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Submarine Optical Fiber Cables - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 2666991
  • Report
  • July 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 152 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
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Rising Bandwidth Demand Putting the Global Submarine Cables Market in Overdrive
Global Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market to Reach $32.7 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Submarine Optical Fiber Cables estimated at US$14.1 Billion in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$32.7 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 12.8% over the period 2020-2027.

The U.S. Market is Estimated at $4.2 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 12.3% CAGR

The Submarine Optical Fiber Cables market in the U.S. is estimated at US$4.2 Billion in the year 2020. China, the world`s second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$5.7 Billion by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 12.3% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 11.3% and 10.9% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 9.4% CAGR.We bring years of research experience to this 15th edition of our report. The 152-page report presents concise insights into how the pandemic has impacted production and the buy side for 2020 and 2021. A short-term phased recovery by key geography is also addressed.

Competitors identified in this market include, among others:
  • Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks SAS
  • Ciena Corporation
  • Fujitsu Limited
  • Huawei Marine Networks Co., Limited
  • Infinera Corporation
  • Kokusai Cable Ship Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
  • NEC Corporation
  • Norddeutsche Seekabelwerke GmbH
  • NTT World Engineering Marine Corporation
  • Orange Marine
  • S. B. Submarine Systems Co., Ltd.
  • Seaborn Networks LLC
  • TE SubCom
  • Xtera Communications, Inc.

The global analysis and forecast periods covered within the report are 2020-2027 (Current & Future Analysis) and 2012-2019 (Historic Review). Research estimates are provided for 2020, while research projections cover the period 2021-2027.
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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & REPORT SCOPE

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

Prelude

Recent Market Activity

Submarine Cable Networks - The Lifeline of Global Communications

Evolution of Submarine Networks

Subsea Optical Fiber Networks - Past, Present, and Future

Outlook

Growth Drivers in a Nutshell

Repairs, Upgrades and Replacements to Drive Future Growth

Fiber Optics - The Preferred Transmission Medium for Undersea Applications

Internet's Rising Contribution to Economy: Need for Submarine Cables

Global Competitor Market Shares

Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Competitor Market Share Scenario Worldwide (in %): 2018 & 2029

Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession

2. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks SAS (France)

Ciena Corporation (USA)

Fujitsu Limited (Japan)

Huawei Marine Networks Co., Limited (China)

Infinera Corporation (USA)

Kokusai Cable Ship Co., Ltd. (Japan)

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan)

NEC Corporation (Japan)

Norddeutsche Seekabelwerke GmbH (Germany)

NTT World Engineering Marine Corporation (Japan)

Orange Marine (France)

S. B. Submarine Systems Co., Ltd. (China)

Seaborn Networks LLC (USA)

TE SubCom (USA)

Xtera Communications, Inc. (USA)

3. MARKET TRENDS & DRIVERS

International Bandwidth Usage Continues to Grow Exponentially

Growth Evenly Spread Out

Opportunity Indicators:

Internet Traffic on the Rise

Rise in IP-enabled Devices Necessitates Bandwidth Capacity Expansion

Growth in Internet Video to Trigger Use of Submarine Cable Systems

Mobile Videos Streaming Gathers Steam

Impact of Economic Uncertainties on Submarine Cables Market

Emerging Markets Offer World of Possibilities

Submarine Cable Companies Focus on Unserved Routes

Lack of New Submarine Cable System Installations: A Cause of Concern?

Upgrades Find Favor over New Subsea Network Installations

Financing Structure of Submarine Cable Systems

Paradigm Shift in Ownership

New Cable Projects Witness Turnaround in 2016

Unconventional Applications Provide Growth Opportunities

Creating Mesh Networks for Greater Reliability and Faster Connectivity

Low Latency of Cable Systems: Sought After among Electronic Trading Companies

Technology Advances Promise Faster Undersea Transmissions

Service Providers Focus on Improving Flexibility of Submarine Cable Networks

Subsea Cables Encounter Challenges due to Big Data

Submarine Cables: At Risk from Snooping, Natural Disasters & Financial Crisis

Network Sabotage a Real Threat

Congestion, Political Feuds Push Subsea Cable Companies to Seek Alternate Routes

Upgrade Suppliers Gaining Prominence

Change in Competitive Dynamics

SLTE Market Slowdown Affects Vendor Margins

4. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

TABLE 1: Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Global Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2020-2027
TABLE 2: Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Share Shift across Key Geographies Worldwide: 2020 VS 2027

III. MARKET ANALYSIS

GEOGRAPHIC MARKET ANALYSIS

UNITED STATES

Market Facts & Figures

Market Analytics
TABLE 3: United States Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Estimates and Projections in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027

CANADA

TABLE 4: Canadian Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027

JAPAN

TABLE 5: Japanese Market for Submarine Optical Fiber Cables: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

CHINA

TABLE 6: Chinese Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

EUROPE

Market Facts & Figures

Market Analytics
TABLE 7: European Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Demand Scenario in US$ Million by Region/Country: 2018-2025
TABLE 8: European Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Share Shift by Region/Country: 2020 VS 2027

FRANCE

TABLE 9: Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market in France: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

GERMANY

TABLE 10: Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market in Germany: Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

ITALY

TABLE 11: Italian Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Growth Prospects in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

UNITED KINGDOM

TABLE 12: United Kingdom Market for Submarine Optical Fiber Cables: Annual Sales Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

REST OF EUROPE

TABLE 13: Rest of Europe Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020-2027

ASIA-PACIFIC

TABLE 14: Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market in Asia-Pacific: Estimates and Projections in US$ Million for the Period 2020-2027

REST OF WORLD

TABLE 15: Rest of World Submarine Optical Fiber Cables Market Estimates and Forecasts in US$ Million: 2020 to 2027

IV. COMPETITION

Total Companies Profiled: 104

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