As regulator of the telecommunications market, the National Telecommunications Regulatory Agency (ANRT) annually performs a market analysis to identify operators who have a significant market power.
The mission of market analysis is treated within the scope of ex ante regulation.
This mission consists of measuring closely and on a periodic and updated basis the various markets of telecommunications services and the position of each operators on these markets.
In accordance with the power conferred by the legislation and regulations including decree n° 2-97-1025 on the interconnection of telecommunications networks, ANRT has determined the relevant markets of telecommunication services that require special support from the regulator for a period of three years and annually identifies the operators with significant market power.
ANRT has applied this authority since 2005, after the entry in force of the modification regarding the interconnection decree.