Optical Fiber Cables Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, optical fiber cables production declined dramatically to $ in estimated in export prices. Overall, production recorded a abrupt decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2018 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production reached the peak level at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The value of the optical fiber cables market in Germany reached $ in , picking up by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption, however, saw a mild contraction. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2018 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.