Satellite Telecommunications Providers in the US: Market Research Report

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Satellite Telecommunications Providers Market Research Report | NAICS 51741 | Sep 2015

Strong signal: Providers will invest in new technologies and markets to gain an advantage

IBISWorld’s Satellite Telecommunications Providers market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Despite volatile revenue growth over the past five years, the Satellite Telecommunications Providers industry will likely experience stable and strong demand in the next five years. Since 2007, development of the direct-to-home TV market, expansion of broadband internet services and advances in digital technology have driven demand. Revenue will likely continue growing in the five years to 2020, as tight lending conditions ease and new high throughput satellites are set to be launched... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Barriers to entry vary depending on whether an enterprise seeks to be an infrastructure owner or a reseller. As the level of capital required to operate a satellite network is substantial, barriers to entry for infrastructure owners are very high. Telecommunications resellers, on the other hand, have much lower initial costs and will have a much easier time entering the market.

Infrastructure owners

Infrastructure owners face high barriers to entry, with the capital intensity of this business model being a prohibitive barrier in normal times. The cost of building and launching a single satellite can range from $250.0 million to $300.0 million... purchase to read more


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What is the Satellite Telecommunications Providers Industry?

This industry provides telecommunications connections via satellite for broadcasters and other telecommunications providers. This industry includes resellers of satellite telecommunication services but excludes direct-to-home satellite TV services, which are covered in the Satellite Television Providers industry (IBISWorld report 51711b).

Industry Products
Carrier services and internet backbone servicesInternet access servicesPrivate network servicesEquipment salesOther services
Industry Activities
Using satellites to provide point-to-point telecommunication servicesReselling satellite telecommunicationsProviding mobile satellite servicesProviding data satellite servicesProviding long-distance telephony services

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