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May 15, 2015

mobile industry contributed US$3 trillion to the world economy

"mobile industry contributed US$3 trillion to the world economy "
The  impact of mobile industry  and role in a nations economy

In 2014, the mobile industry contributed a total of US$3 trillion to the world economy in value added terms, equivalent to around 3.8% of global GDP. This contribution can be broken down into four elements. The direct contribution from mobile operators in 2014 was US$776 billion in value added terms. The broader mobile ecosystem generated a total value added of over US$300 billion.