On January 20, Minister of Industry and Information Technology Miao Wei reported the development of the industrial communications industry in 2019 at a press conference of the State Council. Miao Wei said that the total telecommunications business income for the whole year of 2019 was 1.3 trillion yuan.
Based on the constant price of the previous year, the total telecommunications business increased by 18.5% year-on-year, and the revenue of the Internet and related services industry increased by 21% year-on-year.
The construction of network basic capabilities has been accelerated.In 2019, three basic telecommunications companies and China Tower Corporation completed a total investment of more than 360 billion yuan in fixed assets, 1.74 million new base stations, a total of more than 8.41 million, of which 4G base stations accounted for 64.7%. . (Fixed) Internet broadband access users reached 450 million.
The construction and application of 5G infrastructure has been strengthened. As of the end of 2019, more than 130,000 5G base stations have been built in the country, and 35 mobile phone terminals have been granted network access licenses. The domestic market has shipped more than 13.77 million 5G mobile phone handsets and domestic 5G mobile phone chips. Commercial.