Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report

Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 2.7%

The Satellite Communications and Astronautics has grown significantly over the past five years, as private firms, research institutions and government departments have become increasingly reliant on industry services. Industry revenue is expected to grow at an annualised 10.1% over the five years through 2018-19, to reach $5.1 billion. This includes anticipated growth of 7.6% in 2018-19. Innovation in space technology has created opportunities for new firms to enter the industry, leading to significant growth in enterprises and employment over the past five years. Profit margins have risen among private firms, as the cost of conducting space-related activities has declined. The Satellite Communications and Astronautics provides critical services acr...
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Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Advancements in space-related technology are likely to open up new growth opportunities for the Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry over the next five years. Rising investment in space activities is expected to cause industry revenue to grow at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to reach $X.X billion. Profitability across the industry is expected to increase as the cost of manufacturing, launching and operating satellites declines. Australia is expected to become an increasingly important part of the global space supply chain, particularly through the provision of ground station services. Technological advancement The falling cost of launching satellites is expected to open up new opportunities for industry enterp...
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Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry statistics

  • business Number of Businesses: 732
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 12,586

Biggest companies in the Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia industry include Foxtel Group, Telstra Corporation Limited and Bureau of Meteorology.

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What is Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms design, manufacture or operate space equipment and subsystems to provide value through exploring, managing or utilising space. The industry also includes applications of satellite signals and data, such as broadcasting, global navigation and meteorology.

Industry Products and Services

  • Direct-to-home TV
  • Satellite communications
  • Space technology manufacturing
  • Earth observation and ground station infrastructure operation
  • Other

Industry Activities

  • Space equipment design and manufacturing
  • Launch and operation of space craft and satellites
  • Direct-to-home satellite broadcasting
  • Satellite data processing
  • Satellite data provision
  • Ancillary support services for space operations

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry firms design, manufacture or operate space equipment and subsystems to provide value through exploring, managing or utilising space. The industry also includes applications of satellite signals and data, such as broadcasting, global navigation and meteorology.

Main Activities

  • Space equipment design and manufacturing
  • Launch and operation of space craft and satellites
  • Direct-to-home satellite broadcasting
  • Satellite data processing
  • Satellite data provision
  • Ancillary support services for space operations

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Spacecraft and satellite systems are becoming increasingly important to national security. The Department of Defence has invested heavily in space-based i...
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Capital expenditure on defence
Pay-TV density
Private research and development expenditure
Public funding for tertiary education

Current Performance

Space operations and applications
Funding growth
Competitive advantages
Competitive weaknesses
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Growth opportunities
Role of the public sector
 Table: Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Defence in Australia
Telecommunications Services in Australia
Consumers in Australia




Key Selling Industries

Communication Equipment Manufacturing in Australia
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers in Australia





Products & Services

Companies operating in the Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry mostly operate as providers of satellite communications and services, with m...
Government
Telecommunications sector
Commercial clients



Demand Determinants

There are multiple factors that influence demand for the Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry. Demand for satellite services is the largest ...
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Major Markets

Government
Telecommunications sector
Commercial clients




 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The Satellite Communications and Astronautics industry is characterised by a low market share concentration, with the four largest players accounting for ...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Satellite Communications and Astronautics in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Foxtel Group is an Australian pay-TV provider, formed in 1995 through a joint venture between Telstra Corporation Limited and News Corporation, which both...
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Foxtel

 Table: Foxtel - financial performance

Telstra

 Table: Telstra - financial performance

Bureau of Meteorology

 Table: Bureau of Meteorology - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry exhibits a high level of capital intensity, and this level has remained unchanged over the past five years. Industry services typically rely ...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Satellite Communications and Astronautics 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 Satellite Communications and Astronautics 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, %

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

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