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Global Amphibious Landing Craft Market 2016-2020

Global Amphibious Landing Craft Market 2016-2020

Global Amphibious Landing Craft Market 2016-2020

Covering: Market forecast for the global amphibious landing crafts until 2019. Segmentation by types (LCAC, LCM, and LCU). Market shares for APAC, Americas, and EMEA are provided in this research study. The leading vendors analyzed by this report include Griffin Hoverwork, L-3 Unidyne, Textron, Marine Alutech, and Almaz.Market outlook of amphibious landing crafts

The market is witnessing an increase in the global seaborne trade totaling over 9 million tons in 2014. This continuous growth in seaborne trade stresses the need for governments across the world to raise their maritime security budgets. Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global amphibious landing craft market to reach more than USD 10 billion in revenues by 2020.

Amphibious ships are capable of carrying large troops and a myriad of combat vehicles, aircraft, landing craft, and engineering equipment's. These ships are equipped with medical facilities and are also used for transporting military troops to affected places to provide relief and assistance to people in need. These numerous capabilities in vessels have led to increased investments in this market.

Upcoming trends and drivers for the global amphibious landing craft market

Increased use of air cushion technology is a key trend in the global amphibious landing craft market. Air cushion technology is being employed in landing crafts because of its numerous benefits in civil and military applications.

It enables the carrier to move at high speeds and can carry up to 60-75 tons of payloads. Landing craft air cushion is the only carrier which are is capable to of transporting M-1 Abrams tank across the beach. Landing craft with air cushion technology allows the carrier to reach more than 70% of the world’s coastline, while conventional landing craft only provides and access only to 15% of the coastline.

Global amphibious landing craft market by type

  • LCAC (landing craft air cushion)
  • LCM (landing craft mechanized)
  • LCU (Landing craft utility)
The LCM segment is likely to attract more investment in spite of decreasing military budgets and downsizing of the troops in major countries such as the US and the UK. As part of its USD 34 billion investment in amphibious craft through 2032 the US will continue to drive this market.

Geographical segmentation of the global amphibious landing craft market
  • APAC
  • Americas
  • EMEA
European countries accounted for 12% of the global arms sale during 2010-2014. The majority of the international trade in Europe is seaborne, thus necessitating heightened security at the sea. The Middle East and Africa regions in particular have been effected by piracy the Gulf of Aden, the Suez Canal, the Red Sea, and the Arabian Sea. This region is therefore, expected to increase investments to counter crimes.

Leading vendors analyzed in this report
  • Griffin Hoverwork
  • L-3 Unidyne
  • Textron 47
  • Marine Alutech
  • Almaz
Other prominent vendors of this market include Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding Company, Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers, Goa Shipyard, and General Dynamics NASSCO.

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Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Amphibious Landing Craft Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Amphibious Landing Craft Market: Griffin Hoverwork, L-3 Unidyne, Textron 47, Marine Alutech and Almaz

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding Company, Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers, Goa Shipyard, and General Dynamics NASSCO.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The market is fragmented because of the presence of numerous established manufacturers and a significant number of small and medium-sized vendors. These vendors are working to develop more advanced landing craft in line with the increased spending by developed countries such as the US to enhance their maritime security, military intelligence, and surveillance.”

According to the report, there is an increase in the demand for landing craft because of their wide application in civil and military forces. Among end-users, military forces account for 80% of the market, with civil users accounting for the remaining share. Landing craft provide a number of benefits in military operations, such as in the transportation of armored vehicles and troops, as well as the carrying out of humanitarian missions and relief work. There has been an increased utilization of large amphibious ships in military operations.

Further, the report states that landing craft operations are facing difficulties with the adoption of technologies, as they become obsolete within a short span of time. The challenges associated with the introduction of new technology include prohibitive costs, technology risk driven by certification requirements, and the need for employees with technological expertise.

Companies Mentioned

Griffin Hoverwork, L-3 Unidyne, Textron 47, Marine Alutech, Almaz m,Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding Company, Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers, Goa Shipyard, General Dynamics NASSCO.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global amphibious landing craft market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Global aerospace and defense supply chain
    • Table Global aerospace and defense supply chain
  • Global aerospace and defense value chain
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Global amphibious landing craft market by type
      • Table Segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market by type
      • Table Segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market by type 2015
      • Table Segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market by type 2020
      • Table Segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market by type 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global amphibious landing craft market for LCAC
      • Table Global amphibious landing craft market for LCAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global amphibious landing craft market for LCM
      • Table Global amphibious landing craft market for LCM 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global amphibious landing craft market for LCU
      • Table Global amphibious landing craft market for LCU 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Geographical segmentation of global amphibious landing craft market 2015-2020
      • Table Geographical segmentation of market 2015
      • Table Geographical segmentation of market 2020
      • Table Geographical segmentation of market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Amphibious landing craft market for Americas
      • Table Amphibious landing craft market for Americas 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Amphibious landing craft market for EMEA
      • Table Amphibious landing craft market for EMEA 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Amphibious landing craft market for APAC
      • Table Amphibious landing craft market for APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
  • Key leading regions
    • Table Key leading regions
  • Market drivers
    • Table Market drivers
    • Growing demand from commercial users
    • Demand for automated systems
      • Table Various automated systems
    • Increased awareness about large amphibious ships
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Table Market challenges
    • Integration of new technologies
      • Table Technological barriers
    • Reduction in defense budgets
      • Table US budget cuts 2012-2016
    • Issues with voyage data recorders
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Table Market trends
    • Growing use of air cushion technology
    • Shift toward next-generation landing craft
    • Adaptation of landing craft
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
      • Table Key vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key vendor analysis
    • Almaz
      • Table Almaz: Product segmentation 2014
    • Griffon Hoverwork
      • Table Griffon Hoverwork: Product segmentation
    • L-3 Unidyne
    • Marine Alutech
      • Table Marine Alutech: Product categories
    • Textron
      • Table Textron: Business segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Textron: Business segmentation by revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Table Textron: Geographical segmentation by revenue 2014
      • Table Textron: Product category by revenue 2014
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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