The 5G optical networking equipment market is estimated to grow from USD 3.4 billion in 2019 to USD 5.9 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of approximately 10%. The future of the 5G optical networking equipment market creates new opportunities for optical networking equipment manufacturers and players presence across the value chain. The 5G optical networking equipment market is expected to decline in 2020 due to COVID-19 and is expected to recover in 2021. The major growth drivers for this market are need of 5G network due to IoT, and connected vehicles and others.

APAC is the largest along with the fastest growing region in the global 5G optical networking equipment market due to growth of the telecommunication industry. WDM technology is the largest technology for 5G optical network equipment market

5G optical networking equipment market is consolidated and some of the major players in this market include Ericsson, Nokia, ZTE, Ciena, and Huawei and others

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Report Scope:

The scope of the global 5G Optical Networking Equipment market report is as follows:

  • Key Features Description
  • Base Year 2019
  • Trend Period 2018-2019
  • Forecast Period 2020-2025
  • Units Considered Value ( $ Million)

Market Segments By Technology (WDM, PON, and Others), By Product Type (Fronthaul and Backhaul), and Data rate (10G, 100G, 200G, and 400G+)
Regional / Country North America ( US, Canada, and Mexico), Europe (UK, Germany, and Rest of Europe), Asia Pacific (Japan, China, South Korea, India, and Rest of APAC), and RoW

Research Methodology

The report performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, the report analyzed all the leading 5G optical networking equipment manufacturers across the globe. Subsequently, conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the company personnel were enquired about their key products, revenues, manufacturing plant location, and competitors. For this study, the report conducted more than 20 interviews, the same are mentioned below:

  • By company type: Manufacturers (50%), Consumers (25%), Researchers (15%), Independent industry consultant (10%)
  • By geography: North America (25%), Asia (40%), Europe (25%), Rest of the World (15%)
  • By designation: Top level (40%), Operation level (20%), Mid-level (40%)

The report analyzed by technology, data rate, product type, and regional presence of all major 5G optical networking equipment manufacturers across the globe. Market size for global 5G optical networking equipment was calculated by using bottom-up approach as well as top –down approach. Various secondary sources such as secondary sources directories, database, company annual reports, white papers, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied to estimate the market size and growth rate.