The German aerospace and defense industry has been growing at a strong rate in recent years. It is also a leader within the European market and accounts for nearly 20% of the European aerospace and defense industry. In the coming years as well, growth in the industry is expected to remain substantially strong.

The German aerospace and defense industry has been facing a major threat in the form of the constant threat of terrorism from the Islamic State and other militant organizations as well. The country’s aviation research program called LuFo has been playing a major role in the advancement of the German aviation industry, putting in place a foundation and framework for both research and funding in the industry.

Germany’s Aerospace and Defense Industry is both economically and technologically successful. It has furthermore developed into a powerful strategic key industry. The German aerospace and defense industry has traversed through an exceedingly dynamic development. This has been promoted by investments of large concerns in various locations in Germany.

Aruvian Research analyzes the German aerospace and defense industry in its research report Germany’s Aerospace and Defense Industry 2016. The report begins with a brief overview of the global aerospace and defense industry. The German aerospace and defense industry is analyzed through a market overview, industry segmentation, competition in the industry and an analysis of industry structure.

A look at the country’s civil aviation market is also looked at along with military and defense sectors. Space is also looked at briefly. Import/export scenario is analyzed and then we move on to look at the industry trends. End users in the German aerospace industry and the process for new market entrants is also looked at in Aruvian’s research report.

A case study is included on the aerospace industry in East Germany that looks at the developments in the industry, aircraft suppliers, propulsion expertise, and other factors.

We also include a Porter’s Five Forces Analysis on the German aerospace and defense industry that looks at the bargaining power of buyers and suppliers in the German aerospace and defense industry, a look at the threat of new entrants and threat of substitutes to the industry and also the competitive rivalry within the industry.

Major industry players are analyzed through a corporate analysis, financial analysis and a SWOT analysis.