'85%' of Russian telco equipment to be Russia-produced by 2020

14 Sep 2016

A Russian government special committee has prepared a roadmap for increasing the deployment of Russian-produced equipment by telecoms network operators, replacing foreign-manufactured components. Telecompaper citing an RBC.ru article says that according to the roadmap, Russian operators will have until 2020 to ensure that 85% of the equipment they use is produced in Russia.