Report Scope & Overview:

Very Small Aperture Terminal Market Size was valued at USD 11.52 billion in 2022, expected to reach USD 21.17 billion by 2030, and grow at a CAGR of 7.9% over the forecast period 2023-2030.

Very small Aperture terminal communication terminals are used to transmit and receive text, video, and audio text using Broadband Internet services. Terminals are 1.2 to 2.4 meters wide. They use geostationary satellites in the Ka, Ku, and C bands. There are two types of channels involved in this process which include a fixed station and a moving station. The VSAT network consists of a large channel called the harp and other sites located in remote locations connected to the geostationary satellite. These networks help to detect broadband wireless connections in uninstalled and remote areas that are not covered by wireless networks. There are three types of VSAT transfers that include demand for multiple access points, multi-time distribution , multiple channels per network company / one channel per network company. The VSAT terminal also provides additional services such as data transfer, local area network services and internet access.

VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) Market Revenue Analysis

Growing demand for advanced satellite imagery, rising popularity of high-resolution digital satellite aerial imagery among engineers, developers, and city planners to use the imagery for strategic planning, analysis, and evaluation, increasing adoption of VSAT due to technological advancements and the introduction of remote-sensing technology and image-enhancement equipment are expected to drive the market over the forecast years. The Global Very Small Aperture Terminal Market report offers a comprehensive analysis of the market. The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the market's key segments, trends, drivers, restraints, competitive landscape, and factors.



  • In the maritime industry, there is a greater demand for VSAT systems.

  • VSAT-equipped ships can provide high-speed broadband connections for business activities like ERP and video conferencing, as well as personal communication like email, video calling, and streaming.


  • Connectivity issues at sea

  • While catering to marine applications, maritime platforms face unstable connections, a lack of coverage, lapses in service, and long delays.


  • The number of LEO-HTS constellations is growing.

  • Telecom operators will be able to access previously unavailable networks and expand their reach to remote areas thanks to new low Earth orbit constellations. with flexible 4G and 5G technologies and high bandwidth


  • In the last few years, there has been an increase in cyber security breaches all over the world.

  • The growing use of smart shipping  jeopardizes the integrity and dependability of monitoring systems.


The VSAT market includes major players Gilat Satellite Networks, L3 Harris Technologies, Viasat Inc, Inmarsat Global Limited, and Orbit Communication System. These players have spread their business to various countries including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa and South America. COVID-19 has had an impact on their businesses. Industry experts believe that COVID-19 could affect VSAT production and services by 7-10% worldwide by 2020.

The rapid spread of COVID-19 in Europe, the US and Asia Pacific has led to a sharp decline in demand for VSATs worldwide, with a corresponding decrease in the revenue of various VSAT providers, service providers in all markets due to late delivery, production closures. , fewer workers in production facilities, and limited availability of equipment. As industry experts, the global VSAT demand is expected to fully recover by 2022.

In light of the Item, the market is bifurcated into Fixed Station and Portable Station. The accessibility of remote broadband network because of the use of the two stations will use the market. In light of the Application, the market is bifurcated into the Common and Military. Military applications are anticipated to hold the main CAGR in the projected period because of the utilization of high-goal satellite symbolism in essential preparation, examination, and assessment in military activities. Rough VSAT is the quickest developing portion of the VSAT market, by plan. The development of this fragment can be credited because of expanded use at distant areas and high-risk conditions, for example, oceanic, aeronautics, energy and power, and safeguard areas. There is a requirement for the VSAT framework to be safeguarded remotely from shock perils from outrageous natural and remote circumstances. Sea VSAT is the quickest developing portion of the VSAT market. The development of this portion can be credited because of interest for business ready, and higher information rates in business ships have driven the oceanic VSAT market. Business transport tasks incorporate functional security information, for example, crisis data, information connected with video checking utilizing IP-based CCTV frameworks, and telemetry information. Hughes Organization Framework, Cobham, KVH Enterprises, Intelsat, and Circle Correspondence Framework are significant suppliers of VSAT frameworks for business ships. A cross breed geography is the quickest developing fragment of the VSAT market, by Organization design. The development of this section can be credited because of its high information dependability and high resistance capacity. This geography's most significant benefit is consolidating the qualities of various geographies. For example, network geography has amazing information unwavering quality, and star geography has high resilience capacity, and both these two capacities work at the same time in half breed geography


Viasat Inc, Inmarsat Global Limited, and Orbit Communication System, Gilat Satellite Networks, L3 Harris Technologies, Gigasat, GomSpace, Imtech Marine, Mitsubishi Electric, ND Satcom, Newtec, and other players.


by Design

  • Rugged VSAT

  • Non-rugged VSAT

by Product

  • Fixed Station

  • Mobile Station

by Application

  • Civil

  • Military

by Solution

  • Equipment

  • Support Services

  • Connectivity Services

by Platform

  • Land VSAT

  • Maritime VSAT

  • Airborne VSAT

By End-Use

  • Broadband / Data Networks

  • Voice Communications

  • Private Network Services

  • Broadcast

  • Others

VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) Market Segmentation Analysis


The Global Very small aperture terminal (VSAT) market is divided into four regions: North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World. The Asia Pacific region will hold the largest market share due to the need for satellite broadband communication to obtain accurate and timely information for disaster management in this disaster-prone region. VSAT is also used to manage and analyse risky activities such as mining.


  • North America

    • USA

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • UK

    • France

    • Italy

    • Spain

    • The Netherlands

    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • Japan

    • south Korea

    • China

    • India

    • Australia

    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • The Middle East & Africa

    • Israel

    • UAE

    • South Africa

    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Argentina

    • Rest of Latin America

VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal) Market Report Scope:
Report Attributes Details
Market Size in 2022 US$ 11.52 Billion
Market Size by 2030 US$ 21.17 Billion
CAGR CAGR of 7.9% From 2023 to 2030
Base Year 2022
Forecast Period 2023-2030
Historical Data 2020-2021
Report Scope & Coverage Market Size, Segments Analysis, Competitive  Landscape, Regional Analysis, DROC & SWOT Analysis, Forecast Outlook
Key Segments • By Design (Rugged VSAT, Non-rugged VSAT)
• By Product (Fixed Station, Mobile Station)
• By Application (Civil, Military)
• By Solution (Equipment, Support Services, Connectivity Services)
• By Platform (Land VSAT, Maritime VSAT, Airborne VSAT)
• By End-Use (Broadband / Data Networks, Voice Communications, Private Network Services, Broadcast, Others)
Regional Analysis/Coverage North America (USA, Canada, Mexico), Europe
(Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,
Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, South Korea,
China, India, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), The
Middle East & Africa (Israel, UAE, South Africa,
Rest of Middle East & Africa), Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
Company Profiles Viasat Inc, Inmarsat Global Limited, and Orbit Communication System, Gilat Satellite Networks, L3 Harris Technologies, Gigasat, GomSpace, Imtech Marine, Mitsubishi Electric, ND Satcom, Newtec, and other players.
DRIVERS • In the maritime industry, there is a greater demand for VSAT systems.
• VSAT-equipped ships can provide high-speed broadband connections for business activities like ERP and video conferencing, as well as personal communication like email, video calling, and streaming.
RESTRAINTS • Connectivity issues at sea
• While catering to marine applications, maritime platforms face unstable connections, a lack of coverage, lapses in service, and long delays.

Frequently Asked Questions

Manufacturers/Service providers, Consultants, Association, Research institutes, private and universities libraries, Suppliers, and Distributors of the product. 

While catering to marine applications, maritime platforms face unstable connections, a lack of coverage, lapses in service, and long delays.

The Asia Pacific region will hold the largest market share among other region due to high need.

During the projection period, the maritime VSAT segment is predicted to have the second biggest market share.

According to SNS insiders, the global market size was USD 10.68 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 18.18 billion by 2028.

Table of Content:


1. Introduction

1.1 Market Definition

1.2 Scope

1.3 Research Assumptions


2. Research Methodology


3. Market Dynamics

3.1 Drivers

3.2 Restraints

3.3 Opportunities

3.4 Challenges


4. Impact Analysis

4.1 COVID-19 Impact Analysis

4.2 Impact of Ukraine- Russia war

4.3 Impact of ongoing Recession

4.3.1 Introduction

4.3.2 Impact on major economies US Canada Germany France United Kingdom China Japan South Korea Rest of the World


5. Value Chain Analysis


6. Porter’s 5 forces model


7.  PEST Analysis


8.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by Design

8.1 Rugged VSAT

8.2 Non-rugged VSAT


9.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by Product

9.1 Fixed Station

9.2 Mobile Station


10.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by Application

10.1 Civil

10.2 Military


11.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by Solution

11.1 Equipment

11.2 Support Services

11.3 Connectivity Services


12.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by Platform

12.1 Land VSAT

12.2 Maritime VSAT

12.3 Airborne VSAT


13.Very Small Aperture Terminal Market, by End-Use

13.1 Broadband / Data Networks

13.2 Voice Communications

13.3 Private Network Services

13.4 Broadcast

13.5 Others


14. Regional Analysis

14.1 Introduction

14.2 North America

14.2.1 USA

14.2.2 Canada

14.2.3 Mexico

14.3 Europe

14.3.1 Germany

14.3.2 UK

14.3.3 France

14.3.4 Italy

14.3.5 Spain

14.3.6 The Netherlands

14.3.7 Rest of Europe

14.4 Asia-Pacific

14.4.1 Japan

14.4.2 South Korea

14.4.3 China

14.4.4 India

14.4.5 Australia

14.4.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific

14.5 The Middle East & Africa

14.5.1 Israel

14.5.2 UAE

14.5.3 South Africa

14.5.4 Rest

14.6 Latin America

14.6.1 Brazil

14.6.2 Argentina

14.6.3 Rest of Latin America


15 Company Profiles

15.1 Viasat Inc

15.1.1 Financial

15.1.2 Products/ Services Offered

15.1.3 SWOT Analysis

15.1.4 The SNS view

15.2 Inmarsat Global Limited

15.3 Orbit Communication System

15.4 Gilat Satellite Networks

15.5 L3 Harris Technologies

15.6 Gigasat, GomSpace

15.7 Imtech Marine

15.8 Mitsubishi Electric

15.9 ND Satcom

15.10 Newtec


16. Competitive Landscape

16.1 Competitive Benchmark

16.2 Market Share analysis

16.3 Recent Developments


17. Conclusion

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