MIIT (The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology) introduced on the 19th, July that a total of 1.854 million 5G base stations have been built and opened in China, of which nearly 300,000 new base stations were added in the second quarter. It means China has realized “5G access to every county and broadband to every village”. 5G mobile phone users reached 455 million.
The analyst Data shows that there are more than 3,100 “5G + Industrial Internet” construction projects, of which 700 were newly added in the second quarter.
“Unblocking the information artery, deepen 5G co-construction and sharing, continue to improve the depth and breadth of “dual gigabit” (referring to 5G and gigabit optical networks) network coverage, continue to promote universal telecommunications services, and strive to build 600,000 5G base stations throughout the year, a total of more than 2 million.” Wang Peng, head of the Information and Communication Administration of MIIT said.