Handset sales up 45% on last year

25 Nov 2004

According to the Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association, the domestic sales of mobile phones are expected to reach an estimated total of seven million for 2004. The prediction is based on the sales figures for the end of September, showing a 45% year-on-year increase. There were 17.14 million mobile subscribers in Australia at the end of September 2004, an increase of 1.71 million in the first nine months of the year.