Interceptor Missiles Market, by Surface (Surface to Air, Water to Air), Range (Short Range, Medium R

Published Date: April 2020 | Report Code : AD2062002


Interceptor Missiles Market, by Surface (Surface to Air, Water to Air), Range (Short Range, Medium Range, Long Range), by Component (Infrared , GPS, Inertial Navigation System, Radar Homing, Semi-Active Lasers, Others), and by By Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South America) – Market Size & Forecasting to 2028

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Report Code : AD2062002

Status : Published April 2020

The global interceptor missiles market size was valued at USD 5.12 billion in 2019 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 5.6% during the forecast period. Interceptor missiles is defined as an anti-ballistic missile (ABM) surface-to-air missile which is designed to counter ballistic missiles like intermediate range and intercontinental ballistic missiles. This was developed to intercept short-range ballistic missiles, large caliber rockets and cruise missiles.  

Increase in defense budget allocation, introduction of new defense budgets coupled with dynamic changes in investment trends are the primary factors propelling the growth of global interceptor missiles market during the forecast period. Furthermore, requirement of high investment on R&D, limited client base, and extreme involvement of government bodies are some of the major constraints on interceptor missiles market growth.

Interceptor missiles is technologically advanced and is a remunerative business which comprises of lucrative business opportunities with technological novelties. This market requires regular upgradation and innovations in its product design. Therefore, the effect of this factor on interceptor missiles market is expected to increase soon and gain a substantial momentum in its growth.

Key Factors Impacting the Growth of Interceptor Missiles Market:

  • Technological advancements
  • Increasing threat of cross boarder terrorism and conflicts
  • Limitations from different countries for the technical know-how to develop BMDS.

The interceptor missiles market segmentation is based on Surfaces, Range, End users, and region. Main aim of interceptor missile is to eliminate the threat by running into it or kinetically. 

Surface Outlook:

As per the current market scenario, the surface to air segment has covered the largest interceptor missiles market share and is projected to register a higher CAGR during the forecast period.  Surface to air segment accounts for the highest market share owing to the increase in sales and deployment of missile defense systems by the US and Russia in homeland and other countries.      

Range Outlook:

The Range for the generation of revenues in the global interceptor missiles market is Short Range, Medium Range, and Low Range. The Short-Range segment is predicted to account for the largest share in interceptor missiles market. This is due to the growing adoption of short and medium range interceptor missile for protection of coastal areas of the Latin American market.

Component Outlook:

Based on Component, the interceptor missiles market has been segmented into Infrared, GPS, Inertial Navigation System, Radar Homing, Semi-Active Lasers, and others.  In 2018, the GPS segment accounted for the largest share in the interceptor missiles market as this system is based on a satellite navigation system which comprises of nearly 24 orbiting satellites.

Regional Outlook:

Based on the region, the global interceptor missiles market has been segmented by North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, & Rest of the World. In terms of revenue, North America holds a dominant position in the global interceptor missiles market. The region's dominance is attributable to favorable government policies. Furthermore, Asia Pacific is estimated to project the fastest growth rate in the global interceptor missiles market during the forecast period. This growth can be accredited to several factors, such as increase in government efforts to develop indigenous manufacturing capabilities to cater to the defense sector. The growing investment by industry players through the development of new manufacturing units in the region and rising expenditure also contribute to market growth in the Asia Pacific.

The report analyzes factors affecting the interceptor missiles market from both demand and supply side and further analyses market dynamics affecting the market during the forecast year such as driver, restrain, opportunities and future trends. The report also provides comprehensive Porter’s model analysis on the interceptor missiles market for all six regions namely; North America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East and the Rest of the world.

Competitive Landscape

The interceptor missiles is a concentrated market. It comprises of many manufacturers and varied product range. Major companies are investing in research and development. Key market players are also adopting inorganic development strategies like as acquisition of local brands. Similarly, other business models such as joint venture and market entry strategies are helping prominent vendors to make their presence felt in the interceptor missiles market and increase their product portfolio. The key leading players in the market include Leonardo S.p.A, Kongsberg, Northrop Grumman Corporation, General Dynamics Corporation, Saab AB, Raytheon Company, BAE Systems, Elbit Systems Ltd., Lockheed Martin Corporation, Thales Group, Aerojet Rocketdyne, Israel Aerospace Industries, and others.

This report also includes the profiles of key interceptor missiles market companies along with their SWOT analysis and market strategies. In addition, these competitive landscapes provide a detailed description of each company including future capacities, key mergers & acquisitions, financial overview, partnerships, collaborations, new product launch, new product developments, and other latest industrial developments.

Key Developments in Interceptor Missiles Market:

  • In September 2018, a two-layer ballistic missile defense system through Prithvi Defense Vehicle (PDV) was successfully tested in India.

What Does This Report Provide?

This report provides a detailed understanding of the global interceptor missiles market from qualitative and quantitative perspectives during the forecast period. The report also provides dynamic indicators with potential impact on the market during the forecast period and an in-depth analysis of the leading companies operating in the market.

Market Segmentation:

By Surface

  • Surface to Air
  • Water to Air

By Range

  • Short Range
  • Medium Range
  • Long Range

By Component

  • Infrared
  • GPS
  • Inertial Navigation System
  • Radar Homing
  • Semi-Active Lasers
  • Others

By Region:

  • North America
    • By Country (US, Canada, Mexico)
    • By Surface
    • By Range
    • By Component
  • Western Europe
    • By Country (Germany, Russia, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of Western Europe)
    • By Surface
    • By Range
    • By Component
  • Asia Pacific
    • By Country (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Rest of Asia Pacific)
    • By Surface
    • By Range
    • By Component
  • Middle East & Africa
    • By Country (UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, South Africa, Rest of Middle East & Africa)
    • By Surface
    • By Range
    • By Component
  • South America
    • By Country (Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Rest of South America)
    • By Surface
    • By Range
    • By Component

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