Ammunition Market By Type (Small Caliber, Medium Caliber, Large Caliber, Mortar Gun, Artillery Gun), End User (Civilian User, Military User), Industry Trends, Estimation & Forecast, 2017 - 2025

January 2019

 ERC 2532


Ammunition Market is expected to grow with a CAGR of XX% during the forecast period of 2018 to 2025.

Over past few years, numerous terrorist attacks have been witnessed by the world, which are increasing the safety concerns among the common masses. The developing nations have encountered several terrorist attacks in the recent past, and developed regions such as Europe and North America are becoming prime target of the terrorists in the current scenario. Europe is facing persistent threat of ISIS or ISIL. The terrorist attacks conducted in Paris and Brussels, in 2015 and 2016 respectively are significant examples of ISIS intrusions in Europe. Moreover, according to the Global Terrorism Index, ISIS has been considered to be the deadliest terrorist group. The global ammunition market is projected to grow with asignificant growth rate in the upcoming years.

Ammunition Market Determinants

An upsurge in the terrorist attacks in developed regions and advance transformation programs by military forces are key factors fueling the growth of ammunitions market across the globe. For instance, the research conducted by the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), the number of terrorist activities in Australian soil during 2014-2015 was much higher than the cumulative number over the 15 preceding years. Additionally, increasing use of guns for personal safety, shooting sports, geopolitical tensions, territorial conflicts, and political unrest is supposed to boost the market growth. Implementation of stringent gun control legislations and differences in legal, and political regulations are affecting ammunition procurement, which might hinder the growth of the market. Stockpiling of ammunition and reduced weight of ammunition would provide lucrative opportunities for the market.

Segment Analysis

Global ammunition market is segmented on the basis of type, by end user, and by region. By type the market is further segmented as small caliber, medium caliber, large caliber, mortar gun, and artillery gun. By end user, the market is bifurcated into civilian and military user. Geographically, the global ammunition market is segmented as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World. Asia pacific is one of the prominent segments experiencing severe political unrest and border issues within developing nations.
Global ammunition industry has witnessed a substantial number of mergers and acquisitions by market leaders to improve their position within the market. The market represents a fragmented nature with presence of numerous vendors across Europe and North America. For instance, in 2012, BAE systems partnered with General Dynamics Ordnance and tactical systems to manufacture 81mm Roll Controlled Guided Mortar.
Top players of the market are CBC, ADI Limited, Alliant Techsystems, BAE Systems, Denel SOC Ltd., General Dynamics Corporation, Nammo As, Nexter, Olin Corporation, and Orbital ATK Inc.

Ammunition Market Segmentation

By Type
• Small Caliber
• Medium Caliber
• Large Caliber
• Mortar Gun
• Artillery Gun

By End User
• Civilian User
• Military User

Ammunition Market By Geography
• North America
• Europe
• Rest of the World

Key Market Players

• ADI Limited
• Alliant Techsystems
• BAE Systems
• Denel SOC Ltd.
• General Dynamics Corporation
• Nammo As
• Nexter
• Olin Corporation
• Orbital ATK Inc.

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