LTE: carrier frequency ID and PCI

Question / Problem description:

Maybe you know if one country mobile operators can use the same PCI’s (using LTE system) in the same place, but working in different frequency blocks?

Answer:

Yes, if they use different carrier frequencies, they can use the same PCIs (phy cell ids) for the same location. In all sync and measurement procedures the cell identification always includes: carrier frequency id and PCI.

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