Night Vision Equipment Manufacturing in the US - Industry Market Research Report


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Night Vision Equipment Manufacturing

Over the past five years, Night Vision Equipment Manufacturing industry began to recover from earlier falls. Historically, the US military has been the largest buyer of industry products, using them for combat operations, intelligence, surveillance and guidance systems. Therefore, as US defense spending began to recover in recent years, funding for night vision equipment increased. Moreover, the industry benefited from increased use of industry products by consumers and businesses. Over the five years to 2023, industry revenue is forecast to increase. Continued growth in the United States defense budget is anticipated to lead to more spending on night vision equipment.

This industry manufactures night vision devices and components. This includes imaging devices that use image intensification, active illumination and thermal vision technology. Example of products include, night vision goggles, thermal imaging cameras and various sensor systems.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Federal funding for defense
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Exports To ...
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
    • Table Trade Globalization
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major Players
    • Table FLIR Systems Inc. (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table Raytheon Company (US industry-specific segment) financial performance*
    • Table L3 Technologies Inc. (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital Intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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