IP Transit Forecast Service

TeleGeography’s IP Transit Forecast Service provides detailed historical data and forecasts of IP transit volumes, prices, and revenues by country and region. 

Service Highlights

  • Three-year historical review and 7-year forecasts of IP transit volumes for 148 countries, updated twice annually
  • Three-year historical review and 7-year forecasts of IP transit prices and revenues for 148 countries, updated twice annually
  • Pre-defined charting tools allow easy analysis of IP transit volumes, prices, and revenues globally and by region
  • All data are delivered in an Excel workbook for easy analysis
  • Written summary highlights key forecast findings and examines the outlook for the IP transit market

Market Forecasts

The IP Transit Forecast Service provides a 3-year historical review (2011-2013) and 7-year forecasts (2014-2020) of IP transit volumes, prices, and revenues. The Excel deliverable includes:

  • Total Internet traffic generated by country and region
  • Percentage of Internet traffic exchanged via paid transit agreements
  • Total IP transit traffic by country and region
  • IP transit prices by country and average price per region, presented as both nominal 10 Gbps port prices and as average 10 Gbps port prices weighted for each country’s sales mix by port size
  • IP transit revenues by country and region
  • Pre-defined charting tools that compare IP transit volumes, prices, and revenues globally and by region
  • An interactive tool that models the impact of various purchase options on IP transit and transport prices and revenues

Global IP Transit Revenues, 2013-2020

IP Transit Forecast Service

Geographic Coverage

Volume, price, and revenue projections cover 148 countries and 7 major world regions (Europe, Africa, Asia, Middle East, Oceania, U.S. & Canada, Latin America & Caribbean).

Forecasts are updated twice annually based on a range of factors, including:

  • IP traffic growth in each country
  • Wholesale pricing trends
  • Peering versus transit trends

Growth in Transit versus Peering, 2013-2020

IP Transit Forecast Service

Forecast Findings Report

The service includes a report highlighting key forecast findings and trends, which is updated twice annually. Recent topics covered include:

  • The impact of transport on IP transit revenues
  • The effect of transit versus peering on IP transit traffic and revenues
  • Analysis of IP transit volume increases versus price declines
  • Differences in regional IP transit prices and revenue potential