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United States Defence and Security Report Q1 2011

  • ID: 1553122
  • February 2011
  • Region: United States
  • 136 Pages
  • Business Monitor International


  • Boeing
  • General Dynamics
  • L-3 Communications
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northrop Grumman
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Business Monitor International's United States Defence and Security Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, defence and security associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on United States's defence and security industry.

The the United States Defence & Security Report has been researched at source, and features latest-available data covering all headline indicators; 5-year industry forecasts for the United States through end-2015; company rankings and competitive landscapes covering national and multinational arms and components manufacturers, electronic and software producers, and companies providing defence solutions, as well as analysis of latest industry developments, trends and regulatory changes in the United States.

Business Monitor International's the United States Defence & Security Report provides professionals, consultancies, government departments, regulatory bodies and researchers with independent forecasts and regional competitive intelligence on the American defence & security industry.

Key Benefits of Report
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  • General Dynamics
  • L-3 Communications
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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
- US Security SWOT
- US Defence Industry SWOT
- US Political SWOT
- US Economic SWOT
- US Business Environment SWOT

Global Political Outlook

Global Hotspots
- Table: Global Election Timetable, 2010 And 2011
- Latin America: More Of The Same
- Western Europe
- Central Europe
- South Eastern Europe
- Russia And The Former Soviet Union
- Middle East: Mostly The Same Old Challenges
- Sub-Saharan Africa: Definitive Elections Pending
- Asia: Accommodating A More Powerful China
- Wild Cards

Global Security Outlook
- Security Risk Analysis
- Developed States Security Risk Ratings
- Table: Developed States Security Risk Ratings
- Table: Developed State Terrorism Vulnerability To Terrorism Index

US Security Risk Ratings
- City Terrorism Rating
- Table: BMI Americas City Terrorism Index

Political Overview
- Domestic Political Outlook
- Long-Term Political Outlook
- Foreign Policy – Sino-US Relations

Domestic Security Overview
- Internal Security
- Transit Vulnerability
- Internal Terrorism
- Cyber-Terrorism
- Pandemics
- Crime And Drugs

External Security Situation
- Table: Regional Insurgent Groups – US-Designated Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTOs)
- Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR)
- Iran
- North Korea
- The Afghanistan Campaign
- Iraq
- Yemen

Armed Forces And Government Spending
- International Deployments
- Table: Foreign Deployments
- IEDs – More Deadly
- Iraq – Drawing Down, But What Next?
- Casualties
- Weapons Of Mass Destruction
- Nuclear And Missile Defence Policy
- Market Overview
- Arms Trade Overview
- New Markets

Industry Trends And Developments
- Defence And Procurement Trends And Developments
- Major New Products And Technical Developments

Industry Forecast Scenario
- Armed Forces
- Table: US Armed Forces Personnel, 2000-2008 (‘000)
- Table: US Armed Forces – Available Manpower For Military Service, 2008-2015 (aged 16-49)
- Government Expenditure On Defence Industry
- Table: US Armed Forces Defence Expenditure, 2008-2015
- Table: Defence Expenditure Scenario – Changing % Of GDP, 2008-2015 (US$mn)
- Table: US Defence Exports, 2008-2015 (US$mn)
- Table: US Defence Imports, 2008-2015 (US$mn)
- Table: US Defence Trade Balance, 2008-2015 (US$mn)
- Macroeconomic Outlook
- Table: US – Macroeconomic Activity, 2007-2015

Company Profiles
- Boeing
- General Dynamics
- L-3 Communications
- Lockheed Martin
- Northrop Grumman
- Raytheon

Country Snapshot: US Demographic Data
- Section 1: Population
- Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
- Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
- Section 2: Education And Healthcare
- Table: Education, 2002-2005
- Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
- Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
- Table: Employment Indicators, 2001-2006
- Table: Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012 (US$)
- Table: Average Annual Wages, 2000-2012 (US$)

BMI Methodology
- How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
- Defence Industry
- City Terrorism Rating
- Table: Methodology
- Sources


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SWOT Analysis
Snapshot evaluation of the major issues affecting security, the defence sector, economy and politics, with issues subdivided into 'strengths', 'weaknesses', 'opportunities' and 'threats'.

Political Risk Assessment
Drawing on BMI’s twenty-year heritage of country risk analysis, this comprehensively evaluates the key risks to domestic politics and foreign relations, focusing on issues most likely to affect either domestic security or the defence sector.

Security Risk Analysis
BMI’s proprietary Security Ratings provide a reliable – and country comparable – guide to conflict, terrorism and criminal risk, backed up by our analyst’s latest assessment of each component. Furthermore, drawing on our Country Risk expertise, we assess the state’s vulnerability to a serious – or prolonged – terrorist campaign.

Defence Industry Assessment
Overview of industry landscape and key players; public/private structure, size and value of industry sector; assessment of business operating environment and latest regulatory developments; indepth review of recent procurement trends and developments.

BMI 5-Year Forecasts
Historic data series and 5-year forecasts to end-2015 for key industry indicators, supported by explicit assumptions, plus analysis of key downside risks to the main forecast. Defence expenditure (local currency and US$bn); defence expenditure (% of total budget); defence expenditure (% of GDP); defence expenditure per capita, US$; defence budget (local currency and US$bn); employment in arms production (‘000s); employment in arms production (% of labour force); arms imports (US$mn); arms imports (% of total imports); arms exports (US$mn); arms exports (% of total exports)

BMI 5-year forecast and analysis of all headline macroeconomic indicators, including real GDP growth, inflation, fiscal balance, trade balance, current account and external debt.

Company Profiles
Company profiles, including senior executives and full contact details, business activity, products and services, foreign direct investments and projects.

- Boeing
- General Dynamics
- L-3 Communications
- Lockheed Martin
- Northrop Grumman
- Raytheon

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