0 CHECKOUT

Wired Telecommunications Services

  • ID: 1052611
  • April 2016
  • Region: United States
  • 10 pages
  • First Research
1 of 3

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, Comcast, Verizon Communications, and Time Warner Cable; 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 1.1 billion fixed telephone lines and more than 790 million fixed broadband Internet subscriptions, according to the International Telecommunication Union. China has the most fixed lines (249 million), followed by the US (129 million), Japan (63 million), and Germany (47 million).

The US wired telecommunications services industry includes more than 3,100 establishments (single-location companies and units of multi-location companies) with combined annual revenue of about $315 billion.

A separate profile covers Wireless Telecommunications Services.

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Demand is driven by new services and growth in business activity. The profitability of individual companies depends on efficient operations and effective marketing. Large companies have economies of scale in building and maintaining networks. Smaller companies can compete effectively in small markets or by providing specialty services. The US industry is highly concentrated: the 50 largest companies generate more than 90% of revenue.

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 3

Industry Overview
Quarterly Industry Update
Business Challenges
Business Trends
Industry Opportunities
Call Preparation Questions
Financial Information
Industry Forecast
Web Links and Acronyms

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 3
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

PLEASE SELECT A FORMAT

  • Quick Help: The report will be emailed to you. The report is sent in PDF format. This is a single user license, allowing one specific user access to the product.

HAVE A QUESTION?

If you have a more general question about our products please try our

FAQ SECTION

RELATED PRODUCTS from Db

Our Clients

  • Qualcomm Incorporated
  • Motorola Solutions, Inc.
  • China Mobile Limited
  • Apple, Inc.
  • SwissCom AG
  • BT Group PLC.