to grow further (at least 10-13%) during 2018, mainly due to new customers and the removal of taxes on telecom services.

Source: ProPakistani

Naeem Javid

Naeem Javid Muhammad Hassani is working as Deputy Conservator of Forests in Balochistan Forest & Wildlife Department (BFWD). He is the CEO of Tech Urdu ( Forestrypedia (, All Pak Notifications (, Essayspedia, etc & their YouTube Channels). He is an Environmentalist, Blogger, YouTuber, Developer & Vlogger.

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