Optical Fiber Cable Market Overview in the Czech Republic
In value terms, optical fiber cable production declined to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production continues to indicate a slight decline. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2017 when the production volume increased by % y-o-y. Over the period under review, production hit record highs at $ in 2013; however, from 2014 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The size of the optical fiber cable market in the Czech Republic stood at $ 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). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the period from 2007 to ; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2008 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to , consumption remained at a lower figure.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of the volume of consumption of optical fiber cables stood at +%.
In value terms, the most traded types of optical fiber cables and bundles in the Czech Republic were optical fiber bundles and cables ($) and optical fiber cables ($).
Optical fiber cables saw the highest growth rate of market size, among the main consumed products over the period under review.