The market for semiconductors in the military and aerospace market is expected to reach $2.8 billion in 2016. This is a 4 percent decrease from 2015 due to the military segment where spending has slowed significantly in large military markets, however market conditions are improving and most of the major OEMs in this space are expecting moderate growth this year with even more opportunities in 2017. This report provides forecasts for all semiconductor product types used in the military and aerospace application market. Market segments include defense, space, satellite and avionics. Regional data as well as by product type is presented. OEM share and estimated spend on semiconductors is included along with market share for the semiconductor suppliers that serve this market.
Semiconductors used in the military and aerospace market range from the most advanced FPGAs to commercial off the shelf catalog products used for signal acquisition and conditioning. Applications range from smart munitions to avionics and satellite communications. This market is expected to reach $3.1 billion this year, a moderate increase from 2014. The military market has remained stagnant while avionics has provided growing opportunity as the commercial aircraft manufactures ramp up to meet demand. This report provides forecasts for semiconductors used in military and aerospace applications. Forecasts are provided by region, application market and by product type. OEM market share is provided along with an estimate for the total purchase of semiconductors by these contractors and suppliers. Market share for the semiconductor suppliers to this market is also provided.
The military application market for semiconductors continues to advance at a compound annual growth rate of 5 percent per year. The aerospace application market for devices is advancing at 6 percent each year. Combined this market is expected to reach over $3 billion in 2014. This report provides forecasts for the end market for electronics used in military and aerospace applications along with forecasts for the semiconductors used to build these applications. Forecasts are provided by end market and by region as well as by semiconductor product type. Detailed worldwide revenue and shipment estimates are provided as well as estimates for the large market in the United States. Market share is published for OEMs and estimates are provided for each OEM spends on semiconductors. Market share is also provided for the semiconductor suppliers that serve this market.
This is the 2012 annual market report for semiconductors used in Military and Aerospace, which are considered a single sub segment of the larger industrial electronics application. This report provides in-depth breakdowns in terms of sales and shipment volumes by region, application, individual products, and finally, by supplier share.