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The Global Body Armor and Personal Protection Market 2014-2024

Published: Dec-2014 | Format: PDF | Strategic Defence Intelligence | Number of pages: 156 | Code: MRS - 1775

The Global Body Armor and Personal Protection Market 2014-2024 report, published by Strategic Defence Intelligence, provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast global industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key news.

Key Findings

The global body armor and personal protection market is expected to be worth US$3.8 billion in 2014 and to increase to US$5.3 billion by 2024, representing a CAGR of 3.18% during the forecast period.
The expenditure on body armor and personal protection equipment is expected to be driven by soldier modernization programs, internal security threats, such as terrorism and organized crime, police modernization programs and a general shortage of body armor among several others.  
In terms of segments, protective clothing and headgear is expected to account for 29% and 27% respectively in the global body armor and personal protection market, followed by soft armor and hard armor.

Synopsis

  • This report offers detailed analysis of the global body armor and personal protection market with market size forecasts covering the next ten years. This report will also analyze factors that influence demand for the global body armor and personal protection market, key market trends, and challenges faced by industry participants. In particular, it provides an in-depth analysis of the following: 
  • Global body armor and personal protection market size and drivers: detailed analysis of the global body armor and personal protection market during 2014-2024, including highlights of the demand drivers and growth stimulators for body armor and personal protection. It also provides a snapshot of the spending and modernization patterns of different regions around the world 
  • Recent developments and industry challenges: insights into technological developments in the global body armor and personal protection market and a detailed analysis of the changing preferences of global body armor and personal protection market departments around the world. It also provides trends of the changing industry structure and the challenges faced by the industry participants 
  • SWOT analysis of global body armor and personal protection market: analysis of the industry characteristics by determining the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats faced by the global body armor and personal protection industry.
  • Global body armor and personal protection market country analysis: analysis of the key markets in each region, providing an analysis of the key segments of the global body armor and personal protection market industry expected to be in demand in each region
  • Major programs: details of the key programs in each segment, which are expected to be executed during the forecast period 
  • Competitive landscape and strategic insights: analysis of the competitive landscape of the global body armor and personal protection market. It provides an overview of key players, together with insights such as key alliances, strategic initiatives, and a brief financial analysis


Reasons To Buy

  • This report will give the user confidence to make the correct business decisions based on a detailed analysis of the global body armor and personal protection market, and to identify emerging and declining markets over the next ten years.
  • This report will give the user a thorough fact based analysis, with information about the demand for various global body armor and personal protection segments in each of the top ten countries, and the underlying factors that are driving demand.
  • The analysts have placed a significant emphasis on the major industries that are driving the global body armor and personal protection market which will provide the user with a clear picture about future opportunities that can be tapped, resulting in revenue expansion.
  • The major programs section will inform the user about programs being undertaken within the global body armor and personal protection departments in different segments of the market
  • Detailed profiles of the top global body armor and personal protection providers around the world with information about their products, alliances, recent contract wins, and financial analysis wherever available. This will provide the user with a total competitive landscape of the sector.
  • A deep qualitative analysis of the global body armor and personal protection sector covering sections including demand drivers, SWOT, industry trends, latest technological developments, among others.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction

1.1 What is this Report About?
1.2 Definitions
1.3 Summary Methodology
1.4 About Strategic Defence Intelligence

2 Executive Summary

3 Global Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Size and Drivers

3.1 Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
3.1.1 Global body armor and personal protection market to show positive growth during the forecast period
3.2 Global Body Armor and Personal Protection Market – Regional Analysis
3.2.1 North America dominates the global body armor and personal protection market
3.2.2 Demand for protective clothing, soft armor and protective head gear in the US to support the global body armor and personal protection market
3.2.3 Body armor and personal protection market is expected to register robust growth in the Asia-Pacific region
3.2.4 Europe is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.86% in the body armor and personal protection market
3.2.5 The body armor and personal protection market in the Middle East to increase at a CAGR of 7.66%
3.2.6 Brazil is expected to be the highest spender in the body armor and personal protection sector in the Latin American region
3.2.7 Markets in Africa expected to increase over the forecast period
3.3 Body Armor and Personal Protection Sub-Sector Market Size Composition
3.3.1 Clothing segment to account for 29% of body armor and personal protection market
3.3.2 Market size of protective headgear segment expected to rise at a CAGR of 3.66% during the forecast period
3.3.3 The soft armor segment is expected to grow at an anticipated CAGR of 3.43% during the forecast period
3.3.4 Hard armor expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.52% during the forecast period
3.3.5 Market for boots to grow at a CAGR of 6.38% over the forecast period
3.4 Demand Drivers and Growth Stimulators
3.4.1 Shortage of body armors driving the market
3.4.2 Technological innovations driving the body armor and personal protection market
3.4.3 Soldier modernization programs driving procurement of enhanced body armor
3.5 Defense Budget Spending Review
3.5.1 North American defense expenditure projected to increase marginally during the forecast period
3.5.2 Asian defense budgets expected to increase at a robust pace
3.5.3 European capital expenditure expected to increase during the forecast period
3.5.4 Defense budgets of Middle Eastern countries likely to increase during the forecast period
3.5.5 Modernization programs likely to drive defense expenditure in South American countries
3.5.6 Military budgets of African countries expected to increase during the forecast period
3.6 Defense Modernization Review
3.6.1 Spending on body armor and personal protection to continue despite economic recession and budget cuts in Europe
3.6.2 Defense budgets of Asian countries are likely to be driven by competitive arms acquisitions
3.6.3 North American body armor procurement plans not affected by sequestration
3.6.4 Need to replace aging equipment driving South American defense expenditure
3.6.5 Security threats increasing the defense budget of African countries
3.6.6 Demand for body armor is likely to increase in the Middle East

4 Industry Trends, Recent Developments and Challenges
4.1 Technological Developments
4.1.1 Countries are investing in developing next generation combat helmets
4.1.2 Liquid armor technology to provide lighter and better protection
4.1.3 Cosworth introduces a soldier worn electronics demonstrator
4.1.4 Double sided combat uniforms to enhance soldier survivability
4.1.5 Fabric being developed to protect against cut wounds
4.2 Market Trends
4.2.1 The US Army developing better body armors for women troops
4.2.2 Countries investing significantly to make body armor and personal protection equipment lighter
4.2.3 Homeland security departments increasing spending on personnel protection
4.3 Industry Consolidation
4.3.1 Joint programs expected to increase over the forecast period
4.3.2 Companies are expected to consolidate in the face of global defense budget cuts
4.4 Key Challenges
4.4.1 Reducing the burden of soldiers poses a key challenge for body armor market
4.4.2 Body armor for women still in its nascent stage

5 SWOT Analysis of the Body Armor and Personal Protection Market
5.1 Strengths
5.1.1 The global focus on solider protection and rise in asymmetrical warfare resulting in recurring demand for various protection systems
5.1.2 Evolution in related technology driving demand for advanced systems
5.1.3 Increased adoption in homeland security
5.2 Weaknesses
5.2.1 Weight of equipment decreasing mobility
5.2.2 High unit costs of individual protection equipment
5.3 Opportunities
5.3.1 Increasing focus on body armor weight reduction presents opportunities for OEMs manufacturing lighter products
5.3.2 Soldier Modernization programs fuelling demand for body armor and personal protection equipment
5.4 Threats
5.4.1 US and European economic crisis
5.4.2 Shrinking military expenditure to impact demand for advanced technology body armor and personal protection equipment

6 Country Analysis – Body Armor and Personal Protection Market
6.1 United States Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.1.1 Protective clothing segment expected to account for the largest share of US body armor and personal protection market
6.1.2 Spending on protective headgear expected to increase during the forecast period
6.1.3 Soft armor equipment is expected to account for the third largest share of the US body armor and personal protection market
6.2 Russia Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.2.1 Protective headgear segment expected to lead the Russian body armor and personal protection market
6.2.2 Soft armor segment expected to register a CAGR of 6.48% during the forecast period
6.2.3 Expenditure on hard armor to be robust during the forecast period
6.3 The United Kingdom Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.3.1 Hard armor market to register robust growth during the forecast period
6.3.2 Protective clothing market in the UK to increase during the forecast period
6.4 France Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.4.1 Protective headgear segment expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.62% during the forecast period
6.4.2 Protective clothing to constitute 25% of French body armor and personal protection market
6.4.3 Soft armor segment expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.24% over the forecast period
6.4.4 Hard armor segment expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.56% during the forecast period
6.5 China Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.5.1 Protective headgear expected to constitute the largest market share in China
6.5.2 China’s expenditure on hard armor to account for the second highest proportion of expenditure
6.5.3 Soft armor segment is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 8.01% during the forecast period
6.6 Indian Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.6.1 Spending on protective headgear expected to reach US$109 million by 2024
6.6.2 Hard armor equipment expected to account for the second largest share of Indian body armor and personal protection market
6.6.3 Soft armor segment is expected to constitute the third largest market share in India
6.7 Australia Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.7.1 Spending on protective headgear expected to be US$1.1 billion during the forecast period
6.7.2 Soft armor segment expected to register a CAGR of 4.66% during the forecast period
6.7.3 Hard armor to grow at a CAGR of 7.94% during the forecast period
6.8 Israel Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.8.1 Soft armor segment expected to lead the Israeli body armor and personal protection market
6.8.2 Protective headgear market in Israel to increase during the forecast period
6.9 Saudi Arabia Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.9.1 Saudi Arabia’s expenditure on protective headgear segment to increase at a CAGR of 2.18%
6.10 Brazil Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.10.1 Hard armor to account for the highest proportion of expenditure by Brazil on body armor and personal protection
6.10.2 Soft armor accounts for second largest share of Brazilian spending on body armor and personal protection
6.11 South Africa Market Size and Forecast 2014–2024
6.11.1 Protective headgear to account for the highest proportion of expenditure by South Africa on body armor and personal protection

7 Major Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
7.1 Hard Armor
7.1.1 UK - Future Infantry Soldier Technology (FIST) program
7.1.2 Australia - Land 125
7.1.3 India - FINSAS
7.2 Soft Armor
7.2.1 US - Warrior Web Program
7.2.2 India - Modular Bullet Proof Vests Procurement
7.3 Protective Headgear
7.3.1 US - Lightweight, Advanced Combat Helmet (LW ACH)
7.3.2 US - Enhanced Combat Helmets and associated spare parts program
7.4 Clothing
7.4.1 US - Operational Camouflage Pattern (OCP) Uniform
7.4.2 France – FELIN Infantry Combat Suite – Clothing
7.5 Boots
7.5.1 US – Procurement of temperate and hot weather Boots
7.5.2 US – Procurement of Rugged All- Terrain Boots

8 Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights
8.1 Competitive Landscape overview
8.1.1 Ceradyne Inc.: Overview
8.1.2 Ceradyne Inc.: Products and Services
8.1.3 Ceradyne Inc.: Alliances
8.1.4 Ceradyne Inc.: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.5 Combat Clothing Australia: Overview
8.1.6 Combat Clothing Australia: Products and Services
8.1.7 Combat Clothing Australia: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.8 ArmorSource: Overview
8.1.9 ArmorSource: Products and Services
8.1.10 ArmorSource: Alliances
8.1.11 ArmorSource: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.12 BAE Systems: Overview
8.1.13 BAE Systems: Products and Services
8.1.14 BAE Systems: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.15 BAE Systems: Financial Analysis
8.1.16 Honeywell: Overview
8.1.17 Honeywell: Products and Services
8.1.18 Honeywell: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.19 Honeywell: Financial Analysis
8.1.20 Survitec Group Limited: Overview
8.1.21 Survitec Group Limited: Products and Services
8.1.22 Survitec Group Limited: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.23 Plasan Sasa Composite Materials: Overview
8.1.24 Plasan Sasa Composite Materials: Products and Services
8.1.25 Plasan Sasa Composite Materials: Recent Announcements and Strategic Initiatives
8.1.26 Plasan Sasa Composite Materials: Alliances
8.1.27 Anjani Technoplast: Overview
8.1.28 Anjani Technoplast: Products and Services
8.1.29 Anjani Technoplast: Recent Announcements and Strategic Initiatives
8.1.30 Anjani Technoplast: Alliances
8.1.31 M Cubed Technologies: Overview
8.1.32 M Cubed Technologies: Products and Services
8.1.33 M Cubed Technologies: Recent Announcements and Strategic Initiatives
8.1.34 M Cubed Technologies: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.35 Sarkar Defence Solutions: Overview
8.1.36 Sarkar Defence Solutions: Products and Services
8.1.37 Sarkar Defence Solutions: Alliances
8.1.38 Sarkar Defence Solutions Limited: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.39 Point Blank Body Armor Inc: Overview
8.1.40 Point Blank Body Armor Inc.: Products and Services
8.1.41 Point Blank Body Armor Inc: Recent Announcements and Strategic Initiatives
8.1.42 Point Blank Body Armor Inc: Alliances
8.1.43 Point Blank Body Armor Inc: Recent Contract Wins
8.1.44 Bates Footwear, Inc.: Overview
8.1.45 Bates Footwear, Inc.: Products and Services
8.1.46 Bates Footwear, Inc.: Recent Announcements and Strategic Initiatives
8.1.47 Bates Footwear, Inc.: Alliances
8.1.48 Bates Footwear, Inc.: Recent Contract Wins

9 Appendix
9.1 Methodology
9.2 About SDI
9.3 Disclaimer

List of Tables

Table 1: Global Body Armor And Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 2: Global Body Armor And Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 3: SWOT Analysis of the Body Armor and Personal Protection market
Table 4: Leading Body Armor And Personal Protection Markets and Top Three Segments
Table 5: US Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 6: Key Body Armor and Personal Protection programs
Table 7: Russian Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 8: Major Russian Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 9: UK Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 10: Major UK Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 11: French Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 12: Major French Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 13: Chinese Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 14: Indian Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 15: Key Indian Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 16: Australian Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 17: Key Australian Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 18: Israeli Body Armor and Personal Protection - Market Overview
Table 19: Major Israeli Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 20: Saudi Arabian Body Armor Market Overview
Table 21: Brazilian Body armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 22: Key Brazilian Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 23: South African Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Overview
Table 24: Key South African Body Armor and Personal Protection Programs
Table 25: Program Details – FIST program
Table 26: Program Details – Land 125
Table 27: Program Details – F-INSAS
Table 28: Program Details – Modular Bullet Proof Vests
Table 29: Program Details – Lightweight, Advanced Combat Helmet (LW ACH)
Table 30: Program Details – Enhanced combat helmet program
Table 31: Program Details – Uniform Integrated Protection Ensemble Program
Table 32: Program Details – FELIN Infantry Combat Suite – Clothing program
Table 33: Program Details – Procurement of Temperate and Hot Weather Boots
Table 34: Program Details – Procurement of Rugged All-Terrain Boots
Table 35: Ceradyne Inc. – Alliances
Table 36: Ceradyne Inc. – Recent Contract Wins
Table 37: Combat Clothing Australia – Recent Contract Wins
Table 38: ArmorSource: – Alliances
Table 39: ArmorSource: – Recent Contract Wins
Table 40: BAE Systems – Recent Contract Wins
Table 41: Honeywell – Recent Contract Wins
Table 42: Survitec Group Limited – Recent Contract Wins
Table 43: Plasan Sasa Composite Materials – Alliances
Table 44: Anjani Technoplast – Alliances
Table 45: M Cubed Technologies – Recent Contract Wins
Table 46: Sarkar Defence Solutions – Alliances
Table 47: Sarkar Defence Solutions – Recent Contract Wins
Table 48: Protective Products Enterprises – Alliances
Table 49: Point Blank Body Armor Inc – Recent Contract Wins
Table 50: Protective Products Enterprises – Alliances
Table 51: Bates Footwear, Inc. – Recent Contract Wins

List of Figures


Figure 1: Global Body Armor and Personal Protection Market (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 2: Body Armor And Personal Protection Market Breakdown by Region (%), 2014–2024
Figure 3: North American Body Armor And Personal Protection Market (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 4: Asia-Pacific Body Armor and Personal Protection Market (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 5: European Body Armor and  Personal Protection Market (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 6: Middle East Body Armor and Personal Protection Market (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 7: Latin American Body Armor And Personal Protection Market (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 8: African Body Armor and Personal Protection Market (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 9: Body Armor And Personal Protection Market Breakdown by Segment (%), 2014–2024
Figure 10: Clothing Market Size (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 11: Protective Headgear Market Size (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 12: Soft Armor Market Size (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 13: Hard Armor Market Size (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 14: Boots Market Size (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 15: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top North American Defense Spenders (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 16: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top Three  Asian Defense Spenders (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 17: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top Three European Defense Spenders (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 18: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top Three Middle Eastern Defense Spenders (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 19: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top Three South American Defense Spenders (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 20: Defense Capital Expenditure of Top Three  African Countries (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 21: Body Armor And Personal Protection Market in the US (US$ Billion), 2014–2024
Figure 22: Body Armor And Personal Protection Market Split By Category in the US (%), 2014–2024
Figure 23: Protective Clothing  Market Size in the US (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 24: Protective Headgear Market Size in the US (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 25: Soft Armor Market Size in the US (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 26: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in Russia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 27: Russian Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector (%), 2014–2024
Figure 28: Protective Headgear Market Size in Russia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 29: Soft Armor Market Size in Russia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 30: Hard Armor Market Size in Russia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 31: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in the UK (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 32: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in UK (%), 2014–2024
Figure 33: Hard Armor Market Size in the UK (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 34: Clothing Market Size in the UK (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 35: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in France (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 36: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in France (%), 2014–2024
Figure 37: Protective Headgear Market Size in France (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 38: Clothing Market Size in France (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 39: Soft Armor Market Size in France (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 40: Hard Armor Market Size in France (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 41: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in China (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 42: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split By Category in China (%), 2014–2024
Figure 43: Protective Headgear Market Size in China (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 44: Hard Armor Market Size in China (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 45:Soft Armor Market Size in China (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 46: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in India (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 47: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in India (%), 2014–2024
Figure 48: Protective Headgear Market Size in India (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 49: Hard Armor Market Size in India (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 50: Soft Armor Market Size in India (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 51: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in Australia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 52: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in Australia (%), 2014–2024
Figure 53: Protective Headgear Market Size in Australia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 54: Soft Armor Market Size in Australia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 55: Hard Armor Market Size in Australia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 56: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in Israel (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 57: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in Israel (%), 2014–2024
Figure 58: Soft Armor Market Size in Israel (US$ Million), 2014-2024
Figure 59: Protective Headgear Market Size in Israel (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 60: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in Saudi Arabia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 61: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in Saudi Arabia (%), 2014–2024
Figure 62: Protective Headgear Market Size in Saudi Arabia (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 63: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in Brazil (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 64: Body armor and Personal Protection Market Split By Category in Brazil (%), 2014–2024
Figure 65: Hard Armor Market Size in Brazil (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 66: Soft Armor Market Size in Brazil (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 67: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market in South Africa (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 68: Body Armor and Personal Protection Market Split by Sector in South Africa (%), 2014–2024
Figure 69: Protective Headgear Market Size in South Africa (US$ Million), 2014–2024
Figure 70: BAE Systems – Revenue Trend Analysis (US$ Billion), 2009–2013
Figure 71: BAE Systems – Operating Profit (US$ Billion), 2009–2013
Figure 72:  BAE Systems – Net Profit Trend Analysis (US$ Million), 2009–2013
Figure 73: Honeywell – Revenue Trend Analysis (US$ Billion), 2009–2013
Figure 74: Honeywell – Operating Profit (US$ Million), 2009–2013
Figure 75:  Honeywell – Net Profit Trend Analysis (US$ Million), 2009–2013

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