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Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia: Market Research Report

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Wired Telecommunications Network Operation Market Research Report | ANZSIC J5801 | Aug 2016

Hold the wire: The growing popularity of wireless networks has caused industry revenue to fall

IBISWorld’s Wired Telecommunications Network Operation market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$10bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-4.3%
Annual Growth 17-22
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Employment
21,261
Businesses
717
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The need to communicate is an integral part of the everyday operation of Australian households, businesses and government offices. The way people communicate is changing, at the expense of the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry, which involves the operation of fixed line networks. Australians now place greater importance on constant connectivity. As a result, mobile phones are the dominant form of communication, while voice over internet protocol (VoIP) is an increasingly common choice for long-distance calls. VoIP includes services like Skype and Viber, in addition to specialised handsets provided by internet service providers like iiNet... purchase to read more

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The industry exhibits high barriers to entry. Following the removal of carrier restrictions in 1997, there was an explosion in the number of licensed carriers from three to just over 100. Self-regulation was supposedly one of the main tenets of the new regulatory regime that was theoretically designed to allow and encourage open competition in the industry. Despite the fundamental changes that occurred in the regulatory backdrop, the industry still exhibits certain barriers to entry, many of which are associated with the inherent characteristics of the Telecommunication Services subdivision. The major barrier is the highly capital-intensive nature of the telecommunications business, with its extremely high level of infrastructure costs... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation Industry?

Industry operators provide voice and data services via landlines, microwaves or satellite link-ups. Services include fixed-wire telephony, wired network and cable services, including ISDN and ATM frame relay. Industry participants operate and maintain their own switching and transmission facilities, or may own a fixed line telephone network system consisting of wires or fibre-optic cable. Spare capacity is sold to other telecommunications carriers or resellers.

Industry Products
Line accessFixed-to-mobile callsLocal callsData servicesLong-distance callsCustomer premises equipmentInter-carrier access
 
Industry Activities
Data cable communication service provisionPayphone operation Telegram service provisionTelephone exchange operationFixed-wire telephone service provisionWired network communication service provisionIntegrated services digital network provision


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