Optical Fiber Cable Market Overview in Portugal
In value terms, optical fiber cable production declined slightly to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production showed a noticeable downturn. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2018 when the production volume increased by % year-to-year. Optical fiber cable production peaked at $ in 2010; however, from 2011 to , production remained at a lower figure.
The value of the optical fiber cable market in Portugal skyrocketed to $ in , jumping 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 posted buoyant growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2017 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market hit record highs in and is expected to retain growth in years to come.
From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of the volume of consumption of optical fiber cables stood at +%.
In value terms, optical fiber cables ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was occupied by optical fiber bundles and cables ($).
From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of the market volume of optical fiber cables stood at +%.