The report provides a market analysis for the small arms market, which includes the study of the small arms in commercial applications including hunting, sport shooting, self-defense, and private security services; and defense applications including navy, airforce, land force, and Special Forces, and homeland security applications including border security and law enforcement among others.
The report details the various small arms products over the next six years (2014-2020). It includes the analysis of the drivers, restraints, and challenges that influence the small arms market along with, opportunities for growth, during the forecast period. It also discusses the industry, market, and technological trends that currently prevail in the market in addition to, the technological advancements expected to impact the global demand for small arms.
The study of industry value chain and supply chain analysis has been incorporated to determine the role of various stakeholders and key influencers in influencing the small arms market growth. ETOP model has been applied to understand the implications of the economic, political, technological, and social impact on the small arms market. The report also highlights the industry trends and strategic bench marking.
The report provides a brief analysis of the application sectors of the market, emerging trends, and a detailed small arms market analysis of major countries from each region. The geography-wise analysis includes an application-level breakdown across geographic regions such as North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa.
The main market players in these sectors have been identified for competitive analysis. The product analysis includes the pistols, rifles & carbines, and machine guns. The region-wise breakdown provides an application-level analysis, product-level analysis, and country-level analysis of the small arms market.
The report details the competitive landscape with respect to identification of key players and their market share in this industry. Strategic profiling of the key players of the small arms market, along with a comprehensive analysis of their recent developments, investments, and core competencies in each segment has been carried out. The company profiles include the financial details, developments with respect to the small arms market, and their geographic trends. The MNM views included in the company profile provide a SWOT analysis of these companies.
Strum, Ruger & Co., Inc. (U.S.), Alliant Techsystems, Inc. (U.S.), Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (U.S.), Freedom Group (U.S.), and Colt Manufacturing Company, LLC (U.S.) are the key players for the small arms, globally and account for more than 40% of the total market share. General Dynamics Corporation (U.S.), Glock GES.M.B.H. (Austria), Heckler & Koch GmBH (Germany), Indian Ordnance Factories (India), Arsenal Jsco. (Bulgaria), Fabbrica D’Armi Pietro Beretta S.P.A. (Italy), Israel Weapon Industries (Israel), Taurus (Brazil), FN Herstal (Belgium), and Zaklady Mechaniczne TarnÃ³w S.A. (Poland) are other prominent players in the small arms market.
According to the projections in this report, the small arms market is valued at $4,147.50 million in 2014 and is expected to show a robust growth, reaching $5,299.61 million in 2020, thereby registering a CAGR of 4.17% by 2020. The emerging economies in Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Africa are expected to be the prospective markets, during the forecast period.