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Defense Spending in the United States

Defense Spending in the United States

Summary

Defense Spending in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States defense spending market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

  • Defense spending covers capital items, military personnel, government defense agencies, and related expenditure on defense and peacekeeping. The value of the market is taken to include both current and capital expenditure on the armed forces, including funding contributions to peacekeeping forces, such as the United Nations Peacekeeping Forces, defense ministries and other government agencies engaged in defense projects, paramilitary forces (when judged to be trained and equipped for military operations) and military space activities. Expenditure on personnel (including salaries and social services of both military and civil personnel, and retirement pensions of military personnel), procurement, research and development, infrastructure spending, military aid (taken as expenditure by the donor country) and general operations and maintenance are also included. Note that current expenditure on previous military activity such as veterans' benefits, weapon destruction, demobilization, and defense conversion are all excluded, as is expenditure on civil defense.
  • The US defense spending market had total budget allocation of $609.8bn in 2017, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -1.2% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Market volumes declined with a CARC of -2.6% between 2013 and 2017, to reach a total of 1,291,154 active serving personnel in 2017.
  • The US military is considered the most powerful in the world. Although China and India have over two million active serving personnel each, US defense spending is almost three times China’s and over nine times India’s.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the defense spending market in the United States
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the defense spending market in the United States
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key defense spending market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United States defense spending market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United States defense spending market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the United States defense spending market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States defense spending market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • What are the main segments that make up the United States's defense spending market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
The Boeing Company
General Dynamics Corporation
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Raytheon Co
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United States defense spending market value: $ billion, 2013-17
Table 2: United States defense spending market volume: active serving personnel, 2013-17
Table 3: United States defense spending market category segmentation: $ billion, 2017
Table 4: United States defense spending market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2017
Table 5: United States defense spending market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Table 6: United States defense spending market volume forecast: active serving personnel, 2017-22
Table 7: The Boeing Company: key facts
Table 8: The Boeing Company: key financials ($)
Table 9: The Boeing Company: key financial ratios
Table 10: General Dynamics Corporation: key facts
Table 11: General Dynamics Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 12: General Dynamics Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 13: Lockheed Martin Corporation: key facts
Table 14: Lockheed Martin Corporation: key financials ($)
Table 15: Lockheed Martin Corporation: key financial ratios
Table 16: Raytheon Co: key facts
Table 17: Raytheon Co: key financials ($)
Table 18: Raytheon Co: key financial ratios
Table 19: United States size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 20: United States gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: United States gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 22: United States inflation, 2013-17
Table 23: United States consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 24: United States exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: United States defense spending market value: $ billion, 2013-17
Figure 2: United States defense spending market volume: active serving personnel, 2013-17
Figure 3: United States defense spending market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 4: United States defense spending market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 5: United States defense spending market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Figure 6: United States defense spending market volume forecast: active serving personnel, 2017-22
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the defense spending market in the United States, 2017
Figure 13: The Boeing Company: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: The Boeing Company: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: General Dynamics Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: General Dynamics Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Lockheed Martin Corporation: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Lockheed Martin Corporation: assets & liabilities
Figure 19: Raytheon Co: revenues & profitability
Figure 20: Raytheon Co: assets & liabilities

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