Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report

Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -2.5%

The need to communicate is an integral part of Australian households, businesses and government offices. However, the way in which people communicate has been changing, mostly at the expense of the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry. Australians highly value constant connectivity. As a result, mobile phones have become the dominant form of communication, while Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is an increasingly common choice for long-distance calls. VoIP includes services such as Skype, WhatsApp and Google Hangouts, in addition to specialised VoIP business packages offered by internet service providers such as iiNet. The rising adoption of broadband internet and mobile devices with internet capabilities has bolstered non-wired te...
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Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Revenue for the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry is projected to continue contracting over the next five years. Industry operators will continue to struggle with substitution trends, as consumers switch from wired to wireless services. Prices are also projected to influence substitution trends, as wired telecommunications providers remain heavily regulated in terms of call pricing and access pricing through the Unconditioned Local Loop (ULL). Meanwhile, mobile and retail broadband internet prices are anticipated to remain less regulated. Industry operators are anticipated to continue bundling unregulated services (such as subscription video on demand services) with fixed line plans to keep consumers' home phones connected. Telstra'...
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Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $12bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 2,244
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 26,845

Biggest companies in the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia industry include Telstra Corporation Limited, NBN Co Limited, SingTel Optus Pty Limited and Vocus Group Limited.

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What is Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry?

Industry Definition

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 and Services

  • Data services
  • Voice services
  • Other services
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Data cable communication service provision
  • Payphone operation
  • Telegram service provision
  • Telephone exchange operation
  • Fixed-wire telephone service provision
  • Wired network communication service provision
  • Integrated services digital network provision

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

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.

Main Activities

  • Data cable communication service provision
  • Payphone operation
  • Telegram service provision
  • Telephone exchange operation
  • Fixed-wire telephone service provision
  • Wired network communication service provision
  • Integrated services digital network provision

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Mobile connections represent a key form of external industry competition. Competition from substitute products is expected to intensify as lower mobile pr...
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Mobile telecommunications density
Demand from telecommunications and other electrical goods wholesaling
Number of businesses
Number of households

Current Performance

Mobile substitution
Line rentals
Pricing tactics
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Convergence
National Broadband Network
 Table: Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services
Accommodation and Food Services
Consumer Goods Retailing in Australia
Finance in Australia
Telecommunications Resellers in Australia
Consumers

Key Selling Industries

Electric Cable and Wire Manufacturing in Australia
Construction in Australia





Products & Services

Players in the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation industry generate revenue through a range of services. These services include providing voice co...
Businesses
Government




Demand Determinants

Population and household income growth positively influence consumer demand. When the population grows, more people use telecommunications, while greater ...
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Major Markets

Businesses
Government





 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

The industry is highly capital-intensive. As a result, no company has historically been able to create a network to rival Telstra's copper network. Howeve...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Telstra Corporation Limited is Australia's oldest and largest telecommunications services provider. The company began as a statutory monopoly in 1901. The...
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Telstra

 Table: Telstra - financial performance

NBN Co

 Table: NBN Co - financial performance

SingTel Optus

 Table: SingTel Optus - financial performance

Vocus Group

 Table: Vocus Group - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry is characterised as being highly capital-intensive. The industry heavily relies on network infrastructure for delivering services. Maintainin...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Wired Telecommunications Network Operation in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Domestic Demand (2007-2025)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

CONVERGENCE

CUSTOMER CHURN RATE

NAKED DSL

PUBLIC SWITCHED TELEPHONE NETWORK (PSTN)

UNCONDITIONED LOCAL LOOP (ULL)

VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL (VOIP)

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  • Revenue Forecasts
    Revenue Forecasts
  • Historical and Forecast Growth
    Historical and Forecast Growth
  • Industry Market Size
    Industry Market Size
  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
    Industry Trends
  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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