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Global Small Satellite Market (By Type, By Application, By End-Use): Trends, Opportunities and Forecasts (2016-2021)(By Type - Nano Satellite, Micro Satellite, Mini Satellite; By Application - Earth Observation & Meteorology, Technology Demonstration, Bro

Global Small Satellite Market (By Type, By Application, By End-Use): Trends, Opportunities and Forecasts (2016-2021)(By Type - Nano Satellite, Micro Satellite, Mini Satellite; By Application - Earth Observation & Meteorology, Technology Demonstration, Broadcasting & Telecommunication, Scientific Research & Exploration; By End User - Commercial, Civil & Defense; By Region – North America, Europe, APAC and ROW; By Country – US, Canada, UK, Russia, China, Japan)

Executive Summary

A comprehensive research report created through extensive primary research (inputs from industry experts, companies, stakeholders) and secondary research, the report aims to present the analysis of global small satellite market on the basis of Types (Nano Satellite, Micro Satellite, Mini Satellite), By Application (Earth Observation & Meteorology, Technology Demonstration, Broadcasting & Telecommunication, Scientific Research & Exploration), By End-User (Commercial, Civil & Defense), By Region (APAC, North America, Europe and ROW) and By Country (US, Canada, UK, Russia, China, Japan).

Rising demand of small satellites driven by the surging customer demand for Earth observation, communication, space observation, technology demonstration is highly driving the global small satellite market.

The demand for small satellite by end user applications has been rising in various industries such as disaster management solution providers, climate and environment monitoring by detecting CO2, infrastructural planning, agriculture and many more. Therefore, growing demand by end users and increasing miniaturization of satellites and its launch would result in growth of small satellite market.

Growing awareness among the satellite manufacturers and operators related to climatic changes, space science, communication services will lead to highly intense competition in global market of small satellites.

Global Small Satellites Market is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of 19.54% during 2016 – 2021F, on account of rising applications.

North America region remains the major market followed by Europe and APAC in the actual period. In the forecast period, APAC region will continue to witness strong growth driven by the countries such as China and Japan.

According to Azoth Analytics research report, Global Small Satellite Market (By Type, By Application, By End-Use): Trends, Opportunities and Forecasts (2016-2021), Global Small Satellite Market is projected to exhibit a CAGR of over ~19.54% during 2016 - 2021. On the basis of market segment, Global Small Satellite Market has been segmented on basis of type (Nano Satellite, Micro Satellite and Mini Satellite); By Application (Earth Observation and Meteorology, Technology Demonstration, Broadcasting and Telecommunication, and Scientific Research and Exploration), By End User (Commercial, Civil and Defense), By Region – North America, Europe, APAC and ROW.

Scope of the Report

The report provides coverage by Types, By Application and By Region:

By Small Satellite Type

  • Nano Satellite
  • Micro Satellite
  • Mini Satellite
By Small Satellite Application
  • Earth Observation and Meteorology
  • Technology Demonstration
  • Broadcasting and Telecommunication
  • Scientific Research and Exploration
By Small Satellite End Users
  • Commercial
  • Civil
  • Defense
The report provides coverage by Region
  • North America
  • Europe
  • APAC
  • ROW
The report provides coverage by Country
  • US
  • Canada
  • UK
  • Russia
  • China
  • Japan
Customization of the Report

The report could be customized according to the client’s specific research requirements. No additional cost will be required to pay for limited additional research.


1. Research Methodology
2. Executive Summary
3. Strategic Recommendation
3.1 Asia Pacific to rise at a high rate
3.2 Rise in demand for Micro Satellite
3.3 Surging demand for Communication Satellites
4. Global Small Satellite Market: An Overview
4.1 Product Overview
4.2 Global Small Satellite Market: Growth and Forecast
4.2.1 Market Size, By Value (2011-2015)
Table 1: Global Small Satellite Market Size, By Value, 2011-2015E (USD Million)
Table 2: Functions of Small Satellites
Table A: Small Satellites Launched during 2013
4.2.2 Market Size, By Value (2016-2021)
Table 3: Global Small Satellite Market Size, By Value, 2016E-20121F (USD Million)
Table 4: Percentage of Population using Internet, 2016
Table 5: Percentage of Population not using Internet, 2016
Table B: Number of Small Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table C: Surrey Satellite Technology launches, 2013-2016
Table D: Planet Labs satellite launches, 2014-2015
5. Global Small Satellite Market: By Type (Nano Satellite, Micro Satellite and Mini Satellite)
5.1 Global Small Satellite Market By Type: Breakdown
5.1.1 By Value, % (2015)
Table 6: Global Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2015 (%)
5.1.2 By Value, % (Forecast 2021F)
Table 7: Global Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2021 (%)
5.2 Nano Satellite Market: By Value
5.2.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 8: Nano Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
5.2.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 9: Nano Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table E: Number of Nano Satellites launched (2011-2015)
Table 10: Nano Satellites, By Application, 2015 (%)
5.3 Micro Satellite Market: By Value
5.3.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 11: Micro Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
5.3.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 12: Micro Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table F: Number of Micro Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 13: Micro Satellites, By Application, 2015 (%)
5.4 Mini Satellite Market: By Value
5.4.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 14: Mini Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
5.4.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 15: Mini Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table G: Number of Mini Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 16: Mini Satellites, By Application, 2015 (%)
6. Global Small Satellite Market: By Application (EO and Meteorology, Technology Demonstration, Broadcasting & Communication, Scientific Research & Exploration)
6.1 Global Small Satellite Market - By Application: Breakdown
6.1.1 By Value, % (2015)
Table 17: Global Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2015 (%)
6.1.2 By Value, % (2021F)
Table 18: Global Small Satellite Market, By Application, By Value, 2021 (%)
6.2 Earth Observation and Meteorology Small Satellite Market: By Value
6.2.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 19: Earth Observation Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
6.2.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 20: Earth Observation Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table H: Number of EO Small Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 21: EO Small Satellites Launched, By Type, 2015 (%)
Table I: Small Satellite launch for Earth Observation, 2016 -2018
6.3 Technology Demonstration Small Satellite Market
6.3.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 22: Technology Demonstration Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
6.3.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 23: Technology Demonstration Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table J: Number of Technology Demonstration Small Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 24: Technology Demonstration Small Satellites Launched, By Type, 2015 (%)
Table K: Small Satellite launch for Technology, 2016-2018
6.4 Broadcasting & Communication Small Satellite Market
6.4.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 25: Broadcasting & Telecommunication Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
6.4.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 26: Broadcasting & Telecommunication Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table L: Number of Communication Small Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 27: Communication Small Satellites Launched, By Type, 2015 (%)
Table M: Small Satellite launch for Communication, 2016
6.5 Scientific Research & Exploration Market: By Value
6.5.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 28: Scientific Research and Exploration Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
6.5.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 29: Scientific Research and Exploration Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table N: Number of Space Science and Observation Small Satellites Launched, 2011-2015
Table 30: Space Science and Observation Small Satellites Launched, By Type, 2015 (%)
Table O: Small Satellite launch for Communication, 2016
7. Global Small Satellite Market: By End User (Commercial, Civil and Government, Military and Surveillance)
7.1 Global Small Satellite Market - By End User Breakdown
7.1.1 By Value, % (2015)
Table 31: Global Small Satellite Market, By End User, 2015 (%)
7.1.2 By Value, % (2021F)
Table 32: Global Small Satellite Market, By End User, 2021 (%)
7.2 Global Small Satellite Market - By Commercial End User
7.2.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
7.2.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 33: Global Small Satellite Market, By Commercial End User, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table 34: Small Satellite Launch for Commercial Use, 2015 (%)
7.3 Global Small Satellite Market - By Civil End User
7.3.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
7.3.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 35: Global Small Satellite Market, By Civil End User, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table 36: Small Satellite Launch for Civil Use, 2015 (%)
7.4 Global Small Satellite Market - By Defense End User
7.4.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
7.4.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 37: Global Small Satellite Market, By Defense End User, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table 38: Small Satellite Launch for Defense Use, 2015 (%)
8. Global Small Satellite Market: Regional Analysis
8.1 Global Small Satellite Market: Regional Breakdown
8.1.1 By Value, % (2015)
Table 39: Global Small Satellite Market, By Region, 2015 (%)
8.1.2 By Value, % (2021F)
Table 40: Global Small Satellite Market, By Region, By Value, 2021 (%)
9. North America Small Satellite Market: Growth and Forecast
9.1 North America Small Satellite Market, By Value
9.1.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 41: North America Small Satellite Market, 2011-2015
9.1.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 42: North America Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
Table P: Small Satellite Launch projects of North America 2016-2018
9.2 North America Small Satellite Market: By Type
9.2.1 By Value, 2011-2015
Table 43: North America Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
Table 44: North America Small Satellite launched, By Type, 2011-2015
9.2.2 By Value, 2016-2021F
Table 45: North America Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
9.2 North America Small Satellite Market: By Application
9.2.1 By Value, 2011 & 2015
Table 46: North America Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011& 2015E (USD Million)
Table 47: North America Small Satellite launched, By Application, 2011-2015
9.2.2 By Value, 2016E & 2021F
Table 48: North America Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2016E & 2021F (USD Million)
Table 49: No. of Small Satellites launched by US and Canada, 2011-2015
Table Q: No. of Small Satellites launched, 2011-2015
9.3 North America Small Satellite Market: Country Analysis
9.3.1 US Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F
Table 50: US Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table R: Small Satellite Launch projects of Europe 2016-2020
9.3.2 Canada Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F
Table S: Small Satellite Launch projects of US, 2016-2018
Table 51: Canada Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table T: Small Satellite Launch projects of Canada, 2016-2018
10. Europe Small Satellite Market: Growth and Forecast
10.1 Europe Small Satellite Market, By Value
10.1.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 52: Europe Small Satellite Market, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
10.1.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 53: Europe Small Satellite Market, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
10.2 Europe Small Satellite Market: By Type
10.2.1 By Value, 2011-2015
Table 54: Europe Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
Table 55: Europe Small Satellite launched, By Type, 2011-2015
10.2.2 By Value, 2016-2021F
Table 56: Europe Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
10.3 Europe Small Satellite Market: By Application
10.3.1 By Value, 2011 & 2015
Table 57: Europe Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011& 2015E (USD Million)
Table 58: Europe Small Satellite launched, By Application, 2011-2015
10.3.2 By Value, 2016E & 2021F
Table 59: Europe Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2016E & 2021F (USD Million)
10.4 Europe Small Satellite Market: Country Analysis
10.4.1 Russia Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2012-2021F
Table 60: Russia Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2012-2021F (USD Million)
Table U: Small Satellite Launch projects of Russia, 2016-2018
10.4.2 UK Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2013-2021F
Table 61: UK Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2013-2021F (USD Million)
Table V: Small Satellite Launch projects of UK, 2016-2018
11. APAC Small Satellite Market: Growth and Forecast
11.1 APAC Small Satellite Market, By Value
11.1.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 62: APAC Small Satellite Market, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
Table W: No. of Small Satellites launched, 2011-2015
11.1.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 63: APAC Small Satellite Market, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
11.2 APAC Small Satellite Market: By Type
11.2.1 By Value, 2011-2015
Table 64: APAC Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
Table 65: APAC Small Satellite launched, By Type, 2011-2015
11.2.2 By Value, 2016-2021F
Table 66: APAC Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
11.3 APAC Small Satellite Market: By Applications
11.2.1 By Value, 2011 & 2015
Table 68: APAC Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011& 2015E (USD Million)
Table 69: APAC Small Satellite launched, By Application, 2011-2015
Table X: Small Satellite Launch projects of APAC, 2016-2018
11.2.2 By Value, 2016E & 2021F
Table 68: APAC Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2016E & 2021F (USD Million)
11.4 APAC Small Satellite Market: Country Analysis
11.4.1 China Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F
Table 70: China Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table Y: Small Satellite Launch projects of China, 2016-2018
11.4.2 Japan Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F
Table 71: Japan Small Satellite Market, By Value, 2011-2021F (USD Million)
Table Z: Small Satellite Launch projects of Japan, 2016-2018
12. ROW Small Satellite Market: Growth and Forecast
12.1 ROW Small Satellite Market, By Value
12.1.1 Market Size By Value (2011-2015)
Table 72: ROW Small Satellite Market, 2011-2015
12.1.2 Market Size By Value (2016-2021)
Table 73: ROW Small Satellite Market, 2016E-2021F
12.2 ROW Small Satellite Market: By Type
12.2.1 By Value, 2011-2015
Table 74: ROW Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (USD Million)
12.2.2 By Value, 2016-2021F
Table 75: ROW Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2016E-2021F (USD Million)
12.3 ROW Small Satellite Market: By Applications
12.3.1 By Value, 2011 & 2015
Table 76: ROW Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011& 2015E (USD Million)
12.3.2 By Value, 2016E & 2021F
Table 77: ROW Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2016E & 2021F (USD Million)
Table 78: South America Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (%)
Table 79: South America Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011-2015
Table AA: No. of Small Satellites launched, 2011-2015
Table 80: Middle East & Africa Small Satellite Market, By Type, 2011-2015 (%)
Table 81: Middle East & Africa Small Satellite Market, By Application, 2011-2015
Table BB: No. of Small Satellites launched, 2011-2015
13. Market Trends
14. Market Dynamics
14.1 Market Drivers
14.2 Challenges
15. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis – Chemical Catalyst Market
16. SWOT Analysis –Chemical Catalyst Market
17. Value Chain Analysis
18. Policy and Regulatory Landscape
19. Company Profiling
19.1 Boeing Co.
Table 82: Boeing Co (USD Billion) 2011-2015
Table 83: Revenue of Network and Space System Division, 2013-2015 (USD Bn)
19.2 Sierra Nevada Corporation
19.3 Lockheed Martin Corp
Table 84: Lockheed Martin Corp (USD Billion) 2011-2015
Table 85: Net Sales of Space Systems (USD Millions), 2013-2015
19.4 Aerospace Corp
19.5 Spire Global Inc.
19.6 SpaceX
19.7 Harris Corporation
Table 86: Harris Corp (USD Billion) 2011-2015
Table 87: Revenue By Segment (USD Millions), 2013-2015
19.8 Airbus Defence and Space
Table 88: Airbus Defence and Space (USD Billion) 2013-2015
Table 89: Airbus Defence and Space Revenue’s By Business Line, 2015 (%)
Table 90: Airbus Defence and Space External Revenue’s By Activity, 2015 (%)
19.9 GeoOptics Inc.
19.1 Millennium Space Systems

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