Japanese mobile operators added 413,700 new customers in July, to reach a combined total of 108.90 million customers, according to figures from the Telecommunications Carrier Association. NTT DoCoMo took the lead in net additions and added 143,600 subscribers to end the month with 55.07 million. Softbank followed with 137,600 new subscribers, bringing its total to 21.09 million. Emobile signed up 76,100 new subscribers bringing its total to 1.75 million customers. KDDI gained 56,600 new customers and ended July with 31.05 million customers, while PHS provider Willcom shed 18,500 customers to finish July with 4.52 million.