Satellites: Market Research Report

Date: January 1, 2012
Pages: 181
US$ 1,995.00
Publisher: Global Industry Analysts, Inc
Report type: Strategic Report
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Satellites: Market Research Report
The global outlook series on the Satellites Industry provides a collection of statistical anecdotes, market briefs, and concise summaries of research findings.

Illustrated with 22 fact-rich market data tables, the report offers a rudimentary overview of the industry and highlights latest trends and demand drivers.

Regional markets briefly abstracted and covered include North America (with particular focus on United States), Europe (the United Kingdom and Russia) Asia-Pacific (China, and India) Latin America and Middle East/Africa.

The report offers a compilation of recent mergers, acquisitions, and strategic corporate developments.

Also included is an indexed, easy-to-refer, fact-finder directory listing the addresses, and contact details of 206 companies worldwide.

Space Technologies: Global Landscape
Global Satellite Industry - A Rudimentary Overview
Global Satellite Services Market: Infrastructure and Consumer Services in Voice, Video and Data Segments
Market Opportunities
Key Challenges
Barriers to Entry
High Capex Requirements
Spectrum Availability
Existing Players Dominate the Market
Receiving Dish Position
Stringent Regulations
Competing Technologies
Bargaining Power of Buyers
Impact of Recession in Retrospect

Table 1. World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Satellite Products & Services by Geographic Segments – North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Including Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed by Annual Revenue (in US$ Billion) for Years 2010 through 2015
Table 2. World 5-Year Perspective for Satellite Products and Services by Geographic Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Annual Revenue for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (Including Japan), Middle East/Africa and Latin America Markets for the Years 2011 & 2015
Table 3. Global Satellite Industry (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Segment

Emerging Markets – Hotspots for Growth for Satellite Industry
Satellite Services Sector to Sustain Growth Momentum

Table 4. Global Satellite Services Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Segment

Consumer Satellite Services Market – A Review of Key Segments

Table 5. Global Consumer Satellite Services Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Segment

Satellite Television Services

Table 6. Global Pay TV Market (2010 & 2016): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Platform

Digital TV Entertainment - A Key Growth Driver
Subscriptions on Wane in Developed Markets
Platforms Roll Out Value-Added Services to Sustain and Attract Subscribers
Platforms Consider Vertical integration and Consolidation to Attain Profitability
Satellite Video Transmission Services to Witness Exponential Increase in Value
Satellite Broadband - Bridging the Digital Divide
Satellite Broadband Services Market Witnessing Growth
Rural Broadband – Gaining Momentum
Factors Driving Demand for Broadband Satellite Systems
Small Businesses – Potential Market Segment for Satellite Broadband Services
Satellite Based IPTV- An Emerging Niche

Table 7. Global Market for IPTV (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Subscribers for US, Canada, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World

Opportunities in Ka-Band Services
Broadband Satellite Multicasting Industry
Fixed Satellite Services – Maintaining Demand Growth

Table 8. Global Fixed Satellite Services Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Application
Table 9. Global Fixed Satellite Services Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Region
Table 10. Global Fixed Satellite Services Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenue by Segment

Satellite Transponders Market to Register Significant Growth
Transponders in Commercial Satellite Services Market
Growing Demand for Bigger Satellites to Push Transponders Market
Transponder Demand Leading to Mushrooming of Satellite Operators
Satellite Cellular Backhaul Propels Market
Booming Global Market for Satellite Transponders

Table 11. Global Satellite Transponder Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Region - North America, Europe, Asia, Middle East/Africa & Latin America
Table 12. Global Satellite Market (2007-2015): Supply of Satellite Transponders Among C-Band, Ku-Band, and Ka-Band – Annual Demand in Number of 36 MHz Transponder Equivalents
Table 13. Global Satellite Market (2007-2015): Annual Demand and Supply of Satellite Transponders in Number of 36 MHz Transponder Equivalents
Table 14. Global Satellite Transponder Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Application – Broadcast, Trunking, Reserve, and Networking

Satellite Capacity Leasing Market to Expand Further
Private Networks Lead Data Market
Mobile Satellite Services – Outlook
Manufacturers of MSS Equipment to Register Growth
Mobile Voice Represents a Small Segment
Mobile Data Gains Traction

Table 15. Global Mobile Satellite Services Market (2008-2016): Broadband Terminals for Applications Over 256 Kbps

Growing Scope of Global Maritime Industry Satellite Services
Satellite Manufacturing - A Review
Role of International Telecommunication Union
Other Noteworthy Trends, Growth Drivers & Issues
Military Satellite Market to Witness Ample Growth across the Globe
Commercial Services Drives Satellites Sector
Commercial Satellite Market Driven by Consumer Satellite Services
Dual-Use Platform to Provide New Opportunities for Satellite Manufacturing Industry
Small Satellites Too Attract Market Opportunities
Backup Satellites and Transponders Offer Viable Alternative Over Standard Insurance
Satellite Telephony: A Declining Market


Satellites – An Introduction
Background and Development
Satellite Services for Non-Military Uses
Common Types of Orbits
Geostationary Orbit (GEO)
Low Earth Orbit (LEO)
Medium Earth Orbit (MEO)
Satellite’s Footprint
Interior of a Satellite
Propulsion Subsystem
Power Subsystem
Communications Subsystem
Structures Subsystem
Thermal Control Subsystem
Attitude Control Subsystem
Telemetry and Command Subsystem
Launch of a Satellite
Importance of EMS for Satellite Transmissions
Frequency Range and Suitable Application Areas of Different Bands
Satellite Applications
An Overview of Applications/Services
Satellite Broadcasts
Satellite Broadband Applications
Satellite-Based Internet Protocol Television (IPTV)
Internet Service Providers
Global Positioning System
Application Areas
Satellite Telecommunications
Space-Based Earth Observation Systems
Major Remote Sensing Instruments and Satellites
Satellite Navigation System
The Galileo System
EGNOS – The Precursor for Galileo
New Transponder Accessing Method
Types of Satellites
Orbit Classifications
Classification Based on Synchronicity
Classification Based on Centricity
Classification Based on Eccentricity
Classification Based on Inclination
Classification Based on Altitude
Special Orbits
False Orbits
Satellite Formations
Formation Types
Countries with Satellite Launch Capabilities
Threat to Satellites
Jamming of Satellites
Other Applications of Satellites






Challenges in Fixed Satellite Services Market in North America
C-Band Continues to Retain its Charm Despite Slowdown
Future Relies on Ka-Band

Table 16. North American Market for Satellite Transponders (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Area of Application - Broadcast, Trunking, Networking and Reserve

North America at the Forefront of HDTV Revolution


Satellite Market Overview
US Satellite Industry Survives Recession Scare
Market Trends
Satellite Broadband Market to Explode
SOHO/Enterprise Markets Promise Lucrative Opportunities for Satellite Broadband Services
iPTV in Rural Areas - A Secured Niche Market for Satellite Operators
Stimulus Financing for Satellite Broadband
Terrestrial Technologies – No Competition to Satellite Broadband Market
Bigger Satellites – Calling the Shots
Radar Market: Returning to Growth
Growing Demand for HDTV
Mobile Satellite Market to Grow Rapidly
Military Investment in New Space Programs
Risk Elements for US Commercial Remote Sensing Satellite Companies


Escalating Mobile Satellite TV Market

Table 17. Mobile Satellite TV Market (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Number of Customers by Region-France, Germany Italy, UK, Spain and Rest of Europe

C-Band and Ku-Band Application in Telephony Declining

Table 18. Satellite Transponders Market in Europe (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Demand by Area of Application- Broadcast, Trunking, Reserve, and Networking


Space Industry
UK's Satellite Broadband Services Market
Satellite Broadband
Satellite Broadband Offerings
Ka-band Capacity Demand in UK
Export Markets


Russia Witnesses Increase in Satellite TV Subscribers


Asian Satellite Industry Performs Well Despite the Recent Economic Slump
Mixed Opportunity for Satellite Mobile TV
Communication Satellites Over Asia-Pacific
Communication Satellites Over Asia-Pacific by Frequency
Digital Divide Mars Asia-Pacific Market
Transponders: Demand and Supply

Table 19. Asia-Pacific Satellite Transponders Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Area of Application - Broadcast, Trunking, Reserve, and Networking

Overcapacity: A Major Issue
Government: A Major Player
Satellite Broadband Market Facing Hurdles in Japan and South Korea


Satellite Market Set to Grow
Emerging as a Major Satellite Launch Market
Satellite Set-Top Box Market


Indian Satellite Market to Witness Meteoric Growth
Satellite Capacity Set to Grow
Transponder Capacity Additions on Cards
Foray into Satellite Launch Market
Expanding Satellite Market
Factors Driving Growth of Direct-To-Home Industry

Table 20. Indian DTH Market (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Leading Players


Satellite Service Sector Witnessing Rapid Growth
Favorable Conditions for Satellite Services
Outlook for Transponders

Table 21. Satellite Transponders Market in Latin America (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Area of Application - Broadcast, Trunking, Reserve, and Networking

Competitive Overview
Satellite Services Revenues


Overview of Commercial Satellite Transponder Market

Table 22. Middle East and Africa Satellite Transponders Market in (2011): Percentage Market Share Breakdown by Area of Application - Broadcast, Trunking, Reserve, and Networking

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