Posted On: 2021-08-09
Desktop video conferencing acquired the largest revenue share in the video conferencing market of North Africa- 6Wresearch
North Africa video conferencing market has witnessed robust growth during the period 2017-2020 due to increasing respective countries’ government’s initiatives such as Morocco’s WiFi 6E, Smart Tunisia 2015-2020, Digital Transition Initiative Algeria, among others, for improving internet performance and digital transformation of multiple domains such as education, healthcare, government, among others, which further contributed to the rise in demand for advanced video communication solutions in the region. Further, the outbreak of coronavirus in 2020, resulted in the imposition of a nationwide lockdown in several North African countries which led to the closure of all corporate, educational, and other establishments, and put restrictions on the movement of people. Due to this, the countries witnessed a rapid shift towards remote working & learning; and healthcare sectors witnessed a move towards telehealth and virtual consultations which gave a considerate boost to the video conferencing market in 2020.
According to 6Wresearch, the North Africa Video Conferencing Market revenue size is projected to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% during 2021-2027. Government initiatives of the countries such as Morocco Digital 2025, Tunisia’s National Strategy of Digital Transformation (2021-2025, Tunisia’s Startup Act, Algeria National Vision 2030, Egypt Vision 2030, Egypt’s Digital School and Library, Sudan’s Project ECHO, Libya’s Let’s Learn Mobile App, among others, would increase the demand for video conferencing solutions in North Africa region during forecast period. Further, rapid urbanization, growing co-working spaces, increasing office market and rising working population, and public-private initiatives for the development of e-learning and telehealth consultation platforms of the respective countries would give a tremendous boost to the corporate, education, healthcare, government, and other sectors, which would further boost the deployment and use of video conferencing solutions across these verticals in the North Africa region in coming years.
According to Eshita Goel, Senior Research Analyst, 6Wresearch, “In terms of video conferencing types, desktop video conferencing has emerged as a major market revenue shareholder in North Africa video conferencing market in 2020 owing to a sharp move towards conducting virtual consultations, virtual official meetings, and e- learning classes, due to the outbreak of covid-19. Furthermore, as desktops are more secure, less likely to be affected by unexpected software updates, and might be able to provide higher-quality transmissions than other types, thus, the desktop type video conferencing would increase in the coming years."
According to Bhawna Singh, Research Analyst, 6Wresearch, “Based on countries, Morocco acquired the maximum revenue size in 2020 on account of the highest internet penetration rate in the country as compared to all other countries of the region. Further, the government’s initiatives such as Morocco Digital 2025, rising working population, positive outlook of internet performance due to WiFi 6E, and rapidly rising hospitality sector of the country would augment the demand for video conferencing. Additionally, 50% of the company’s workers would permanently leave their offices to WFH in Morocco, which would further help the country to maintain its video conferencing market position in the North Africa region over the coming years as well.”
Some of the major companies in the North Africa Video Conferencing market include Cisco Systems Inc., Plantronics, Inc., Microsoft Corp., HP Development Company, L.P., Dell Technologies Inc., Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., and Logitech International S.A.
“North Africa Video Conferencing Market (2021-2027F)” report provides an in-depth analysis with 59 figures and 06 tables, covered in 108 pages. The report estimates and forecasts the North Africa Video Conferencing market by types, sectors, and countries. The report provides an unbiased and detailed analysis of the on-going trends, opportunities/high growth areas, and market drivers which would help the stakeholders to devise and align their market strategies according to the current and future market dynamics.