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Wired Telecommunications Services

  • ID: 1052611
  • July 2015
  • Region: United States
  • 10 pages
  • First Research

Brief Excerpt from Industry Overview Chapter:

Companies in this industry provide services such as local and long-distance calling, Internet access, and TV program distribution over fixed-line telecommunications networks. Major US companies include AT& T, CenturyLink, Comcast, and Verizon Communications; major international wireline carriers include BT Group (the UK), China Telecom, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (Japan), and Telefónica (Spain).

The global wired telecommunications services industry comprises about 1.2 billion fixed telephone lines and more than 670 million fixed broadband Internet subscriptions, according to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). China has the most fixed lines (267 million), followed by the US (135 million), Japan (64 million), and Germany (49 million).

The US wired telecommunications services industry includes more than 3,400 companies with combined annual revenue of about $330 billion.

Cable TV system operators are discussed in the Telecommunications Services industry profile. A separate profile covers Wireless Telecommunications Services.


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