The global medium-caliber ammunition market displayed steady growth in assessment years. The ominous geopolitical landscape and acts of terrorism has led to gross expenditure on army and defense exercises that has warranted a defense budget amounting to some millions on medium caliber -PABM Programmable Air-Bursting Munitions- weapon systems. The United States is an all-time big spender with a defense outlay in billions and expenses could mount further in view of geopolitical unrest across the globe.
In the lethal medium caliber ammunition segment, 30 mm caliber is the most widely used which include single barrel Oerlikon, Mk-44 Bushmaster and CRN-91. Any 20 mm guns in use today are the ones being employed by France and Israel. In the non-lethal medium caliber segment, sponge grenades used in 40mm M320, M203 and M-79, 40mm stinger rubber and 40mm exact impacts are used.
A regime favoring domestic players over foreign players has India, China and United States playing as spoilsports in not letting foreign players setting base in this segment, thus executing a restraint in the medium-caliber ammunition market. Segmentation of medium-caliber ammunition industry by type includes lethal and non-lethal. Segmentation of medium-caliber ammunition market by application includes defense and civil and commercial.
By caliber, medium-caliber ammunition industry includes small caliber ammunition, medium caliber ammunition, large caliber ammunition, artillery ammunition and mortar ammunition. By cartridge type, medium-caliber ammunition market includes rimfire and centerfire. Based on geography, segmentation of medium-caliber ammunition segment includes North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, MEA and Latin America.
Among various geographies, Asia Pacific is the strongest contender for the number one title in medium caliber ammunition segment with likes of countries such as India, China, Japan and South Korea. The key industrial players in the medium caliber ammunition segment include BAE Systems, RheinMetall AG and General Dynamics, Orbital ATK, Denel, Nammo, Nexter and Mesko.
Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Medium-Caliber Ammunition in these regions, from 2012 to 2022 (forecast), covering
• North America
• Southeast Asia
Global Medium-Caliber Ammunition market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
• BAE Systems
• Companhia Brasileira De Cartuchos (CBC)
• Denel SOC Ltd (DENEL PMP)
• General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, Inc.
• Global Ordnance
• MAXAMCorp Holding, S.L.
• MESKO SA
• Multinational Defense Services LLC
• Nammo AS
• Nexter Group
• Orbital ATK, Inc.
• Poongsan Corporation
• Rheinmetall AG
• Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd
• Thales Group
On the basis of product, this report displays the production, revenue, price, market share and growth rate of each type, primarily split into
On the basis of the end users/applications, this report focuses on the status and outlook for major applications/end users, consumption (sales), market share and growth rate for each application, including
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