Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Fibre Optic Cable Installation industry's strong growth phase has been underpinned by the commitment of successive federal governments to invest into building telecommunications technology through the National Broadband Network (NBN). The objective of the NBN is to provide all Australian households, businesses and government agencies with a technologically advanced communications platform through which to access internet-based entertainment and data transfer. Through the creation of NBN Co, the Federal Government single-handedly created a boom in the industry.
Industry revenue has climbed from humble levels in the late 2000s. Over the five years through 2014-15, industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 57.3%, to total $3.0 billion... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The explosive performance of the Fibre Optic Cable Installation industry over the past five years has been wholly driven by the Federal Government's funding of the National Broadband Network (NBN) rollout. This project is being spearheaded by the government-owned NBN Co. The NBN aims to supply internet via fibre-optic cable supported by a mix of satellite and wireless technologies. Debate continues regarding the quality parameters of the project and the alternative delivery methods. The Coalition Government remains committed to rolling out the network within a shorter time frame and at a lower cost than originally planned... purchase to read more