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Pakistan Defense Market - Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2026

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  • 88 Pages
  • August 2021
  • Region: Pakistan
  • GlobalData
  • ID: 5415185
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Pakistan Defense Market - Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2026 report provides the market size forecast and the projected growth rate for the next five years. The report covers industry analysis including the key market drivers, emerging technology trends, and major challenges faced by market participants. It also offers insights regarding key factors and government programs that are expected to influence the demand for military platforms over the forecast period.

The failure of the peace process has compelled Pakistan to maintain a robust defense posture which increases the defense spending. The rise in defense spending is a result of the need to maintain defense posture. Against this backdrop, the country's defense budget is expected to experience robust Y-o-Y growth of 2.7% in 2021 and is valued at US$8.2 billion. Over the forecast period, Pakistani defense expenditure is forecasted to register a strong growth of 5.43% over 2022-2026 and reach US$10.4 billion by 2026. The country's acquisition budget is also forecasted to register significant growth. It is projected to reach US$3 billion in 2026, from US$2.3 billion in 2022. Key areas of procurement include multi-role aircraft, missile systems, submarines, and naval vessels. The majority of Pakistan's defense budget is allocated to the defense Services, with a small amount for Defense Administration.

This report offers detailed analysis of Pakistan defense market with market size forecasts covering the next five years. This report will also analyze factors that influence demand for the industry, key market trends, and challenges faced by industry participants.

Key Highlights

  • Hostile relationship with India and tensions with Afghanistan, drives the need for defense modernization initiatives
  • Pakistan's broad ranging defense modernization programs to address increasing obsolecence in Pakistan military's equipment inventory will continue to fuel defense budget over the forecast period.
  • The Pakistani government has embarked upon ambitious defense modernization program to phase out obselete defense equipment and is also in the process of embracing new-generation warfare strategies such as net-centric warfare.
  • Driven by the need to finance Pakistan's defense acquisition spending is anticipated to grow from US$2.3 billion in 2022 to reach US$3 billion by 2026.

Who Should Buy

  • Defence Startups, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), Defence Planners, Aerospace and Defence Integrators, Venture Capital Firms, Government Agencies, Head of Marketing, Head of Sales, CEOs and Senior Executives.
  • The concerned stakeholders can utilize the report to identify high growth segments and customize their offerings to match the project requirements.
  • The Venture Capital Firms can utilize the project details, growth rate, and market size to identify and fund high potential startups.


In particular, it provides an in-depth analysis of the following:

  • Pakistan's defense budget: detailed analysis of Pakistan FY2021 defense budget broken down into market size and market share. This is coupled with an examination of key current and future acquisitions.
  • Regulation: the procurement policy and process is explained. This is coupled with an analysis of Pakistan's military doctrine and strategy to provide a comprehensive overview of Pakistani military regulation.
  • Security Environment: political alliances and perceived security threats to Pakistan are examined; there help to explain trends in spending and modernisation.
  • Import and Export Dynamics: analysis of prevalent trends in the country’s imports and exports over the last five years
  • Competitive landscape and strategic insights: analysis of the competitive landscape of the Pakistan defense industry.

Reasons to Buy

  • Determine prospective investment areas based on a detailed trend analysis of the Pakistan defense market over the next five years
  • Gain in-depth understanding about the underlying factors driving demand for different defense and internal security segments in the Pakistan market and identify the opportunities offered.
  • Strengthen your understanding of the market in terms of demand drivers, market trends, and the latest technological developments, among others
  • Identify the major threats that are driving the India defense market providing a clear picture about future opportunities that can be tapped, resulting in revenue expansion
  • Channel resources by focusing on the ongoing programs that are being undertaken by the India government
  • Make correct business decisions based on in-depth analysis of the competitive landscape consisting of detailed profiles of the top defense equipment providers in the country. The company profiles also includes information about the key products, alliances, recent contract awarded, and financial analysis, wherever available
  • Executive Summary
  • Defense Budget Assessment
  • Budgeting Process
  • Defense Market Size Historical And Forecast
  • Drivers Of Defense Expenditure
  • Analysis Of Defense Budget Allocation
  • Military Doctrine And Security Environment
  • Military Doctrine And Strategy
  • Primary Threat Perception
  • Political And Strategic Alliances
  • Geopolitical Social And Economic Scenario
  • Market Entry Strategy And Regulations
  • Procurement Policy And Process
  • Market Regulations
  • Market Entry Route
  • Key Challenges
  • Major M&A, Financing and Partnerships
  • Market Attractiveness And Emerging Opportunities
  • Market Attractiveness, 2021 2026
  • Top Defense Segments By Value
  • Import And Export Market Dynamics
  • Import Market Dynamics
  • Export Market Dynamics
  • Defense Platform Acquisitions
  • Defense Platform Acquisitions By Value
  • JF 17
  • Yuan Class Type 039B
  • Project AZM
  • J 10C
  • Type 054A Jiangkai II frigate
  • Fleet Size
  • Competitive Landscape
  • Defense Companies Operating In Pakistan
  • Main Defense Companies
  • Appendix
  • About This Report
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