Ukrtelecom, Ukraine’s largest telecommunications company, has plans to procure 668 units of UMTS (3G) telecommunication equipment at a Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei for UAH 83.553 million by the end of 2011.
The equipment will be supplied from September 2010 to December 2011.
Ukrtelecom occupies 78.5% of the fixed telephony market, it services 9.9 million subscribers.
Huawei manufactures telecommunication equipment, specifically modems. Among its clients are big communications operators such as Kyivstar, Ukrainian Mobile Communications (MTS brand), Ukrainian RadioSystems (Beeline brand), and Ukrtelecom.