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Blockchain Market by Provider, Application (Payments, Exchanges, Smart Contracts, Documentation, Digital Identity, Supply Chain Management, and GRC Management), Organization Size, Industry Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2023

Blockchain Market by Provider, Application (Payments, Exchanges, Smart Contracts, Documentation, Digital Identity, Supply Chain Management, and GRC Management), Organization Size, Industry Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2023

Increasing focus on reducing operational cost and faster transactions to drive the overall blockchain market
The global blockchain market size is expected to grow from USD 1.2 billion in 2018 to USD 23.3 billion by 2023, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 80.2% during the forecast period. Various factors, such as, increasing venture capital funding and investments in the blockchain technology, a growing need to simplify business processes and create business transparency and immutability, reduction in operational cost, increasing popularity of blockchain technology in retail and supply chain management are expected to drive the market. . However, uncertain regulatory and compliance environment and limited availability of technical skillsets for implementing the blockchain technology may restrain the blockchain market growth.

The retail and eCommerce industry vertical to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period
The retail and eCommerce industry vertical is expected to grow at the highest CAGR in the blockchain market by vertical during the forecast period. Retail and eCommerce organizations are making huge investments to enhance customer experience. The blockchain technology is progressively elevating the customer experience. With a positive customer experience, retail and eCommerce businesses are expected to achieve customer loyalty. The blockchain technology enables retailers to use smart contracts for settling any conflict related to customers without any intervention of the court.

The large enterprises segment to hold a larger market size during the forecast period
The large enterprises segment is expected to hold a larger market size in the blockchain market by organization size during the forecast period. Availability of sufficient capital and other resources to incorporate newer technologies are expected to enable large enterprises to take the lead in the market. Another factor that contributes to a higher market share of large enterprises in the blockchain market is the high investments in R&D activities to develop the best-fit technology to enhance an organization’s business efficiency.

North America to account for the largest market share, whereas Asia Pacific (APAC) to grow at the highest CAGR
North America is estimated to hold the largest market size and dominate the global blockchain market in 2018, as the region is an early adopter of the blockchain technology. North America is considered the most advanced region in terms of technology adoption and infrastructure. The regional presence of key industry players offering blockchain technology solutions is the main factor driving the North American blockchain market.

Asia Pacific (APAC) is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period. Several new startups in APAC have entered the blockchain market and started developing blockchain solutions. Investors are investing in startups that are helping these small firms innovate the blockchain technology. The integration of the blockchain technology to transform business processes in the developing countries of APAC could boost the blockchain market growth in APAC.

In-depth interviews were conducted with Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), marketing directors, other innovation and technology directors, and executives from various key organizations operating in the blockchain marketplace.

By Company: Tier 1 - 35%, Tier 2 - 45%, and Tier 3 - 20%
By Designation: C-level - 35%, Director level - 25%, and Others - 40%
By Region: North America - 45%, Europe - 20%, APAC - 30%, RoW - 5%

Major vendors in the global blockchain market include IBM (US), AWS (US), Microsoft (US), SAP (Germany), Intel (US), Oracle (US), Bitfury (US), Cegeka (Netherlands), Earthport (UK), Guardtime (Estonia), Digital Asset Holdings (US), Chain (US), Huawei (China), BlockCypher (US), Symbiont (US), BigchainDB (Germany), Applied Blockchain (UK), RecordsKeeper (Gibraltar), Blockpoint (US), Auxesis Group (India), BTL Group (Canada), Blockchain Foundry (Singapore), AlphaPoint (US), and Factom (US).

Research Coverage
The market study covers the blockchain market across segments. It aims at estimating the market size and the growth potential of the market across segments, such as provider, application, organzation size, industry vertical, and region. The study also includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key players in the market, along with their company profiles, key observations related to product and business offerings, recent developments, and key market strategies.

Key Benefits of Buying the Report
The report will help the market leaders/new entrants in the blockchain market with information on the closest approximations of the revenue numbers for the overall blockchain market and the subsegments. This report will help stakeholders understand the competitive landscape and gain more insights to better position their businesses and to plan suitable go-to-market strategies. The report also helps stakeholders understand the pulse of the market and provides them with information on key market drivers, restraints, challenges, and opportunities.


1 Introduction
1.1 Objectives Of The Study
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Market Segmentation
1.4 Regions Covered
1.5 Years Considered For The Study
1.6 Currency
1.7 Stakeholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Data
2.1.1 Secondary Data
2.1.2 Primary Data
2.1.2.1 Breakup Of Primaries
2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
2.2 Market Size Estimation
2.2.1 Bottom-up Approach
2.2.2 Top-down Approach
2.3 Assumptions For The Study
2.3.1 Research Limitations
3 Executive Summary
4 Premium Insights
4.1 Attractive Market Opportunities In The Blockchain Market
4.2 Blockchain Market, Market Share Of Top 3 Applications And Regions, 2018
4.3 Blockchain Market, Top 3 Applications
4.4 Blockchain Market, By Provider, 2018 Vs. 2023
4.5 Blockchain Market, By Organization Size, 2018
4.6 Blockchain Market, Top 3 Industry Verticals, 2018
4.7 Market Investment Scenario
5 Market Overview
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Market Dynamics
5.2.1 Drivers
5.2.1.1 Increasing Venture Capital Funding And Investments In
Blockchain Technology
5.2.1.2 Increasing Popularity Of Blockchain Technology In Retail And Supply Chain Management
5.2.1.3 Blockchain Technology Simplifies Business Processes And Creates Transparency And Immutability
5.2.1.4 Blockchain Technology Reduces Operational Costs
5.2.2 Restraints
5.2.2.1 Uncertain Regulatory And Compliance Environment
5.2.2.2 Limited Availability Of Technical Skillsets For Implementing
The Blockchain Technology
5.2.3 Opportunities
5.2.3.1 Increasing Number Of Government Initiatives
5.2.3.2 Extensive Use Of Blockchain Solutions In Iot, Banking,
And Cybersecurity
5.2.3.3 High Adoption Of Blockchain Solutions For Payments, Smart Contracts, And Digital Identities
5.2.3.4 Increasing Demand For Real-time Data Analysis, Enhanced Visibility, And Proactive Maintenance
5.2.4 Challenges
5.2.4.1 Security, Privacy, And Control Issues
5.2.4.2 Opposition From Incumbent Technologies
5.3 Industry Trends
5.3.1 Types Of Blockchain Technology
5.3.1.1 Private Blockchain
5.3.1.2 Public Blockchain
5.3.1.3 Permissioned/Hybrid Blockchain
5.4 Blockchain Associations And Consortiums
5.4.1 Enterprise Ethereum Alliance
5.4.2 Hyperledger Consortium
5.4.3 Global Blockchain Business Council
5.4.4 Blockchain Collaborative Consortium
5.4.5 R3cev Blockchain Consortium
5.4.6 Cls Group
5.4.7 Global Payments Steering Group
5.4.8 Financial Blockchain Shenzhen Consortium
5.4.9 Cu Ledger
5.4.10 Wall Street Blockchain Alliance
5.5 Use Cases
5.5.1 Use Of Blockchain Technology For Smart Transformation Under The Smart Dubai Initiative
5.5.2 Id2020 Partnership
5.5.3 Blockchain Project For Supply Chain And Inventory Management
5.5.4 Adoption Of Blockchain Technology Esolutions In
The Estonian Government
5.5.5 The Use Of Blockchain For Smart Contracts
5.6 Market Evolution
6 Blockchain Market, By Provider
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Application Providers
6.2.1 The Rising Need To Speed Up The Process Of Universal Cross-border Payments Driving The Application Providers Segment
6.3 Middleware Providers
6.3.1 Increasing Need For Businesses To Secure The Backend Data Flowing Across Communication Systems To Drive The Growth Of The Middleware Providers Segment
6.4 Infrastructure Providers
6.4.1 Increasing Need To Develop, Deploy, And Manage Enterprise-grade Blockchain Applications To Boost The Market Growth Of The Infrastructure Providers Segment
7 Blockchain Market, By Application
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Payments
7.2.1 Use Of Blockchain-based Payment Applications For Faster And Efficient Transactions
7.3 Exchanges
7.3.1 Rising Cryptocurrency To Drive The Growth Of Blockchain-based Exchange Applications
7.4 Smart Contracts
7.4.1 The Need To Reduce The Costs Of Verification, Execution, Arbitration, And Fraud Prevention For Business Processes Driving The Market Of Smart Contracts
7.5 Documentation
7.5.1 Increasing Need For Blockchain-based Documentation Application To Preserve The Business-critical Information
7.6 Digital Identity
7.6.1 Increased Need To Secure Customer Identities To Drive The Growth Of Blockchain-based Digital Identity Applications
7.7 Supply Chain Management
7.7.1 Need For Supply Chain Management Applications Integrated With The Blockchain Technology To Improve The Inventory Management Systems For Retail Operations
7.8 Governance, Risk, And Compliance Management
7.8.1 The Demand For Governance, Risk, And Compliance Management Applications To Address The Audit Requirements And Regulatory Obligations
7.9 Others
8 Blockchain Market, By Organization Size
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Small And Medium-sized Enterprises
8.2.1 Rising Adoption Of Blockchain-based Applications To Streamline Business Operations Cost-effectively
8.3 Large Enterprises
8.3.1 Availability Of Infrastructure And Resources To Drive Large Enterprises To Adopt Blockchain Applications
9 Blockchain Market, By Industry Vertical
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Banking, Financial Services, And Insurance
9.2.1 Increasing Need To Secure Business Transactions To Drive
The Demand For Blockchain In The Bfsi Vertical
9.3 Government
9.3.1 Government Agencies Are Deploying Blockchain Applications To Improve The Transparency And Efficiency In Operations
9.4 Healthcare And Life Sciences
9.4.1 Healthcare And Life Sciences Industry Vertical To Deploy Blockchain Applications For Addressing The Challenges Related To The Security And Privacy Of Medical Data
9.5 Media And Entertainment
9.5.1 Media And Entertainment Industry Vertical To Integrate The Blockchain Technology With Complex Digital Right Management Systems To Make Data Easily Accessible
9.6 Retail And Ecommerce
9.6.1 The Need To Enhance Customer Experience Driving The Adoption Of Blockchain In The Retail And Ecommerce Vertical
9.7 Travel And Hospitality
9.7.1 Increasing Need For Blockchain Applications Across Travel
And Hospitality Startups To Manage Internal Processes
And Inventories
9.8 Transport And Logistics
9.8.1 Need For Blockchain Technology To Maintain Transparency And Security Of Goods And Raw Materials Across Transport And Logistics Industry Vertical
9.9 Real Estate
9.9.1 Real Estate Industry Vertical To Adopt Blockchain Applications
To Eliminate The Tedious Paperwork Involved In Land Registry And Property Ownership
9.10 It And Telecommunication
9.10.1 Iot And 5g To Create Great Market Opportunity For Blockchain
In The It And Telecommunication Vertical
9.11 Energy And Utilities
9.11.1 Demand For Blockchain In The Energy And Utilities Vertical
To Synchronize The Distribution Of Energy
9.12 Others
10 Blockchain Market, By Region
10.1 Introduction
10.2 North America
10.2.1 United States
10.2.1.1 Presence Of A Large Number Of Vendors And The Increased Need To Simplify Business Processes Leads To The Highest Market Share Of
The Us In The Blockchain Market
10.2.2 Canada
10.2.2.1 Adoption Of Blockchain Applications To Increase In Bfsi, Government, And Retail And Ecommerce Industry Verticals In Canada
10.3 Europe
10.3.1 United Kingdom
10.3.1.1 Uk Government Initiatives To Boost The Growth Of
The Blockchain Market
10.3.2 Germany
10.3.2.1 Growth In Blockchain Pilot Projects For Various Blockchain Applications Across Germany
10.3.3 Rest Of Europe
10.4 Asia Pacific
10.4.1 China
10.4.1.1 Increasing Trend Of Blockchain-powered Smartphones Across China
10.4.2 India
10.4.2.1 Growth In The Blockchain Startup Ecosystem Across India
10.4.3 Australia And New Zealand
10.4.3.1 Proliferation Of Exchanges, Smart Contracts, Digital Identities, And Payment Applications To Drive The Growth Of The Blockchain Market In Anz
10.4.4 Rest Of Asia Pacific
10.5 Middle East And Africa
10.5.1 Middle East
10.5.1.1 Government Initiatives Across Dubai To Boost The Growth Of
The Blockchain Market
10.5.2 Africa
10.5.2.1 Need To Provide Faster Transactions Across Public And Private Sectors To Drive The Growth Of The Blockchain Market In Africa
10.6 Latin America
10.6.1 Brazil
10.6.1.1 Integration Of The Blockchain Technology With The Digital Identity Application To Fuel The Growth Of The Blockchain Market In Brazil
10.6.2 Mexico
10.6.2.1 Government Initiatives To Use The Blockchain Technology In Digital Voting To Offer Security And Transparency In The Election Process
10.6.3 Rest Of Latin America
11 Competitive Landscape
11.1 Overview
11.2 Competitive Scenario
11.2.1 Partnerships, Agreements, And Collaborations
11.2.2 New Product Launches/Product Enhancements
11.2.3 Mergers And Acquisitions
11.2.4 Business Expansions
12 Company Profiles
(Business Overview, Products, Services & Solutions Offered, Recent Developments, Swot Analysis, And Mnm View)*
12.1 Introduction
12.2 Ibm
12.3 Aws
12.4 Microsoft
12.5 Sap
12.6 Intel
12.7 Oracle
12.8 Bitfury
12.9 Cegeka
12.10 Earthport
12.11 Guardtime
12.12 Digital Asset Holdings
12.13 Chain
12.14 Huawei
12.15 Blockcypher
12.16 Symbiont
12.17 Bigchaindb
12.18 Applied Blockchain
12.19 Recordskeeper
12.20 Blockpoint
12.21 Auxesis Group
12.22 Btl Group
12.23 Blockchain Foundry
12.24 Alphapoint
12.25 Factom
12.26 Spinsys
* Business Overview, Products, Services & Solutions, Recent Developments, Swot Analysis, And Mnm View Might Not Be Captured In Case Of Unlisted Companies.
13 Appendix
13.1 Discussion Guide
13.2 Industry Excerpts
13.3 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
13.4 Available Customizations
13.5 Related Reports
13.6 Author Details
List Of Tables
Table 1 United States Dollar Exchange Rate, 2015–2017
Table 2 Blockchain Market Size And Growth, 2016–2023 (Usd Million, Y-o-y %)
Table 3 Blockchain Market Size, By Provider, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 4 Application Providers: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 5 Middleware Providers: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 6 Infrastructure Providers: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 7 Blockchain Market Size, By Application, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 8 Payments: Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 9 Exchanges: Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 10 Smart Contracts: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 11 Documentation: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 12 Digital Identity: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 13 Supply Chain Management: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 14 Governance, Risk, And Compliance Management: Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 15 Others: Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 16 Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 17 Small And Medium-sized Enterprises: Blockchain Market Size,
By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 18 Large Enterprises: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 19 Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 20 Banking, Financial Services, And Insurance: Blockchain Market Size,
By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 21 Government: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 22 Healthcare: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 23 Media And Entertainment: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 24 Retail And Ecommerce: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 25 Travel And Hospitality: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 26 Transport And Logistics: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 27 Real Estate: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 28 It And Telecommunications: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 29 Energy And Utilities: Blockchain Market Size, By Region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 30 Others: Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 31 Blockchain Market Size, By Region, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 32 North America: Blockchain Market Size, By Provider,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 33 North America: Blockchain Market Size, By Application,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 34 North America: Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 35 North America: Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 36 North America: Blockchain Market Size, By Country,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 37 Europe: Blockchain Market Size, By Provider, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 38 Europe: Blockchain Market Size, By Application,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 39 Europe: Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 40 Europe: Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 41 Europe: Blockchain Market Size, By Country, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 42 Asia Pacific: Blockchain Market Size, By Provider,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 43 Asia Pacific: Blockchain Market Size, By Application,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 44 Asia Pacific: Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 45 Asia Pacific: Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 46 Asia Pacific: Blockchain Market Size, By Country,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 47 Middle East And Africa: Blockchain Market Size, By Provider,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 48 Middle East And Africa: Blockchain Market Size, By Application,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 49 Middle East And Africa: Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 50 Middle East And Africa: Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical, 2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 51 Middle East And Africa: Blockchain Market Size, By Sub-region,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 52 Latin America: Blockchain Market Size, By Provider,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 53 Latin America: Blockchain Market Size, By Application,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 54 Latin America: Blockchain Market Size, By Organization Size,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 55 Latin America: Blockchain Market Size, By Industry Vertical,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 56 Latin America: Blockchain Market Size, By Country,
2016–2023 (Usd Million)
Table 57 Partnerships, Agreements, And Collaborations, 2018
Table 58 New Product Launches/Product Enhancements, 2018
Table 59 Mergers And Acquisitions, 2016 - 2018
Table 60 Business Expansions, 2016 - 2018
List Of Figures
Figure 1 Blockchain Market: Research Design
Figure 2 Market Breakup And Data Triangulation
Figure 3 Blockchain Market: Bottom-up Approach
Figure 4 Blockchain Market: Top-down Approach
Figure 5 Global Blockchain Market To Witness Significant Growth During
The Forecast Period
Figure 6 North America Holds The Highest Market Share In 2018
Figure 7 Fastest-growing Segments Of The Blockchain Market
Figure 8 Increasing Need To Simplify Business Processes And Provide Transparency To Spur The Demand For Blockchain Technology
Figure 9 Smart Contracts Application Segment And North American Region Account For The Highest Market Shares In 2018
Figure 10 Smart Contracts Segment Accounts For The Highest Market Share
In 2018
Figure 11 Application Providers Segment To Grow At The Highest Rate During
The Forecast Period
Figure 12 Large Enterprises Segment Holds A Higher Market Share In 2018
Figure 13 Banking Financial Services, And Insurance Industry Vertical Accounts For The Highest Market Share In 2018
Figure 14 Asia Pacific To Emerge As The Best Market For Investment Over
The Next 5 Years
Figure 15 Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, And Challenges:
Blockchain Market
Figure 16 Evolution Of The Blockchain Market
Figure 17 Application Providers Segment To Grow At The Highest Cagr During
The Forecast Period
Figure 18 Digital Identity Segment To Grow At The Highest Cagr During
The Forecast Period
Figure 19 Small And Medium-sized Enterprises Segment To Grow At A Higher Cagr During The Forecast Period
Figure 20 Retail And Ecommerce Industry Vertical To Grow At The Highest Cagr During The Forecast Period
Figure 21 Asia Pacific To Grow At The Highest Cagr During The Forecast Period
Figure 22 North America: Market Snapshot
Figure 23 Asia Pacific: Market Snapshot
Figure 24 Key Developments In The Blockchain Market For 2016–2018
Figure 25 Key Market Evaluation Framework
Figure 26 Geographic Revenue Mix Of Major Industry Players
Figure 27 Ibm: Company Snapshot
Figure 28 Swot Analysis: Ibm
Figure 29 Aws: Company Snapshot
Figure 30 Swot Analysis: Aws
Figure 31 Microsoft: Company Snapshot
Figure 32 Swot Analysis: Microsoft
Figure 33 Sap: Company Snapshot
Figure 34 Swot Analysis: Sap
Figure 35 Intel: Company Snapshot
Figure 36 Swot Analysis: Intel
Figure 37 Oracle: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Cegeka: Company Snapshot
Figure 39 Earthport: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 Huawei: Company Snapshot

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