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Fiber-Optic Cable Manufacturing - Industry Market Research Report

Fiber-Optic Cable Manufacturing

The Fiber-Optic Cable Manufacturing industry shored up connections over the five years to 2018, with revenue anticipated to grow incredibly quickly. Consumers have increasingly demanded high-speed internet in their homes and on mobile devices, underpinning this trend. As a result, wireless carriers and cable providers are demanding fiber-optic cable at increasing rates. The ramp-up in fiber-optic cable networks has expanded the speed and size of wireless carriers' and cable providers' data networks, providing higher-speed data transmission and larger volume data transfers. The next five years will bring continued revenue growth for the industry. Consumer demand for high-speed internet on mobile devices will likely accelerate during the period, resulting in the widespread upgrade of wireless network services to compete for consumers' dollars.

This industry manufactures optical-fiber cables. These cables are usually silica- or plastic-based, with silica fiber-optic cables extending long distances. Fiber-optic cables are used by communications and telecommunications providers to transmit data. Optical-fiber cables are gaining popularity because of their transfer speed and immunity to electromagnetic interference.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Demand from wireless telecommunications carriers
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Exports To
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
    • Table Trade Globalization
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players (Market share)
    • Table AFL Telecommunications (US optic fiber and cable manufacturing) financial performance*
    • Table Corning Inc. (US optical fiber and cable manufacturing) - financial performance*
    • Table OFS Fitel LLC (US optic fiber and cable manufacturing) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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