Global Body Armor (UHMWPE, Steel, Composite Ceramic, Aramid and Others) Market 2017-2025 - Market is Estimated to Hit US$ 8.5 Billion - Research and Markets

The "Global Body Armor Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2017 to 2025" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

The global body armor market is estimated to hit US$ 8.5 Bn by 2025.

Body armors have been an important part of the defense system and its utility cannot be overlooked considering that it often acts as a life savior. The development of body armors have a come a long way in the manner, when earlier it just acted as a shield against not lethal weapons. Today, body armor not only provide protection from lethal weapons but also are technologically advanced and lightweight. The life savior tag associated with body armors makes them highly popular across the defense and law enforcement sectors.

The overall body armor market is primarily driven by the ongoing soldier modernization programs implemented across various countries. Soldier safety is one of the top most priorities for the defense agencies of any country. In this regard, these agencies are in no manner willing to compromise on the safety of their soldiers. This has emerged as a major factor contributing to the body armor market growth. Moreover, even the law enforcement bodies are in the constant need to upgrade the safety of their police forces, as a result of increasing instances of riots and violence across various countries. In addition, the growing threat of terrorism too has led to increased adoption of body armors.

North America, on account of its various survivability-based soldier modernization programs, is the most important market for body armors. Moreover, the huge size of the U.S. army also impacts the body armor market growth in the region positively. Europe is the second largest market for body armors. The presence of a large number of military advanced countries in the region has contributed to this cause. Moreover, the immigration issue being faced across many countries in Europe is also acting as a driver for the body armor market.

Key Trends:

  • Introduction of innovative products, such as modular tactical vests
  • Usage of nanotechnology materials and fibers for manufacturing lightweight and flexible armor
  • Usage of advanced ballistic materials to enhance the survivability

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 Preface

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Market Dynamics

Chapter 4 Global Body Armor Market Analysis, by Product Type

Chapter 5 Global Body Armor Market Analysis, by Material Type

Chapter 6 Global Body Armor Market Analysis, by Application

Chapter 7 North America Body Armor Market Analysis

Chapter 8 Europe Body Armor Market Analysis

Chapter 9 Asia Pacific Body Armor Market Analysis

Chapter 10 Rest of the World (RoW) Body Armor Market Analysis

Chapter 11 Company Profiles

  • BAE Systems
  • Point Blank Enterprises, Inc.
  • ArmorSource LLC
  • Australian Defence Apparel Pty Ltd
  • MKU Pvt. Ltd.
  • Sarkar Defense Solutions
  • Survitec Group Limited
  • Safariland, LLC
  • KDH Defense Systems Inc.
  • Honeywell International Inc.

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