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Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Market Research Report | NAICS 33421 | May 2017

Going global: Upgrades will drive demand, but imported products will threaten growth

IBISWorld’s Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
Annual Growth
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • High import competition has claimed the vast majority of domestic demand
  • Operators have been focusing on cost savings to compete with low-cost imports, benefiting profit
  • Business concerns about network reliability, security and continuity will bolster demand
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Telecommunications Networking Equipment Manufacturing industry has experienced nearly constant revenue declines over the past five years. Despite increasing corporate profit, private investment and number of broadband connections, the majority of US demand has been satisfied by imports. Industry operators are anticipated to fare marginally better over the next five years. To compete, companies will increase their capacity in developing countries, hindering exports and causing export decline to accelerate. Aggregate private investment from corporations will continue to rise, encouraging customers, such as cable networks, to invest in new networking equipment and increasing demand for more sophisticated networks... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Barriers to entry in the Telecommunications Networking Equipment Manufacturing industry are high, primarily because the level of technological change in the industry is high. The high level of technological change requires industry players to significantly invest in research and development (R&D). Furthermore, skilled employees are scarce and costly to recruit.

Existing large operators have developed reputations and brands over several years. This enables them to be in a strong position to offer "end-to-end" and "all-in-one" solutions to customers (either by themselves or via strategic alliances with other players). These companies also have the ability to offer a wide range of products, and often acquire companies with products that complement their current product offerings. Som.. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry are

  • Effective quality control
  • Production of a range which accommodates future developments
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Trade-weighted index and Demand from wired telecommunications carriers in the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

    This industry manufactures wired (voice and data) telecommunications equipment, including telephone switching systems, telephones and answering machines, data bridges, routers, modems and gateways. In addition, over the past 10 years, the industry has increasingly focused on manufacturing internet protocol-based telecommunications and networking equipment.

    Industry Products
    Wireline voice and data network equipmentCarrier line equipment and nonconsumer modemsTelephone switching and switchboard equipmentOther networking equipment and devices
    Industry Activities
    Wide area network (WAN) communications equipment (e.g. bridges, routers, gateways)ModemSwitching equipmentData communications equipmentTelephone systems and answering machine

    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Trade-weighted index
  • Demand from wired telecommunications carriers
  • Number of broadband connections
  • Aggregate private investment
  • Corporate profit
  • Current Performance
  • International trade
  • Profit fluctuates
  • Growing demand
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Global trends and profit
  • Domestic demand
  • Table: Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Computer & Packaged Software Wholesaling
  • Computer Stores
  • Cable Networks
  • Wireless Telecommunications Carriers
  • Wired Telecommunications Carriers
  • VoIP
  • Consumers
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Circuit Board & Electronic Component Manufacturing
  • Laminated Plastics Manufacturing
  • Semiconductor & Circuit Manufacturing
  • Wire & Cable Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Wireline voice and data network equipment
  • Carrier line equipment and nonconsumer modems
  • Telephone switching and switchboard equipment
  • Other networking equipment and devices
  • Chart: Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Exports
  • Businesses
  • Retailers and wholesalers
  • Government
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Cisco Systems Inc.
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
  • Table: Cisco Systems Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary
  • Type of data transmission in which a single medium (wire) can carry several channels at once. It can concurrently transmit data, audio and video over long distances.
  • Cloud
  • An IT hosting and delivery system in which resources are no longer tethered to a user's physical infrastructure but are delivered to and consumed by the user as an Internet-based service.
  • Ethernet
  • The most common type of connection computers use in a local area network (LAN).
  • Internet Protocol (Ip)
  • Method by which data is sent from one computer to another on the internet.
  • Internet Service Provider (Isp)
  • A company that offers access to the internet using a data transmission technology that delivers IP packets, such as dial-up, DSL, cable modem, wireless or dedicated high-speed interconnects.
  • Research And Development (R&D)
  • Creative work undertaken by a company to increase the stock of knowledge, which can then be applied to developing a new product or improving an existing one.
  • Self-Optimizing Network (Son) Software
  • A system that enables mobile carriers to plan, configure, manage, optimize and heal cellular networks automatically, according to real-time changing network demands.
  • Telephony
  • The general use of equipment to provide voice communication over distances.
  • Wide Area Network (Wan)
  • Wireline and wireless long-distance communications network that covers a wide geographic area, like a state or country, to connect LANs.

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    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Telecommunication Networking Equipment Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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