Polish mobile phone companies added as much as 10 percent more customers in the first half of this year from the end of 2002, the daily Parkiet reported, citing its own estimates.
The country's three cell phone comanies have 15.5 million subscribers, the paper said.
Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa SA, the country's No.1 mobile phone company, has currently 5.6 million subscribers. PTK Centertel SA, controlled by Telekomunikacja Polska SA, has as many as 5 million clients and ranked for the first time as the second-largest wireless company in Poland. Polkomtel SA reported 4.9 million subscribers, the paper reported.