Global UGV Market - Projected to Grow from $6.44 Billion in 2015 to $18.65 Billion by 2020

Jan 27, 2016, 08:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) Market - Global Forecasts to 2020" report to their offering.

The global UGV market is projected to grow from $6.44 Billion in 2015 to $18.65 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 23.7% during the forecast period.

Several factors, such as increasing need of UGVs in commercial applications, rising demand for operational efficiency, and minimized human intervention are expected to be key in driving the UGV market in coming years.

On the basis of mode of operation, the UGV market has been segmented into tethered, tele-operated, and autonomous. The tele-operated segment is projected to grow at a significant CAGR during the forecast period of 2015 to 2020, as the demand for teleported technology in UGV across all the industries is increasing globally.

UGVs have been increasing the interest of various manufacturers and their inclination towards the UGV market. Government organizations and private agencies have been investing a lot in the manufacturing and development of advanced and reliable UGVs.

The European region is expected to exhibit the highest growth rate in the UGV market during the forecast period of 2015 to 2020. This growth can be attributed to several plans made by major countries of the region to modernize their military forces, and to sustain their technological superiority over developing nations.

Moreover, the gap between the U.S. and European defense technologies is an additional initiating factor for UGV manufacturing companies to develop their technological base in the European region.

Companies Mentioned:

  • Aselsan A.S.
  • BAE Systems, PLC
  • Boston Dynamics
  • Cobham PLC
  • DOK-ING Ltd
  • G-Nius
  • General Dynamics Corporation
  • Irobot
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Nexter Group
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Oshkosh Corporation
  • Qinetiq Group PLC.
  • Robotics Engineering Excellence (RE2) Inc.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Research Methodology

3 Executive Summary

4 Premium Insights

5 Market Overview

6 Industry Trends

7 Global UGV Market, By Application

8 Global UGV Market, By Mode of Operation

9 Global UGV Market, By Size

10 Global UGV Market, By Mobility

11 Global UGV Market, By Payload

12 Regional Analysis

13 Competitive Landscape

14 Company Profiles

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