Combat Management System Market Research Report - Forecast till 2027

Combat Management System Market Research Report: Information By Platform (Destroyers, Submarines, Frigates, Amphibious Ships, Corvettes, Fast Attack Craft (FAC) and Aircraft Carriers), Sub-System (Self-Defense Management System, Situational Awareness System, Track Management System, Weapon Management System, Display System, Identification System and Unmanned Vehicle Control System), Component (Hardware and Software) and Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World) - Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/A&D/8825-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 168 pages

Combat Management System Market Scenario


Combat Management System Market is projected to register a CAGR of 3.52% during the forecast period, 2020 to 2026. Combat management systems assist in planning combat missions, coordinating entities while performing combat missions, placing intelligence statistics on the map, and investigating errors by retrieving the history module. Additionally, these systems also provide accurate fusion, analysis, and transfer of a large amount of sensor data to guarantee the efficient deployment of ships and other resources within the framework of combined operations, particularly in the complex threat scenario of littoral warfare.


Market Synopsis


Combat Management System Market is expected to register significant growth during the study period owing to factors such as the demand for intelligent combat management system solutions and the increasing military modernization programs. Additionally, the increasing instances of mergers and acquisitions in the defense industry are also expected to drive the growth of the market. For example, in February 2018, Safran acquired Zodiac Aerospace, thus expanding its market share and equipment activities.


However, issues related to cybersecurity and the high cost of manufacturing might hamper the growth of the global market.


Market USP


Increasing technological developments such as AI for the battlefield and the growing demand for enhanced situational awareness are expected to drive the growth of the global market.


Combat Management System Market Drivers



  • Increased demand for intelligent combat management system solutions: Modernization of soldier systems and up-gradation of combat vehicles, military aircraft, and naval ships has increased the demand for intelligent combat management system solutions.



  • Increasing military modernization programs



  • Rising defense budget and military spending of emerging economies


Combat Management System Market Restraints



  • Issues related to cybersecurity

  • Capability and fidelity of legacy systems


Combat Management System Market Segmentation


By Platform



  • Destroyers: The destroyers segment is anticipated to account for a substantial market share during the forecast period. This growth can be attributed to the fact that a destroyeris a fast, maneuverable, long-endurance warship, which can be used to escort larger vessels in a fleet, convoy, or battle group and defend them against powerful short-range attackers.



  • Submarines: The submarines segment dominated the market in 2019, owing to the growing adoption of advanced submarines by developing countries to strengthen their naval capabilities.



  • Frigates: The frigates segment is likely to register a notable growth rate in the global market owing to the growing demand for combat management systems used for managing, commanding, and controlling the Navy.



  • Amphibious Ships: The amphibious ships segment is expected to show a considerable growth rate in the global market as amphibious ships are employed to land and support ground forces, such as marines, on enemy territory during an amphibious assault.



  • Corvettes: The corvettes segment is expected to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period as the corvette can be used for coastal patrol, fighting minor wars, supporting large fleets, or participating in show-the-flag missions.



  • Fast Attack Craft (FAC): This segment is projected to grow at a favorable growth rate in the global market owing to the growing military modernization programs across the world.



  • Aircraft Carriers: This segment is expected to show a steady growth rate in the global market due to the increasing demand for military aircraft across the world.


By Sub-system



  • Self-Defense Management System: This segment is expected to witness a significant growth rate in the global market owing to the rapidly increasing procurement of advanced weapons across the world.



  • Situational Awareness System: This segment is projected to register a notable growth rate in the global market due to the rising need for enhanced situational awareness by the armed forces across the world.



  • Track Management System: This segment is likely to show a favorable growth rate in the global market as track management systems are used to integrate trackstructure data, inspect data to assist seaways, and check the level of maintenance & accuracy.



  • Weapon Management System: This segment is expected to witness a considerable growth rate in the global market as weapon management systems are widely used to identify, locate, monitor, and track weapons.



  • Identification System: This segment is projected to register a steady growth rate in the global market as these systems are used to assist the naval officers and allow maritime authorities to track and monitor vessel movements.



  • Unmanned Vehicle Control System: This segment dominated the global market in 2019 and is expected to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to the increasing demand for unmanned vehicles for naval operations.


By Region



  • North America: North America dominated the combat management system market in 2019 due to the presence of prominent companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation and Raytheon Technologies Corporation.

  • Europe: The rising naval modernization programs in countries such as the UK and Russia are expected to drive the market growth in the region.

  • Asia-Pacific: The market in this region is projected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period. The growing military expenditure of countries such as China and India and growing territorial conflicts in the region are expected to fuel the market growth in the region.

  • Rest of the World: Growing defense budget allocation in the military sector in countries such as Mexico, GCC, and South Africa is expected to increase the demand for combat management systems in this region.


Combat Management System Market Key Players



  • Lockheed Martin Corporation (US)

  • Thales Group (France)

  • BAE Systems (UK)

  • Saab AB (Sweden)

  • Kongsberg Gruppen Asa (Norway)

  • Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (Israel)

  • Leonardo S.P.A. (Italy)

  • Raytheon Technologies Corporation (US)

  • Northrop Grumman Corporation (US)

  • Elbit Systems Ltd. (Israel)

  • Terma AS (Denmark)



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   Significant Value
  CAGR   3.52% (2020-2027)
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Million)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Platform, Sub-System and Component
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Lockheed Martin Corporation (US), Thales Group (France), BAE Systems (UK), Saab AB (Sweden), Kongsberg Gruppen Asa (Norway), Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (Israel), Leonardo S.P.A. (Italy), Raytheon Technologies Corporation (US), Northrop Grumman Corporation (US), Elbit Systems Ltd. (Israel) and Terma AS (Denmark)
  Key Market Opportunities   Increasing technological developments such as AI for the battlefield and the growing demand for enhanced situational awareness are expected to drive the growth of the global market.
  Key Market Drivers

  • Increased demand for intelligent combat management system solutions
  • Increasing military modernization programs
  • Rising defense budget and military spending of emerging economies


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    Global combat management system market is projected to thrive at a CAGR of 3.52% during the review period from 2020 to 2026.

    Global combat management system market is anticipated to acquire a substantial market value during the review period from 2020 to 2026.

    The increasing demand for intelligent combat management system solutions and the growing military modernization programs are estimated to drive the global combat management system market.

    The cybersecurity concerns and the expensive cost of manufacture is estimated to hamper the global combat management system market.

    Lockheed Martin Corporation (US), Raytheon Technologies Corporation (US), Terma AS (Denmark), and Northrop Grumman Corporation (US) are some of the established players of the global combat management system market.