• 1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)
  • 1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S.
  • +353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
Iran Defence and Security Report Q1 2012 - Product Image

Iran Defence and Security Report Q1 2012

  • ID: 2011188
  • December 2011
  • Region: Iran
  • 104 Pages
  • Business Monitor International

Business Monitor International's Iran 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 Iran's defence and security industry.

Iran has a domestic defence industry that provides the country with particularly good ballistic missile technology and facilities. In mid-2011, reports indicated that the country had developed underground silos to protect its missile bases from attack. However, despite not being subject to UN arms embargo, it faces a mass of import and export controls. Trade does exist but is so stifled that it cannot have much effect on the industry or country’s security.

The foremost issue with Iran’s security has to be the secrecy surrounding its activities, particularly those involving uranium enrichment. The development of nuclear power is understandable in a country that needs to export as much of its oil as possible. The country recently claimed to be installing new high-tech uranium enrichment centrifuges that will treble capacity and speed up the development READ MORE >

Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Iran Security SWOT
Iran Defence Industry SWOT
Iran Political SWOT
Iran Economic SWOT
Iran Business Environment SWOT

Global Political Outlook
Eurozone At Centre-Stage, MENA Still A Major Risk
Global Hotspots: Eurozone, MENA, Afghanistan And Korea
Table: Election Timetable, 2012
United States: Stalemate To Persist Heading Into Election Season
Latin America: Much More Uncertainty To Come
Western Europe: Incumbent Leaders Under Pressure
Central, Eastern And South-Eastern Europe
Russia And The Former Soviet Union: The ‘Return’ Of Putin
Middle East And North Africa: Can Democracy Take Root?
Sub-Saharan Africa: Testing Times
Asia: All Eyes On China’s Moves
Wild Cards To Watch

Middle East Security Overview
The Strategic Outlook For The 2010s
The Middle East In A Global Context
Challenges And Threats To Stability And Security
Regional Power Dynamics
External Powers
Scenarios For The Middle East

Security Risk Analysis
BMI’s Security Ratings
Table: Middle East And Africa Defence And Security Ratings
Table: Middle East And North Africa State Vulnerability To Terrorism Index

Political Overview
Domestic Politics
Regime In-Fighting To Intensify Ahead of 2012 Elections
In-Fighting Undermining Stability
2012 Elections Won't Go The Way Of 2009
Risks Are Still Prevalent
Table: Iran Political Overview
Foreign Affairs
Assassination Plot Signals Major Escalation Of US-Iran-Saudi Tensions
Turkey’s Assertiveness Likely To Increase Regional Tensions
Long-Term Political Outlook
The Next 10 Years: Four Scenarios For Political Evolution
Internal Challenges And Threats To Stability
External Pressures

Domestic Security Overview

Armed Forces And Government Spending
Current Strength
Equipment
Weapons Of Mass Destruction
Table: Background Brief – Iran’s Nuclear Programme, 2002-2008

Market Overview
Arms Trade Overview
Industry Trends And Developments
Table: Key Players In Iran’s Defence Sector
Procurement Trends And Developments

Industry Forecast Scenario
Armed Forces
Table: Armed Forces ('000 personnel, unless otherwise stated)
Table: Iran Defence Personnel – Manpower Available For Military Services, 2009-2016 (aged 16-49)
Government Expenditure
Table: Iran’s Government Defence Expenditure, 2009 - 2016
Table: Iran’s Expenditure Scenario – Changing % Of Government Expenditure, 2009 - 2016 (US$mn)
Defence Trade
Key Risks To BMI’s Forecast Scenario
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Iran – Economic Activity

Company Profiles
International Companies
China Great Wall Industry Corporation
Sukhoi
Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant
Domestic Companies
Aerospace Industries Organization
Ammunition and Metallurgy Industries Group
Defence Industries Organization
Iran Electronics Industries

BMI Methodology
How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts
Defence Industry
Sources

- China Great Wall Industry Corporation
- Sukhoi
- Ulan-Ude Aviation Plant
- Aerospace Industries Organization
- Ammunition and Metallurgy Industries Group
- Defence Industries Organization
- Iran Electronics Industries

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

RELATED PRODUCTS

Our Clients

Our clients' logos