23 million mobile subscribers

3 Apr 2006

According to statistics bureau Indec, the total number of mobile customers in Argentina reached 23 million at the end of February 2006, up from 14 million a year earlier, with mobile traffic rising by 38.7% year-on-year. The number of fixed lines installed stood at 8.76 million at the same date, up 1.2% year-on-year. Local telephony traffic increased by 0.8% while domestic long distance calls rose 9.7%.The number of outgoing international long distance calls increased 29.7% in the year.