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Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics

  • ID: 4804868
  • Report
  • April 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 142 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Global Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) Market to Reach $2.6 Billion by 2027

Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) estimated at US$283.3 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$2.6 Billion by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 37.1% over the analysis period 2020-2027. Software, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 37.8% CAGR and reach US$1 Billion by the end of the analysis period. After an early analysis of the business implications of the pandemic and its induced economic crisis, growth in the Photo Detector segment is readjusted to a revised 38.9% CAGR for the next 7-year period.



The U.S. Market is Estimated at $85.5 Million, While China is Forecast to Grow at 35.9% CAGR

The Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) market in the U.S. is estimated at US$85.5 Million in the year 2020. China, the world's second largest economy, is forecast to reach a projected market size of US$433 Million by the year 2027 trailing a CAGR of 35.9% over the analysis period 2020 to 2027. Among the other noteworthy geographic markets are Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow at 34% and 31.8% respectively over the 2020-2027 period. Within Europe, Germany is forecast to grow at approximately 25.9% CAGR.

Microcontroller Segment to Record 36% CAGR

In the global Microcontroller segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 36% CAGR estimated for this segment. These regional markets accounting for a combined market size of US$53.8 Million in the year 2020 will reach a projected size of US$462.4 Million by the close of the analysis period. China will remain among the fastest growing in this cluster of regional markets. Led by countries such as Australia, India, and South Korea, the market in Asia-Pacific is forecast to reach US$311.5 Million by the year 2027.

Select Competitors (Total 42 Featured):
  • Fsona Networks Corp.
  • General Electric Company
  • Ibsentelecom Ltd.
  • Koninklijke Philips NV
  • Lightbee Corp.
  • LightPointe Communications, Inc.
  • Lvx System
  • Oledcomm
  • Outstanding Technology Co., Ltd.
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Plaintree Systems Inc.
  • Purelifi Ltd.
  • Supreme Architecture
  • Trimble Hungary Kft.
  • Wireless Excellence Limited (CableFree)
Frequently Asked Questions about the Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC)

What is the estimated value of the Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC)?

The Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) was estimated to be valued at $283.3 Million in 2020.

What is the growth rate of the Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC)?

The growth rate of the Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) is 37.3%, with an estimated value of $2600.0 Million by 2027.

What is the forecasted size of the Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC)?

The Global Market for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) is estimated to be worth $2600.0 Million by 2027.
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I. METHODOLOGY
II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • Influencer Market Insights
  • Impact of Covid-19 and a Looming Global Recession
  • Table 1: World Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 2: World 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 3: World Current & Future Analysis for Software by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 4: World 7-Year Perspective for Software by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 5: World Current & Future Analysis for Photo Detector by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 6: World 7-Year Perspective for Photo Detector by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 7: World Current & Future Analysis for Microcontroller by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 8: World 7-Year Perspective for Microcontroller by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 9: World Current & Future Analysis for LED by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 10: World 7-Year Perspective for LED by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 11: World Current & Future Analysis for Bidirectional by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 12: World 7-Year Perspective for Bidirectional by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 13: World Current & Future Analysis for Unidirectional by Geographic Region - USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 14: World 7-Year Perspective for Unidirectional by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World for Years 2020 & 2027

III. MARKET ANALYSIS
  • Table 15: USA Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 16: USA 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 17: USA Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 18: USA 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 19: Canada Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 20: Canada 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 21: Canada Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 22: Canada 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 23: Japan Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 24: Japan 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 25: Japan Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 26: Japan 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 27: China Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 28: China 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 29: China Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 30: China 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 31: Europe Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 32: Europe 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 33: Europe Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 34: Europe 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 35: Europe Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 36: Europe 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 37: France Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 38: France 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 39: France Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 40: France 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 41: Germany Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 42: Germany 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 43: Germany Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 44: Germany 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 45: Italy Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 46: Italy 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 47: Italy Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 48: Italy 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 49: UK Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 50: UK 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 51: UK Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 52: UK 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 53: Rest of Europe Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 54: Rest of Europe 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 55: Rest of Europe Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 56: Rest of Europe 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 57: Asia-Pacific Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 58: Asia-Pacific 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 59: Asia-Pacific Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 60: Asia-Pacific 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 61: Rest of World Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 62: Rest of World 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Component - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Software, Photo Detector, Microcontroller and LED for the Years 2020 & 2027
  • Table 63: Rest of World Current & Future Analysis for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Bidirectional and Unidirectional - Independent Analysis of Annual Sales in US$ Thousand for the Years 2020 through 2027 and % CAGR
  • Table 64: Rest of World 7-Year Perspective for Free Space Optics (FSO) and Visible Light Communication (VLC) by Transmission Type - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Bidirectional and Unidirectional for the Years 2020 & 2027

IV. COMPETITION
  • Total Companies Profiled: 42
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