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Direct Carrier Billing Market Research Report - Segmented By Type (Pure DCB, Limited DCB, MSISDN Forwarding, And PIN Or MO Base Window); Platform (, Android, Ios, And Other Platforms); End User (Online Media, Apps And Games, And Other End Users) And By Geography – Size, Share & Trends (2021-2026)

Pulished: August, 2021
ID: 12005
Pages: 150

Direct Carrier Billing Market Analysis (2021-2026)

The global direct carrier billing market size is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 11.5% during the forecast period to reach USD 70.0 billion in 2026 from USD 36.1 billion in 2021.

The global direct carrier billing market was valued at USD 36.1 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 70.0 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR of 11.5% during the forecast period 2021-2026.

Direct carrier billing, familiarly known as direct operator billing, promotes the user to purchase by charging payments through their mobile phone carrier bills. This is an online payment method that is available on smartphones. The direct carrier billing method requires a sim card to make payments. Now a day, every digital platform is using this method to ensure effective payment methods for the customers. 

Market Drivers and Restraints

There is an ongoing demand for mobile gaming across the world. It is expected that 74% of of smartphone users are spending more on gaming that quietly escalates the demand of the market. Rising demand for mobile gaming and increasing users of smartphones are major factors driving the demand of the direct carrier billing market. Mobile players can easily purchase their favorite through different payment methods. Many players add the price of the game feature to the carrier bill as it is one of the easiest options available for mobile players. The growing demand for these options is also enhancing the market demand to the extent. Growing prevalence of the OTT (Over The Top) content among consumers in recent times is another factor that is propelling the demand of the market. The emergence of high internet speed in developed and developing countries is certainly another major cause for the market to grow enormously. Smartphones are the major key factor for the adoption of OTT platforms everywhere. This is directly influencing the network providers to adopt a direct carrier billing method as a payment option. This is promoting the growth rate of the direct carrier billing market. Many benefits in subscribing to or paying for features or media even offline is attracting the customers that are leveling up the market demand. The easy availability of smartphones and tablets through online services is also escalating the direct carrier billing market. 

However, a lack of complete knowledge of the payment methods in rural areas is hindering the growth rate of the direct carrier billing market. Increasing fraud activities through hacking are substantially limiting the demand of the market. Also, stringent rules by the government are hindering the growth of the direct carrier billing market. In underdeveloped countries, the penetration rate of the OTT content and other features are very low that is slowly restricting the demand of the direct carrier billing market. 

Recent Developments

  • In 2020, Bango and NHN Corp partnered to expand their portfolio. These companies focussed on creating awareness among consumers to gain maximum from the available data. 
  • In 2020, with the support of direct carrier billing, iTaxi launched a new ticketing model. Centili played a significant role in technical integration work for this model. This model enables customers to charge taxi rides via post-paid plans with play. 
  • In 2019, Fortumo agreed on a partnership with Vidio to promote the launch of the direct carrier billing services in Indonesia. Fortum’s DCB product was combined with the direct carrier billing by Vidio that is helping the digital merchants to enable company interaction through mobile operators. 

Major Challenges in the Marketplace

Availability of alternate payment methods is a big challenging factor for the market key players. Also, security concerns among consumers are impeding the growth rate of the direct carrier billing market. 

Competitive Landscape

Many key players focused on implementing key strategies to build up the portfolio. Acquisitions and partnerships among the top most players in the direct carrier billing market are majorly inclined to propel the quality of the products. 

Direct Carrier Billing Market Segmentation

Direct Carrier Billing Market - By Type

  • Pure DCB
  • Limited DCB
  • MSISDN Forwarding
  • PIN or MO Base Window

The pure DCB segment is leading with the dominant shares of the market owing to increasing awareness over the benefits included in these payment methods. PIN or MO base window is next in leading the highest shares of the market. Growing customer prevalence for the direct carrier billing methods everywhere is promoting the demand of the market. Limited DCB and MSISDN forwarding segments are subjected to have prominent growth opportunities in the coming years. 

Direct Carrier Billing Market - By Platform

  • Android
  • iOS
  • Other Platforms

The android platform segment is dominating the shares of the direct carrier billing market. Increasing android-based mobile phones and increasing prevalence for the adoption of the latest payment methods among customers for various purposes are leveraging the demand of this segment. Also, the iOS platform segment is growing faster during the forecast period due to increasing expenditure on electronic goods. 

Direct Carrier Billing Market - By End-User

  • Online Media
  • Apps and Games
  • Other End Users

The online media segment is leading with the largest shares of the direct carrier billing market, whereas the apps and games segment is expected to hit the highest CAGR in the near future. The rising usage of smartphones and tablets is the major factor for the growth of these segments. 

Direct Carrier Billing Market - By Geography

North America is leading with the highest shares of the market. Increasing per capita income and rising disposable income in urban areas are majorly fueling the demand of the direct carrier billing market in North America. Increasing digitalization and consumer’s preference for online payments are accelerating the demand of the market. The presence of key players and quick adoption of the latest technologies are expanding the growth rate of the direct carrier billing market. Increasing prevalence for digital media like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Youtube, and others are likely to fuel the growth rate of the digital carrier billing market. The digital media platforms offer more advantages to the users via premium subscriptions that are lavishing the demand of the North America digital carrier billing market. 

Following North America, Europe's direct carrier billing market is gaining traction over the shares of the market. Rising income and growing prominence to adopt OTT content are major factors driving the demand of the market. Growing need to provide transparency and lower fraud activities are boosting up the growth rate of the market. 

The Asia Pacific is growing at a faster rate than in the past few years. The emergence of e-commerce in every field is anticipated to surge the demand of the market. Also, the launch of various smartphones with advanced features at affordable prices is flourishing the growth rate of the direct carrier billing market. 

Latin America, and Middle East & Africa are expected to have prominent growth opportunities in the coming period. 

COVID 19 impact on the Direct Carrier Billing Market

COVID 19 impacted positively on the direct carrier billing market. Due to lockdown restrictions, everyone settled at homes that raised the demand for digital media and other OTT content. There is a surge in demand for direct carrier billing methods during this period across the globe. During the pandemic period, there is a huge demand for the game applications in mobile that enhanced the demand for the subscriptions of the game features online. Complete lockdown restrictions and work-from-home options promoted the shares of the direct carrier billing market to the extent. Increased online app and gaming applications have fueled the demand of the market. The COVID 19 crisis finally showed a positive impact on the shares of this market.

Major Key Players in the Market

  • Bango PLC
  • Comviva Technologies Limited
  • Boku, Inc.
  • DIMOCO
  • Fortumo
  • NTH Mobile
  • txtNation Limited
  • Centili
  • Infomedia Services Limited
  • TELECOMING S.A.

1. Introduction                                 

                1.1 Market Definition                    

                1.2 Scope of the report                 

                1.3 Study Assumptions                 

                1.4 Base Currency, Base Year and Forecast Periods                           

2. Research Methodology                                           

                2.1 Analysis Design                         

                2.2 Research Phases                      

                                2.2.1 Secondary Research           

                                2.2.2 Primary Research 

                                2.2.3 Data Modelling     

                                2.2.4 Expert Validation  

                2.3 Study Timeline                          

3. Report Overview                                        

                3.1 Executive Summary                

                3.2 Key Inferencees                       

4. Market Dynamics                                       

                4.1 Impact Analysis                        

                                4.1.1 Drivers      

                                4.1.2 Restaints 

                                4.1.3 Opportunities        

                4.2 Regulatory Environment                       

                4.3 Technology Timeline & Recent Trends                            

5. Competitor Benchmarking Analysis                                    

                5.1 Key Player Benchmarking                     

                                5.1.1 Market share analysis         

                                5.1.2 Products/Service 

                                5.1.3 Regional Presence

                5.2 Mergers & Acquistion Landscape                      

                5.3 Joint Ventures & Collaborations                        

6. Market Segmentation                                              

                6.1 Direct carrier billing Market, By Type                              

                                6.1.1 Pure DCB 

                                6.1.2 Limited DCB            

                                6.1.3 MSISDN Forwarding            

                                6.1.4 PIN or MO Base Window   

                                6.1.5 Market Size Estimations & Forecasts (2021-2026)   

                                6.1.6 Y-o-Y Growth Rate Analysis              

                                6.1.7 Market Attractiveness Index           

                6.2 Direct carrier billing Market, By Platform                       

                                6.2.1 Android    

                                6.2.2 iOS             

                                6.2.3 Other Platforms    

                                6.2.4 Market Size Estimations & Forecasts (2021-2026)   

                                6.2.5 Y-o-Y Growth Rate Analysis              

                                6.2.6 Market Attractiveness Index           

                6.3 Direct carrier billing Market, By End User                      

                                6.3.1 Online Media         

                                6.3.2 Apps and Games  

                                6.3.3 Other End Users   

                                6.3.4 Market Size Estimations & Forecasts (2021-2026)   

                                6.3.5 Y-o-Y Growth Rate Analysis              

                                6.3.6 Market Attractiveness Index           

7. Geographical Landscape                                         

                7.1 Global Identity Governance and Administration Market, by Region                    

                7.2 North America - Market Analysis (2021 - 2026)                            

                                7.2.1 By Country              

                                                7.2.1.1 USA

                                                7.2.1.2 Canada

                                7.2.2 By Type    

                                7.2.3 By Platform            

                                7.2.4 By End User            

                7.3 Europe                         

                                7.3.1 By Country              

                                                7.3.1.1 UK

                                                7.3.1.2 France

                                                7.3.1.3 Germany

                                                7.3.1.4 Spain

                                                7.3.1.5 Italy

                                                7.3.1.6 Rest of Europe

                                7.3.2 By Type    

                                7.3.3 By Platform            

                                7.3.4 By End User            

                7.4 Asia Pacific                  

                                7.4.1 By Country              

                                                7.4.1.1 China

                                                7.4.1.2 India

                                                7.4.1.3 Japan

                                                7.4.1.4 South Korea

                                                7.4.1.5 South East Asia

                                                7.4.1.6 Australia & NZ

                                                7.4.1.7 Rest of Asia-Pacific

                                7.4.2 By Type    

                                7.4.3 By Platform            

                                7.4.4 By End User            

                7.5 Latin America                            

                                7.5.1 By Country              

                                                7.5.1.1 Brazil

                                                7.5.1.2 Argentina

                                                7.5.1.3 Mexico

                                                7.5.1.4 Rest of Latin America

                                7.5.2 By Type    

                                7.5.3 By Platform            

                                7.5.4 By End User            

                7.6 Middle East and Africa                           

                                7.6.1 By Country              

                                                7.6.1.1 Middle East

                                                7.6.1.2 Africa

                                7.6.2 By Type    

                                7.6.3 By Platform            

                                7.6.4 By End User            

8. Key Player Analysis                                    

                8.1 Bango PLC                   

                                8.1.1 Business Description           

                                8.1.2 Products/Service 

                                8.1.3 Financials 

                                8.1.4 SWOT Analysis      

                                8.1.5 Recent Developments       

                                8.1.6 Analyst Overview 

                8.2 Comviva Technologies Limited                           

                8.3 Boku, Inc.                    

                8.4 DIMOCO                      

                8.5 Fortumo                      

                8.6 NTH Mobile,                              

                8.7 txtNation Limited                     

                8.8 Centili                           

                8.9 Infomedia Services Limited                  

                8.10 TELECOMING S.A.                 

9. Market Outlook & Investment Opportunities                                 

Appendix                                           

                List of Tables                     

                List of Figures                   

  • Global, regional and country-level analysis and forecasts of the study market; providing Insights on the major countries/regions in which this industry is blooming and to also identify the regions that are still untapped.
  • Segment-level analysis in terms of type, platform, end user along with market size forecasts and estimations to detect key areas of industry growth in detail.
  • Identification of key drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges (DROC) in the market and their impact on shifting market dynamics.
  • Study of the effect of exogenous and endogenous factors that affect the global market; which includes broadly demographic, economics, and political, among other macro-environmental factors presented in an extensive PESTLE Analysis.
  • Study the microenvironment factors that determine the overall profitability of an Industry, using Porter’s five forces analysis for analysing the level of competition and business strategy development.
  • A comprehensive list of key market players along with their product portfolio, current strategic interests, key financial information, legal issues, SWOT analysis and analyst overview to study and sustain the market environment.
  • Competitive landscape analysis listing out the mergers, acquisitions, collaborations in the field along with new product launches, comparative financial studies and recent developments in the market by the major companies.
  • An executive summary, abridging the entire report in such a way that decision-making personnel can rapidly become acquainted with background information, concise analysis and main conclusions.
  • Expertly devised analyst overview along with Investment opportunities to provide both individuals and organizations a strong financial foothold in the market.
  1. Global Direct carrier billing Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  2. Global Direct carrier billing Market By Type, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  3. Global Pure DCB Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  4. Global Limited DCB Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  5. Global MSISDN Forwarding Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  6. Global PIN or MO Base Window Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  7. Global Direct carrier billing Market By Platform, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  8. Global Android Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  9. Global iOS Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  10. Global Other Platforms Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  11. Global Direct carrier billing Market By End User, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  12. Global Online Media Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  13. Global Apps and Games Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )
  14. Global Other End Users Market By Region, From 2021-2026 ( USD Billion )

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