Service Provider Market Forecasts
Netflix dominates premium streaming in the Middle East but live & linear subscription services are expanding aggressively
08 May 2018
According to Ovum’s OTT Video Subscription Service Provider Forecast: Middle East and Africa, 2011–22, there will be 12.94 million premium online video subscribers at the end of 2018. Africa will beunderdeveloped at 1.31 million subscribers; but the Middle East presents strong uptake of subscription-based video on-demand(SVOD) and subscription-based linear online video (SLIN) services, driven by Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.