White Paper on China’s 5G Development and Its Economic and Social Impacts (2020)

  • 【Published by】

      China Academy of Information and Communications Technology

  • 【Complied by】

      China Academy of Information and Communications Technology

  • 【Published in】

      2020. 12

1. 5G Growing Against the Trend, with Remarkable Results in One Year Commercial Use

(1) Multiple Factors Driving 5G Growth Against the Trend

(2) 5G Network Development Beginning to Take Shape

(3) 5G Technical Standards continuously innovating

(4) 5G Mobile Industry Chain Gradually Turning Mature

(5) 5G Application Development Entering the Introduction Period

2. 5G Leading Innovation, with the Potential for Its Economic and Social Impacts Being Emerging

(1) Promoting the ICT Industry to Enter a New Growth Track

(2) Opening Up a New Space for Economic and Social Innovation and Development

(3) Promoting the Adjustment and Upgrading of Employment Structure

(4) Unleashing Growth Potential Still Facing Many Challenges

3. Judgment of 5G Development Stage and Analysis of Development Trend in the Next 2~3 Years

(1) 5G Entering a Critical Period of Development in the Next 2~3 Years

(2) 5G Network Gradually Realizing Wide Area Coverage

(3) Consumer-grade Applications Expected to Enter the Growth Period

(4) Industry Applications Still Being in the Introduction Period

(5) Industry Application Technology Support Capabilities are significantly improved

(6) More New Products Ushering in Development Opportunities

4. Recommendations for Promoting the Sustainable and Healthy Development of the 5G Industry

(1) Building Network Ahead of Time Moderately to Lay a Solid Foundation for Innovation and Diffusion

(2) Continuing to Strengthen R&D and Innovation to Maintain the Technology Industry Supporting Advantages

(3) Actively Building an Integrated Ecology to Support the Cultivation and Promotion of Industry Applications

     - 中国5G发展和经济社会影响白皮书.pdf