The GSMA’s Mobile Economy series provides an overview of the mobile industry in selected regions of the world. The reports give a broad overview of the current state and future evolution of the mobile industry in each region. They also highlight the contribution of the mobile industry and the broader mobile ecosystem to economic and social development. In addition, they highlight the role of the GSMA and its activities in helping the mobile industry realise its full potential. Finally, the reports highlight topics and issues of particular relevance to regulators and policy makers in each region, to help deliver a regulatory environment that maximises development opportunities for mobile operators and long-term benefit for mobile users.