The German Defense Industry – Procurement Market Dynamics to 2021: Market Profile

Pages: 15 Published: May 01, 2016 Report Code: GD-DF2328MP

This report provides in-depth information on the dynamics of Germany defense procurement and trend analysis of imports and exports. The figures are based on trend indicator values (TIV) expressed in US$ million at constant (1990) prices. Although figures are expressed in US$, TIVs do not represent the financial value of goods transferred. Rather, TIVs are an indication of the volume of arms transferred.


SDI's "The German Defense Industry – Procurement Market Dynamics to 2021: Market Profile" is an essential source of information on imports and exports by key segments covering the defense industry in Germany.

Germany is one of the top exporters of defense systems in the world, accounting for 4.7% of the total global volume of arms transferred during the historic period. The country exports to more than 51 countries, the majority of which are European, and ships accounted for 35% of exports during the historic period. In addition, Germany exports armored vehicles, engines for aircraft, missiles, and air defense systems, which are sought after due to their efficient and durable design.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction

1.1. What is this Report About?

1.2. Definitions

1.3. Summary Methodology

1.4. SDI Terrorism Index

1.5. About Strategic Defense Intelligence

2 Defense Procurement Market Dynamics

2.1. Import Market Dynamics

2.1.1. Defense imports are expected to remain steady during the forecast period

2.1.2. Germany sourced most of its arms imports from the US

2.1.3. Missiles and sensors dominate military hardware imports

2.2. Export Market Dynamics

2.2.1. Arms exports recovered in the last two years

2.2.2. The US and Israel are Germany’s biggest arms importers

2.2.3. Ships and armored vehicles are the main exported defense products

3 Appendix

3.1. About SDI

3.2. Disclaimer

List of Tables


List of Figures

Figure 1: German Defense Import Trend, 2011–2015 (TIV values)

Figure 2: German Defense Imports by Country (%), 2011–2015

Figure 3: German Defense Imports by Category (%), 2011–2015

Figure 4: German Defense Export Trend, 2011–2015 (TIV values)

Figure 5: German Defense Exports by Country (%), 2011–2015

Figure 6: German Defense Exports by Category (%), 2011–2015


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