KDDI Japan customers to use VoLTE service when traveling in US

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE VZ) (NASDAQ: VZ) and KDDI Corporation have signed a VoLTE roaming agreement that will initially allow KDDI customers to get voice services while traveling in the US when they roam on Verizon´s 4G network, the companies said.

Verizon offers foreign travelers VoLTE service while in the US. KDDI customers who visit the US will have communications with family and friends, by using their VoLTE-roaming compatible phones.

KDDI Corporation is a leading Japanese telecommunications and a Global Fortune 300 company. Serving 40 million domestic mobile subscribers, KDDI provides a diverse portfolio consisting of managed networks, data centers, cloud, security and system integration

Verizon Communications Inc. headquartered in New York City, generated nearly USD132 billion in 2015 revenues.