Lithuanian digital TV market grows

The number of subscribers in Lithuania watching pay-TV services at the end of the third quarter stood at 374,800, or 3% more three months earlier.

Of these, according to preliminary data produced by the regulator CRA and published by VZ, 115,100 did so via cable or MMDS, 96,800 IPTV, 73,600 DVB-T and 89,500 DTH.

Revenues from digital TV services in amounted to LTL31.6 million (€9.02 million) or 2% more than in the previous quarter.

Data produced by BNS meanwhile estimates the Lithuanian electronics market was worth LTL1.711 billion in the first nine months of this year, compared to LTL1.791 billion in the corresponding period in 2011.

CRA says the market in the third quarter was, at LTL576.6 million, 4% lower than a year earlier.