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Satellite Telecommunications Activities in the UK: Market Research Report

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Satellite Telecommunications Activities Market Research Report | SIC J61.300 | Jan 2015

Reaching for the stars: Revenue rockets thanks to strong demand for internet connectivity

IBISWorld’s Satellite Telecommunications Activities market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Eutelsat Communications Group Eutelsat Communications Group market share
Paradigm Secure Communications Ltd Paradigm Secure Communications Ltd market share
SES Astra (UK) Ltd SES Astra (UK) Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£2bn
Annual Growth 10-15
3.9%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
12,160
Businesses
162
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The UK Satellite Telecommunications Activities industry has been a star performer in recent years. Over the five years through 2014-15, revenue is forecast to grow at a compound annual rate of 3.9% to reach £1.7 billion. In the current year, revenue is expected to grow by 1.5%. Companies in the industry operate and provide access to satellite infrastructure. They also purchase network access they can sell on to telecommunications operators, other businesses and the government. The bulk of industry revenue is derived from broadcasting TV and radio stations, with revenue also stemming from carrying phone, video and data streaming, and Earth observation.

Demand for telecommunications services has proved robust despite the recession... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter

The UK Satellite Telecommunications Activities industry has been established for some time, but exhibits many of the characteristics of a growing industry. Industry value added, a measure of the industry's contribution to the overall economy, is estimated to grow at a compound annual rate of 3.3% over the 10 years through 2019-20. The UK economy is expected to average slower growth of 2.2% over the same period. The industry's strong performance will be fuelled by the pace of technological innovation. It is expected that the upstream space sector's own capacity for technological change and government support for the UK Space Agency will also contribute... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Satellite Telecommunications Activities Industry?

Industry participants operate, maintain and provide access to satellite infrastructure to transmit voice, data, text, sound and video. Industry operators may also transmit visual, aural or textual programming to consumers via direct-to-home satellite systems. The industry excludes satellite TV broadcasting (see IBISWorld report J60.200).

Industry Products
BroadcastingCommunicationsEarth observation and other services
 
Industry Activities
Providing fixed satellite services Providing mobile satellite services Providing internet access using satellite infrastructureProviding satellite support services, including tracking and telemetry


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