The electronic cartography market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of application, component, and geography for the forecast period from 2014 to 2020. In the application segment, the market is divided into the commercial and defense market. The report highlights the market size and the market share for these two applications, of which the commercial market contributes 54.26% to the electronic cartographic market.

The report also classifies the component segment into electronic navigation charts and electronic chart display systems. Further, the electronic marine navigation charts segment is classified into two sub-segments – PAYS and Direct – by licensing mode. The marine electronic chart display systems segment is further classified into two sub-segments – Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) and Electronic Chart Systems (ECS)/Raster Chart Display Systems (RCDS). The aviation electronic chart display systems are segmented according to the aircraft body type. The regional analysis for the electronic cartography marine and aviation market is provided in the report.

The market for Electronic Chart Display and Information Systems (ECDIS) is estimated to show significant growth during the forecast period. As the maritime industry is investing hugely in the demonstration and development of ECDIS, it is estimated to have maximum market share by 2020. The future of the electronic cartography market will be dominated by ECDIS for defense and commercial application.

The regional analysis offers the market share and size for the major regions of North America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, South America, and Africa. During the forecast period, the market share for the regions of Asia and the Middle East is estimated to grow at a high CAGR.

The report offers information about the leading competitors in the electronic cartography market, the general overview of the companies, and also provides their financial position, key products, and market share.