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Canada Defence and Security Report 2015

Canada Defence and Security Report 2015

BMI View: Annual spending the military is slated to shrink in 2015 and 2016. However, the governmenthas announced proposal for a sustained annual budget growth of three percent beginning in 2017. This newfunding coupled with a backlog of well advance planned procurement programs and decisions on thedirection for the CF-18 fighter and several air and naval modernizations will result in a number of majorprocurement actions moving forward likely beginning in 2016 and continued growth thereafter.

Despite commitments by the current government to increase defense spending, annual spending on themilitary, when compared with 2011, is slated to shrink by a total of CAD2.7-bn in 2015, Although offeringa defense budget and announced target for the country to be spending 1.7 per cent of GDP actual spendinghas been subject to its share of cuts as the government has sought to balance its budget. The result has beento disrupt and delay a number of defense system acquisition programs that had been viewed as critical in thecounty's overall defense strategy. Those impacted have included maritime protection, force deployment andmodernization.

BMI Industry View
SWOT analysis
Canada Defence & Security SWOT
Industry Forecast
Defence Expenditure
Table: Defence Expenditure (Canada 2012-2019)
Armed Forces
Table: Armed Forces Personnel (Canada 2005-2012)
Table: Manpower Available For Military Service (Canada 2012-2019)
Defence Trade
Table: Defence Trade Balance (Canada 2012-2019)
Table: Defence Imports (Canada 2012-2019)
Table: Defence Exports (Canada 2012-2019)
Macroeconomic Forecasts
Economic Analysis
Table: Canada - Real GDP Growth Forecasts, %
Table: GDP By Expenditure (Canada 2012-2019)
Industry Risk Reward Ratings
Canada Security Risk Ratings
Table: Developed States Defence Risk Reward Index
Market Overview
Domestic Defence Sector
Defence Market
Canada Security Overview
Domestic Threats
Regional Threats
International Threats
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Company Profile
Lockheed Martin
L3 Communications
Raytheon Canada
GDLS Canada
Global Industry Overview
Political Risk Analysis
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sector-Specific Methodology
Security Risk Index Methodology
Table: Indicators And Weighting

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