Military Body Armor Market Research Report – Forecast to 2027

Military Body Armor Market Report by Protection Level (Type 1, Type 2-A, Type 2, Type 3, Type 3-A, Type 4), Protection Type (Ballistic, Spike, Edged Blade Protection), Material (Steel, Ceramics, Aramid, UHMWPE), and Region - Forecast Till 2027

ID: MRFR/A&D/4974-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 Pages         

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2. SCOPE OF THE REPORT

2.1. MARKET DEFINITION

2.2. SCOPE OF THE STUDY

2.2.1. DEFINITION

2.2.2. RESEARCH OBJECTIVE

2.2.3. LIST OF ASSUMPTIONS

2.2.4. LIMITATIONS

3. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3.1. RESEARCH PROCESS

3.2. PRIMARY RESEARCH

3.3. SECONDARY RESEARCH

3.4. MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION

3.5. FORECAST MODEL

4. MARKET LANDSCAPE

4.1. PORTER’S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS

4.1.1. THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS

4.1.2. BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS

4.1.3. THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES

4.1.4. SEGMENT RIVALRY

4.1.5. BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIES

4.2. VALUE CHAIN/SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS

5. MARKET DYNAMICS

5.1. INTRODUCTION

5.2. MARKET DRIVERS

5.3. MARKET RESTRAINTS

5.4. MARKET OPPORTUNITIES

5.5. MARKET TRENDS

5.6. PATENT TRENDS

5.7. REGULATORY LANDSCAPE

6. GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL

6.1. INTRODUCTION

6.2. TYPE 1

6.2.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.2.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

6.3. TYPE 2-A

6.3.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.3.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

6.4. TYPE 2

6.4.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.4.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

6.5. TYPE 3-A

6.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

6.6. TYPE 3

6.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

6.7. TYPE 4

6.7.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

6.7.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

7. GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE

7.1. INTRODUCTION

7.2. BALLISTIC PROTECTION

7.2.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

7.2.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

7.3. SPIKE PROTECTION

7.3.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

7.3.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

7.4. EDGED BLADE PROTECTION

7.4.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

7.4.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

8. GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL

8.1. INTRODUCTION

8.2. STEEL

8.2.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

8.2.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

8.3. COMPOSITE CERAMICS

8.3.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

8.3.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

8.4. ARAMID

8.4.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

8.4.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

8.5. ULTRA-HIGH-MOLECULAR-WEIGHT POLYETHYLENE (UHMWPE)

8.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

8.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

8.6. OTHERS

8.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST, 2020-2027

8.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY REGION, 2020-2027

9. GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY REGION

9.1. INTRODUCTION

9.2. NORTH AMERICA

9.2.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

9.2.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.2.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.2.4. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.2.5. US

9.2.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.2.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.2.5.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.2.6. CANADA

9.2.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.2.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.2.6.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3. EUROPE

9.3.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

9.3.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.4. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3.5. UK

9.3.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.5.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3.6. GERMANY

9.3.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.6.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3.7. FRANCE

9.3.7.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.7.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.7.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3.8. ITALY

9.3.8.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.8.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.8.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.3.9. REST OF EUROPE

9.3.9.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.3.9.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.3.9.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.4. ASIA-PACIFIC

9.4.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

9.4.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.4.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.4.4. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.4.5. CHINA

9.4.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.4.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.4.5.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.4.6. JAPAN

9.4.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.4.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.4.6.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.4.7. INDIA

9.4.7.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.4.7.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.4.7.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.4.8. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

9.4.8.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.4.8.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.4.8.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.5. MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA

9.5.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

9.5.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.5.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.5.4. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

9.6. LATIN AMERICA

9.6.1. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

9.6.2. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

9.6.3. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

9.6.4. MARKET ESTIMATES & FORECAST BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

10. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

10.1. COMPETITIVE SCENARIO

10.1.1. COMPETITIVE OVERVIEW

10.1.2. COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING

10.1.3. MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS

10.1.4. NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

10.1.5. MERGER & ACQUISITION

11. COMPANY PROFILE

11.1. 3M (US)

11.1.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.1.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.1.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.1.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.1.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.1.6. STRATEGY

11.2. BAE SYSTEMS (UK)

11.2.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.2.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.2.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.2.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.2.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.2.6. STRATEGY

11.3. COORSTEK INC. (US)

11.3.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.3.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.3.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.3.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.3.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.3.6. STRATEGY

11.4. DU PONT (US)

11.4.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.4.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.4.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.4.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.4.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.4.6. STRATEGY

11.5. ELMON (GREECE)

11.5.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.5.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.5.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.5.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.5.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.5.6. STRATEGY

11.6. HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. (US)

11.6.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.6.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.6.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.6.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.6.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.6.6. STRATEGY

11.7. MKU LIMITED (INDIA)

11.7.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.7.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.7.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.7.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.7.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.7.6. STRATEGY

11.8. POINT BLANK ENTERPRISES, INC. (US)

11.8.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.8.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.8.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.8.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.8.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.8.6. STRATEGY

11.9. SAFARILAND, LLC (US)

11.9.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.9.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.9.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.9.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.9.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.9.6. STRATEGY

11.10. SURVITEC GROUP LIMITED (UK)

11.10.1. COMPANY OVERVIEW

11.10.2. PRODUCT OFFERING

11.10.3. FINANCIAL OVERVIEW

11.10.4. KEY DEVELOPMENTS

11.10.5. SWOT ANALYSIS

11.10.6. STRATEGY

 


LIST OF TABLES

Table 1 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY REGION, 2020-2027

Table 2 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 3 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 4 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 5 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 6 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE, BY REGIONS, 2020-2027

Table 7 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 8 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 9 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION TYPE, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 10 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION TYPE, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 11 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY MATERIAL: BY REGIONS, 2020-2027

Table 12 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY MATERIAL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 13 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY MATERIAL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 14 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY MATERIAL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 15 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY MATERIAL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 16 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION LEVEL: BY REGIONS, 2020-2027

Table 17 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION LEVEL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 18 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION LEVEL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 19 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION LEVEL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 20 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY PROTECTION LEVEL: BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027

Table 21 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY REGION, 2020-2027

Table 22 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027

Table 23 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027

Table 24 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET: BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027

Table 25 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY COUNTRY

Table 26 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE

Table 27 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL

Table 28 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL

Table 29 EUROPE: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY COUNTRY

Table 30 EUROPE: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE

Table 31 EUROPE: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL

Table 32 EUROPE: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL

Table 33 ASIA-PACIFIC: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY COUNTRY

Table 34 ASIA-PACIFIC: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE

Table 35 ASIA-PACIFIC: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL

Table 36 ASIA-PACIFIC: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL

Table 37 ROW: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY REGION

Table 38 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE

Table 39 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL

Table 40 ROW MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL 

LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 RESEARCH PROCESS OF MRFR

FIGURE 2 TOP-DOWN & BOTTOM-UP APPROACH

FIGURE 3 MARKET DYNAMICS

FIGURE 4 IMPACT ANALYSIS: MARKET DRIVERS

FIGURE 5 IMPACT ANALYSIS: MARKET RESTRAINTS

FIGURE 6 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS

FIGURE 7 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS

FIGURE 8 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE, BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020 (%)

FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION LEVEL, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 10 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE, BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020 (%)

FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY PROTECTION TYPE, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 12 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE, BY MATERIAL, 2020 (%)

FIGURE 13 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY MATERIAL, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 14 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE (%), BY REGION, 2020

FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET, BY REGION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 16 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE (%), 2020

FIGURE 17 NORTH AMERICA: MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 18 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE (%), 2020

FIGURE 19 EUROPE MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 20 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE (%), 2020

FIGURE 21 ASIA-PACIFIC MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

FIGURE 22 REST OF THE WORLD MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET SHARE (%), 2020

FIGURE 23 REST OF THE WORLD MILITARY BODY ARMOR MARKET BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION)

Military Body Armor Market

Military Body Armor Market Size is estimated to reach USD 2.23 Billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 5.4% during 2020-2027.

Segmentation

By Level Level I Level Iia Level Ii Level Iiia Level Iii Level Iv
By Application Law Enforcement Protection Civilians
By Material Steel Uhmwpe Aramid Composite Ceramic Others
By Product Type Outlook Soft Armor Hard Armor
By product Style Outlook Covert Overt

Key Players

  • Elmon (Greece)
  • Honeywell (US)
  • BAE Systems (UK)
  • Coorstek Inc. (US)
  • Du Pont (US)
  • Point Blank Enterprises Inc (US)
  • MKU Limited (India)
  • M (US Safariland
  • LLC (US)
  • Survitec Group Limited (UK)

Drivers

  • Rising Terrorism & hostile Activities Worldwide.
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Military Body Armor Market Overview


The global military body armor market size was valued at $2.23 billion in the year 2020, and it is expected to grow at a CAGR rate of 5.4% in the forecast period. Body armor is a combination of helmets, vests, and shields worn by soldiers to protect themselves against bullets, attacks, and other weapons. Security guards, civilians, law enforcement offices, and others also use military body armor in some cases. Now there is futuristic military body armor also available that offers protection and also tons of other features.


Technological advancement is transforming so many industries, including the armor industry. In recent years there has been a huge demand for innovative techniques that can offer enhanced protection. The combination of technology has also resulted in lightweight armors that will drive the military body armor market revenue in the coming years. Additionally, military body armor suits have high demand due to increasing terrorism activities worldwide and the governments' growing focus on border security. Some military body armor manufacturers use advanced synthetic fibers, flexible and lightweight products for better performance.


The security department of all the countries is increasing their budget for defense, and military force, which is one of the major reasons behind the military bulletproof vest market growth. Ceramic-based body armors are used to protect the heart against rifle ammunition. Additionally, the manufacturers are developing ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene, which is gaining popularity among the companies. They are combining advanced engineering with quality materials to produce highly advanced body armor. The body armors are also used in mental healthcare facilities to enhance the security of the healthcare workers from violent patients. According to the military body armor market analysis, the demand for body armor will rapidly increase in the forecast periods due to its wide range of applications.


COVID-19 Analysis


COVID-19 has created an immense impact on life around the world and how people live and work. This extremely dangerous disease has been a nightmare for people and industries around the world. There were no vaccines or medicines available for this virus, and the only way to tackle this disease was to maintain social distancing and take preventive measures. Due to this, the governments around the world imposed lockdown, due to which the global economy suffered massively. Due to this, all industries worldwide suffered, and their demand declined due to lack of production. The production process was disrupted due to travel restrictions, shortages of laborers, and so many factors. Due to the lack of production, the military body armor market was negatively affected. Also, the travel restriction made the supply of raw materials difficult which led to production disruption. So market hurt the due to covid-19 pandemic according to the military body armor market analysis. The market is expected to see a rise in demand after the pandemic, and the key players are trying to cover up for the loss.


Military Body Armor Market, By Segmentation


Military Body Armor Market


Market dynamics


Drivers in the military body armor market


One of the major drivers in the military body armor market is the rising terrorism and hostile activities worldwide. Due to this, the countries and the governments are highly expending on the defense. There are many territorial conflicts as well that have increased military operations in the past. To provide additional safety to the soldiers, several countries are investing in bulletproofs, vests, and modern military body armor for their military. For instance, in 2019, KDH Defense Systems Inc. has announced that the company got a contract worst $29.9 million from the US Army and the other two contracts worth $40 million. Also, rising military warehouses worldwide have increased the need for military body armor, which will propel the military body armor market.


Opportunities in the military body armor market


With the advancement of technology, armor manufacturers are building highly developed, lightweight body armors with more features. These armors can reduce the discomfort and help the soldiers in a better way. These advancements in the market are expected to bring opportunities to the military body armor market. Additionally, military body armors are used in various places such as healthcare, security, banks, shopping malls, etc., which is boosting the demand and generating more opportunities for the market.


Restraints in the military body armor market


One of the major restraints in the market is that the body armors are heavy, leading to back pain and injuries. The lightweight armors are more expensive, so it's a less popular choice. The heavy-weight armors can result in pain among the soldiers and offices. The key players are trying to provide lightweight body armor at an affordable price to overcome this challenge.


Challenges in the military body armor market


Just like other markets military body armor market also face challenges. A major challenge is to provide highly advanced military armor at a low price to be purchased by everyone. But manufacturing of the advanced body armors can be costly; that is why they are very expensive. The key players are trying to come up with strategies to overcome this challenge.


Cumulative growth analysis


Apart from the military purposes, the military body armors are used in various places; as a result, the demand of the market is expected to rise rapidly in the forecast period and register a CAGR of 5.4% in the forecast period.


Market segmentation


The military body armor market is segmented based on level, application, material, product type, and style.


By level


The military body armor market is segmented into Level-I, IIAM II, IIIA, III, and IV based on the level. The level IV segment was accounted for the highest military body armor market share of 25% in 2020. This is due to the high performance of Level-IV armor.


By application


The military body armor market is segmented into civilians, law & enforcement, and defense based on application. The defense segment was accounted for the highest share in the military body armor market of 50%. This is owing to the progression of battlefield threats on the battlefield.


By material


Military body armor materials segmented the market into Steel, Aramid, composite ceramic, UHMWPE, and others. Among these, composite ceramic accounted for 30% in 2020 due to the growing demand for body armor with high protective properties. Military surplus body armor with ceramic plates offers many advantages, and it is highly protective.


By product type


The military body armor market is divided into soft armor, hard armor, and accessories based on product type. Among these, the soft armor segment dominated the market with a share of 44.9% in 2002. This was because soft shields are ideal for flexibility and comfort.


By product style


Based on product style, the military body armor market is further carried out covert and overt. The overt segment led the military body armor market by registering the highest share over 85% in 2020.


Regional analysis


The major regions in the military body armor market are North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the world. Among these regions, North America dominated the military body armor market in 2020 by holding the highest military body armor market share. This was due to the rising adoption of ballistic protection suits in various industries. Us military body armor holds a huge share in the market revenue, and in 2019 the US government invested highly in body armor. Asia Pacific region is expected to register the highest CAGR in the military tactical body armor market owing to a significant increase in investments in body armor. This region has countries like India, Japan, China who are focusing on strengthening their military department.


Competitive landscape


The major regions in the military body armor market are



  • Elmon (Greece)

  • Honeywell (US), ),

  • BAE Systems (UK)

  • Coorstek Inc. (US)

  • Du Pont (US)

  • Point Blank Enterprises, Inc. (US)

  • MKU Limited (India)

  • M (US Safariland, LLC (US)

  • Survitec Group Limited (UK)


Recent developments


In 2019, the Ukraine Defense Ministry produced a vest that complies with NATO standards, and it is designed for daily combat missions.


Report overview


This military body armor market report gives a qualitative and quantitative analysis of the military body armor market. This report includes the impact of the covid-19 on the military body armor market and the market dynamics such as drivers, opportunities, challenges, and restraints faced by the military body armor market. It also highlights the market segmentation, regional analysis, recent developments, and competitive landscape.


Segmental table


By Level



  • Level I

  • Level IIA

  • Level II

  • Level IIIA

  • Level III

  • Level IV


By Application



  • Law Enforcement Protection

  • Civilians


By Material



  • Steel

  • UHMWPE

  • Aramid

  • Composite Ceramic

  • Others


Product Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)



  • Soft Armor

  • Hard Armor


By product Style Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)



  • Covert

  • Overt


 



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North America was accounted for the highest share in the body armor market.

Asia Pacific region is expected to register the highest CAGR rate in the forecast period body armor market.