Portability of fixed broadband and mobile lines in January 2021

We start the overview of the most recent printed information seeing that fiber optic connections to the house (FTTH) reached 11.6 million lines on the finish of January 2021, in keeping with information referring to the telecommunications market from the CNMC. With respect to the earlier 12 months we now have 1.Three million extra FTTH lines whereas 0.7 million lines with ADSL expertise have been misplaced.

Fixed broadband portability January 2021

82.1% of the entire lines are concentrated in the three most important operators, Movistar, Orange (together with Jazztel) and Vodafone (together with Ono). During the month of January 2021, the Blues misplaced 27,500 fixed broadband lines, being the operator most penalized in this regard. The different one which misplaced was Vodafone with 3,400 fewer lines. Orange was saved from burning and even added 6,000 new lines.


The MásMóvil Group, accustomed to sweeping in earlier months, is now happy with the second place with 25,000 lines received. The most putting factor is that the set of MVNOs that supply fixed broadband manages to win 38,900 lines. Here we will embrace the Euskaltel Group, Digi, Finetwork and others regional or native operators.

On mobile, MVNOs have already received since final summer season

If the sum of the MVNOs has managed to win extra fixed lines than the massive 4 operators, that is one thing that has occurred a very long time in the past in the mobile discipline. In truth, in keeping with figures from the CNMC, the milestone occurred in July 2020. The MoreMobile Group it had reached 20,714 lines whereas the remainder of the operators added 37,371 lines.

From then on, MVNOs haven’t slowed down with 28,026, 31,094, 37,648, 53,811, 44,774 and 44,511 lines till final January 2021. Movistar, Orange and Vodafone have been unfavourable for a lot of months, aside from some trace of Vodafone restoration in July and August. Grupo MásMóvil has additionally succumbed, not exceeding the 20,000 lines received in any month since then (besides in November). Its minimal was August 2020 with 4,700 lines.

What is going on with the OMV? Are you residing a brand new golden age? Do massive operators have motive to complain concerning the present regulation? Do you assume that every one this may finish in an excessive consolidation of the market as identified by numerous organizations, together with Europeans?