Ammunition Market to Generate .7 Billion, by 2031 with 3.9% CAGR : States Allied Market Research

Ammunition Industry Trend

PORTLAND, OREGAON, UNITED STATES, January 12, 2024 / — The report states that the global ammunition market size is anticipated to generate $31.7 billion by 2031. The industry was valued at $22 billion in 2021 and is expected to showcase a notable CAGR of 3.9% during the forecast period of 2022 to 2031.

𝐅𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐬 𝐢𝐧𝐟𝐥𝐮𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐠𝐫𝐨𝐰𝐭𝐡 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐦𝐚𝐫𝐤𝐞𝐭:

The global ammunition market is gaining traction owing to the increase in government spending on defense operations due to changes in military strategies, technological advancements, and geopolitical tensions, and robust demand for ammunition and firearms for several purposes, involving, military and law enforcement operations, sports shooting, hunting, and self-defense. However, the less availability of raw materials and strict government norms regarding license requirement and restrictions on the types of ammunition that can be sold. Nevertheless, technological advancements in smart ammunition enable remote tracking and control of ammunition by declining the threat of unauthorized use or unintended discharge which will anticipated to offer numerous growth opportunities to the market in the future.

𝐑𝐞𝐪𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐒𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞 𝐏𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐬 :

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐝𝐞𝐟𝐞𝐧𝐬𝐞 𝐬𝐞𝐠𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐛𝐲 𝟐𝟎𝟑𝟏

In terms of application, the defense segment gained the largest market share in 2021, contributing to more than two-thirds of the total market share and is anticipated to maintain its dominant share during the forecast period. The expansion of this segment is propelled by the increasing threat created by terrorist activities. Additionally, it is fueled by global defense forces’ modernization initiatives aimed at enhancing armed forces capabilities to manage border disputes with neighboring nations and conduct effective counter-terrorism operations. The civil and commercial segment, however, would showcase the fastest growth with 4.4% CAGR by 2031, owing to the use of ammunition in the commercial domain like sports (Shooting) and in private corporations for protection.

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐟𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐬𝐞𝐠𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐫𝐮𝐥𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐫𝐨𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐝𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐨𝐝

By product type, the centrefire segment held the largest market share of nearly two-thirds of the global market share in 2021 and is expected to grab the lion’s share throughout the forecast timeframe. Centerfire ammunition finds primary usage in shotguns, handguns, and rifles. These bullets are both reloadable and reusable, available in larger and more potent cartridges in contrast to rimfire bullets. The rimfire segment, however, would showcase the fastest CAGR of 4.2% by 2031. Rimfire ammunition produces low sound, has low manufacturing cost, and lighter in comparison with centrefire ammunition.

𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐭𝐞 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝐑𝐞𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐍𝐨𝐰 :

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐦𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐬𝐞𝐠𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐝𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐚𝐬𝐭 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐨𝐝

In terms of caliber size, the small segment accounted for the major share of nearly two-fifths of the total market revenue in 2021 and is anticipated to maintain its dominance in terms of revenue by 2031. The same segment is expected to cite the fastest CAGR of 4.4% from 2022 to 2031. Military and homeland security personnel globally utilize small caliber ammunition in shotgun pistols, rifles, assault rifles, and revolvers due to its versatility. This ammunition is favored for its lower lethality in managing armed conflicts.

𝐍𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐡 𝐀𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐜𝐚 𝐭𝐨 𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐥 𝐛𝐲 𝟐𝟎𝟑𝟏

The regional analysis in the report indicates that the market across North America region was largest in 2021, contributing to nearly two-fifths of the global market revenue and is anticipated to grab the largest market share by 2031. The North American region serves as the epicenter for highly developed and well-established security frameworks across both commercial and public sectors. Major countries in North America, such as the USA and Canada, spend substantial expenditures towards enhancing internal security across their borders. The Asia-Pacific region, however, is anticipated to witness a noteworthy CAGR of 5.1% by 2031. The increasing military spending among major countries in the region, aimed at enhancing their armed forces, is anticipated to drive up the demand for the ammunition market in the Asia-Pacific region.

𝐈𝐧𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐁𝐞𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐁𝐮𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 :

𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐤𝐞𝐭 𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐞𝐫𝐬:

· Rheinmetall and Hornady Manufacturing Company Inc.
· Nexter
· Nammo AS
· Olin Corporation
· Northrop Grumman
· Vista Outdoor Inc.
· BAE Systems
· General Dynamics Corporation

David Correa
Allied Market Research
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