Greece Defence and Security Report Q1 2012

  • ID: 2067699
  • January 2012
  • Region: Greece
  • 83 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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Business Monitor International's Greece 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 Greece's defence and security industry.

The Greek government has announced another round of spending cuts, with the axe falling heavily on defence spending once again. On top of the EUR1.2bn-worth of cuts which had already been announced earlier in 2011 during a previous crisis over Greek solvency, the latest crisis in August and September 2011 has seen the Greek government promise an extra EUR500mn in cuts. This second emergency austerity package will see the closure of a number of army, air force and naval bases across the country.

Additionally, one army corps, five divisions, a number of regiments and some 80 miscellaneous units will be disbanded. The number of basic training centres operated by the Greek military will also be cut from the current 35 locations to 12, saving EUR34mn. However, analysts and markets are increasingly sceptical that anything can be done to avoid a Greek debt default, READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Greece Defence Industry SWOT
Greece Political SWOT
Greece Economic SWOT
Greece Business Environment SWOT

Global Political Outlook
Landmark Political Events Looming In 2012
Global Flashpoints: Eurozone, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Korean Peninsula
Table: Election Timetable, 2012
United States
Wild Cards To Watch

Europe Security Overview
Europe’s Key Security Issues Over The Coming Decade
The Role Of NATO
Security Risk Analysis
BMI’s Security Ratings
Table: Europe Security Risk Ratings
Table: Europe State Terrorism Vulnerability To Terrorism Index
City Terrorism Rating
Table: BMI’s Western Europe City Terrorism Index
Political Overview

Security Overview
Internal Security Situation
Table: Insurgent Groups In Greece
Domestic Terrorism
Organised Crime
Timeline: Internal Threats
External Security Situation
International Terrorism
Timeline: External Threats
Armed Forces And Government Spending
Armed Forces
Defence Reforms
International Deployments
Table: Foreign Deployments
Coordination And Joint Operations

Market Overview
Latest Developments
Arms Trade Overview

Industry Trends And Developments
Table: Key Players In The Greek Defence Industry
Defence Industry Timeline

Industry Forecast Scenario
Armed Forces
Table: Greece’s Armed Forces, 2001-2008 (‘000 personnel, unless otherwise stated)
Table: Greece’s Manpower Available For Military Service, 2009-2016 (aged 16-49, unless otherwise stated)

Government Defence Expenditure
Table: Defence Expenditure, 2009-2016
Table: Greece’s Government Defence Expenditure Scenarios – Changing % Of GDP, 2009-2016 (US$mn)
Defence Trade
Table: Greece’s Defence Exports, 2009-2016 (US$mn)
Table: Greece’s Defence Imports, 2008-2015 (US$mn)
Table: Greece’s Defence Trade Balance, 2008-2015 (US$mn)

Macroeconomic Outlook
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Greece – Economic Activity, 2011-2016

Company Profiles
Hellenic Defence Systems
Intracom Defense Electronics

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

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- Hellenic Defence Systems
- Intracom Defense Electronics

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