Defense Spending in the United States
Defense Spending in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
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Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States defense spending market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.
- What was the size of the United States defense spending market by value in 2016?
- What will be the size of the United States defense spending market in 2021?
- What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States defense spending market?
- How has the market performed over the last five years?
- What are the main segments that make up the United States' defense spending market?
Defense spending covers capital items, military personnel, government defense agencies, and related expenditure on defense and peacekeeping. The defense market is segmented to include expenditure on the army, navy, air force, and others. Volume is measured as the active serving personnel in the national army, air force, navy (including marines and coast guard) and other elements of the service, such as Joint Staff. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2015 annual average exchange rates.
The US defense spending market is forecast to generate total budget allocation of $617.6bn in 2016, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -2.5% between 2012 and 2016.
Market consumption volume is forecast to decline with a CARC of -2% between 2012-2016, to reach a total of 1,374.9 thousand personnel in 2016.
The performance of the market is forecast to accelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 0.6% for the five-year period 2016 - 2021, which is expected to drive the market to a value of $638.0bn by the end of 2021.
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The Boeing Company
General Dynamics Corporation
Lockheed Martin Corporation
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Figure 1: United States defense spending market value: $ billion, 2012-16(e)
Figure 2: United States defense spending market volume: thousand personnel, 2012-16(e)
Figure 3: United States defense spending market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 4: United States defense spending market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016(e)
Figure 5: United States defense spending market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 6: United States defense spending market volume forecast: thousand personnel, 2016-21
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the defense spending market in the United States, 2016
Figure 13: The Boeing Company: revenues and profitability
Figure 14: The Boeing Company: assets and liabilities
Figure 15: General Dynamics Corporation: revenues and profitability
Figure 16: General Dynamics Corporation: assets and liabilities
Figure 17: Lockheed Martin Corporation: revenues and profitability
Figure 18: Lockheed Martin Corporation: assets and liabilities
Figure 19: Raytheon Company: revenues and profitability
Figure 20: Raytheon Company: assets and liabilities
Secondary Research Information is collected from a number of publicly available as well as paid databases. Public sources involve publications by different associations and governments, annual reports and statements of companies, white papers and research publications by recognized industry experts and renowned academia etc. Paid data sources include third party authentic industry databases.
Once data collection is done through secondary research, primary interviews are conducted with different stakeholders across the value chain like manufacturers, distributors, ingredient/input suppliers, end customers and other key opinion leaders of the industry. Primary research is used both to validate the data points obtained from secondary research and to fill in the data gaps after secondary research.
The market engineering phase involves analyzing the data collected, market breakdown and forecasting. Macroeconomic indicators and bottom-up and top-down approaches are used to arrive at a complete set of data points that give way to valuable qualitative and quantitative insights. Each data point is verified by the process of data triangulation to validate the numbers and arrive at close estimates.
The market engineered data is verified and validated by a number of experts, both in-house and external.
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