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

Pages: 15 Published: May 01, 2016 Report Code: GD-DF2338MP

This report provides in-depth information on the dynamics of United Kingdom 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 UK 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 United Kingdom.

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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 expected to decline over the next five years

2.1.2. US stands as the leading arms exporter to UK; a trend expected to continue in the coming years

2.1.3. Missiles, aircraft and armored vehicles account for more than three quarters of UK arms imports

2.2. Export Market Dynamics

2.2.1. The UK’s Defense Exports increased at a CAGR of

8.10% during the historic period

2.2.2. Saudi Arabia, the US, and India are the prime buyers of UK defense exports

2.2.3. Aircraft comprises a major part of the country’s defense exports

3 Appendix

3.1. About SDI

3.2. Disclaimer

List of Tables


List of Figures

Figure 1: UK Defense Import Trend, 2009–2013(TIV values)

Figure 2: UK Defense Imports by Country (%), 2009–2013

Figure 3: UK Defense Imports by Category (%), 2009–2013

Figure 4: UK Defense Export Trend, 2009–2013(TIV values)

Figure 5: UK Defense Exports by Country (%), 2009–2013

Figure 6: UK Defense Exports by Category (%), 2009–2013


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