Drone Defence Solutions Market Size And Forecast 2019-2039

Published 5 April 2019 by Sebastian Winter & David Metcalfe &
Drones / UAVs Market Size & Forecast

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Executive Summary

This report provides a detailed analysis of the current market size and future prospects of the drone defence solutions market. The analysis provides decision-makers in the European and North American UAV market with data and insights to inform business planning and strategy. The use of drones for both private and commercial purposes has risen over the last few years with millions of shipments of low-cost drones made to consumers and businesses. Due to their versatility, drones have been used for both illegal and malicious purposes creating the need for corporate security to up their defences. This report forecasts two scenarios: in the first, governments introduce only lax regulations and the market reaches $10.8 billion by 2039; in the second scenario, strict regulations limit the growth to $2.7 billion. Drone counter-measures include sound and vision monitors, early warning devices integrated with security systems, jammers and counter-drones, ballistic defences and universal traffic management.

Table of contents

Forecasting The Drone Defence Solutions Market
Drones Pose A Significant Threat To Secure Facilities And Sensitive Infrastructure
The Potential Size Of Drone Defence Market Is Defined By The Volume And Complexity Of Vulnerable Sites
Spending On Drone Defence Solutions Will Reflect Two Regulatory Scenarios
Five Primary Categories Of Drone Defence Solutions Exist In the Market

Table of figures

Figure 1. Lax Regulatory Scenario For Drone Defence Solution Market 2019-2039
Figure 2. Strict Regulatory Scenario For Drone Defence Solution Market 2019-2039

About the authors

Sebastian Winter

Industry Analyst

Sebastian is a Technology Analyst in the Verdantix Operational Excellence practice. His research agenda focuses on covering industrial risk technologies, best practices and growth strategies. Prior to joining Verdantix, Sebastian worked for Trucost, a division of S&P Dow Jones Indices, and held positions in China, Brunei and Kenya. Sebastian holds an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London.

David Metcalfe


David co-founded Verdantix in 2008 and leads the firm’s research and advisory work on the digitization of Operational Excellence which covers software, systems integration, wearables and drones. Prior to founding Verdantix, David was a Senior Vice President at Forrester Research and Head of Analysis and Forecasting for BT. He holds a PhD from Cambridge University in Game Theory and Decision Analysis and worked as a Research Associate at the Harvard Business School.

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