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Rugged Electronics Market (Product type- Industrial computing and hand held devices, tracking devices, Rugged Hard Ware Devices; End Users - Mining and Metal, Power, Chemicals, Transportation, Healthcare, Defense, Aerospace, Adventure Sports) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015 - 2024

Rugged Electronics Market: Snapshot

The market for rugged electronics, such as industrial computing and hand-held devices, hardware devices, and tracking devices, has grown considerably over the years owing to their application across a wide range of industries – from aerospace, defense, and healthcare to chemicals and power. The declining prices of rugged electronics and the rising demand for smartphones and tablets are expected to fuel the global rugged electronics market over the forecast period.

The rugged electronics market is expected to expand at a strong CAGR of 9.6% during the forecast period of 2016 to 2024, reaching a market size of US$26 bn by 2024. The value of the market was pegged at US$11.4 bn in 2015.

Defense Sector to Create Remunerative Opportunities for Rugged, Portable Electronics

Rugged electronics find application in several end-use industries such as power, transportation, defense, adventure sports, mining and metal, chemicals, healthcare, and aerospace. By revenue, the defense sector held the leading share in the rugged electronics market in 2015, followed by adventure sports. Rugged electronics have become a necessity in the defense sector owing to the growing use of satellites, network-centric battlefields, unmanned vehicles, and war fighters.

The sharing and transmission of massive amounts of data in harsh environments has made rugged portable electronic devices a necessity for those on the field. The rugged electronics market in the field of defense continues to be largely untapped, however, and this presents immense scope for players in the global market. The segment is also likely to expand at the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

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Asia Pacific Offers Immense Scope for Future Growth

Geographically, the global rugged electronics market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Rest of the World. North America is the leading contributor to the global rugged electronics market and is expected to witness steady growth over the coming years. The growth of the aerospace and defense industries in the region during the forecast period is expected to drive the demand for rugged electronics. The adoption of rugged electronics in the power industry is also on the rise as some of the largest power companies are based in North America. This is anticipated to drive the demand for rugged electronics in the region.

Asia Pacific is an attractive region for the global rugged electronic market in terms of expansion. This region has been witnessing rapid technological development, offering massive scope for players in the market. A persistent rise in the demand for smartphones and tablets is also expected to drive the Asia Pacific rugged electronics market over the forecast period.

Regions in the RoW segment are expected to witness impressive growth during the forecast period due to the rising demand for rugged electronics in the oil and gas as well as power industries. Electronic devices used in the power industry need to be much more durable and resistant to pressure, heat, dust, and temperature and rugged electronics offer several advantages over conventional devices.

The key players in the global rugged electronics market include General Dynamics Corporation, Crystal Group Inc., DT Research Inc., Mountain Secure Systems, Siemens AG, MobileDemand, Schneider Electric SE, Xplore Technologies Corp., DRS Technologies Inc., and Panasonic Corporation.

Chapter 1 Preface    
1.1 Report Description    
1.2 Research Scope    
1.3 Key Take Away    
1.4 Research Methodology   
     
Chapter 2 Executive Summary   
   
Chapter 3 Market Overview    

3.1 Introduction    
3.2 Market Dynamics    
      3.2.1 Market Drivers   
      3.2.2 Market Restraints   
      3.2.3 Market Opportunities   
3.3 Rugged Electronics Market: Competitive Landscape   
3.4 Rugged Electronics Market: Competitive strategies adopted by major players  
3.5 Rugged Electronics Market: Market attractiveness analysis  
 
Chapter 4 Global Rugged Electronics Market: By Product type   
4.1 Rugged Electronics market: By Product type, Overview   
4.2 By Product Type: Revenue shares 2015 Vs 2024     
      4.2.1 Rugged Industrial Computing and Hand held Devices, Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast
      4.2.2 Rugged Tracking Devices Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast   
      4.2.3 Rugged Hardware Components Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast  
      4.2.4 Other Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast  

Chapter 5 Global Rugged Electronics Market: By End Users   
5.1 By type: Overview     
      5.1.1 By End Users: Revenue share     
      5.2.1 Mining and Metal Rugged Electronics Market Revenue, By End Users, 2015 - 2024: Revenue Forecast
      5.2.2 Power Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast   
      5.2.3 Chemical Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast   
      5.2.4 Transportation Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast  
      5.2.5 Healthcare Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast   
      5.2.6 Defense Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast  
      5.2.7 Aerospace Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast   
      5.2.8 Adventure Sports Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast  
      5.2.8 Others Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024: Revenue Forecast
  
Chapter 6 Global Rugged Electronics Market: By Region   
6.1 By Region: Overview   
      6.1.1 By Region: Revenue Share 
      6.2.1 North America Rugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024: Revenue Forecast  
      6.2.2 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024 
      6.2.3 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024  
      6.2.4 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024 
      6.3.1 Europe Rugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024: Revenue Forecast  
      6.3.2 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024  
      6.3.3 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024   
      6.3.4 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024 
      6.4.1 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024: Revenue Forecast  
      6.4.2 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024  
      6.4.3 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024 
      6.4.4 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024        
      6.5.1 RoWRugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024: Revenue Forecast  
      6.5.2 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024  
      6.5.3 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024  
      6.5.4 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024 

Chapter 7 Company Profile    
7.1 Panasonic Corporation   
      7.1.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.1.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.1.3 Key Developments
      7.1.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.1.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.2 Xplore Technologies Corp.    
      7.2.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.2.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.2.3 Key Developments
      7.2.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.2.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.3 DRS Technologies Inc.   
      7.3.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.3.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.3.3 Key Developments
      7.3.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.3.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.4 Mountain Secure Systems   
      7.4.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.4.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.4.3 Key Developments
      7.4.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.4.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.5 DT Research Inc.   
      7.5.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.5.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.5.3 Key Developments
      7.5.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.5.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.6 MobileDemand   
      7.6.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.6.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.6.3 Key Developments
      7.6.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.6.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.7 Crystal Group Inc   
      7.7.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.7.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.7.3 Key Developments
      7.7.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.7.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.8 Siemens AG    
      7.8.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.8.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.8.3 Key Developments
      7.8.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.8.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.9 General Dynamics Corporation   
      7.9.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.9.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.9.3 Key Developments
      7.9.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.9.5 Revenue and Operating Profits
7.10 Schneider Electric SE   
      7.10.1 Company Details (HQ, Foundation Year, Employee Strength)
      7.10.2 Market Presence, By Segment and Geography
      7.10.3 Key Developments
      7.10.4 Strategy and Historical Roadmap
      7.10.5 Revenue and Operating Profits

List of Figures 

FIG. 1 Market Share of Key Players, 2014 (%)
FIG. 2 Market Attractiveness Analysis, by Type, 2014
FIG. 3 Global Rugged Electronics Market Revenue Share, By Product Type, 2015 Vs 2024 
FIG. 4 Global Rugged Industrial Computing and Hand held Devices Market, 2015 - 2024 (USD Billion) 
FIG. 5 Global Rugged Tracking Devices Market, 2015 - 2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 6 Global Rugged Hardware Components Market, 2015 - 2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 7 Global Other Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 8 Global Rugged Electronics  Market Revenue Share, By End Users, 2015 Vs 2024  
FIG. 9 Global Mining and Metal Rugged Electronics Market Revenue, By End Users, 2014 -2023 (USD Billion)
FIG. 10 Global Power Rugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 11 Global Chemical Rugged Electronics Market, 2015 - 2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 12 Global Transportation Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion) 
FIG. 13 Global Healthcare Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 14 Global Defense Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion))
FIG. 15 Global Aerospace Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 16 Global Adventure Sports Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 17 Global Others Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 18 Global Rugged Electronics Market Revenue Share, by Region, 2015-2024
FIG. 19 North America Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 20 Europe Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)
FIG. 21 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)  
FIG. 22 RoW Rugged Electronics Market, 2015-2024 (USD Billion)

List of Tables

TABLE 1 Global Rugged Electronics market snapshot (revenue), 2014 and 2023
TABLE 2 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024 
TABLE 3 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024 
TABLE 4 North America Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024 
TABLE 5 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024 
TABLE 6 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024 
TABLE 7 Europe Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024
TABLE 8 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024 
TABLE 9 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024 
TABLE 10 Asia Pacific Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024
TABLE 11 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By Product Type, 2015-2024 
TABLE 12 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, By End Users, 2015-2024 
TABLE 13 RoW Rugged Electronics Market: Revenue Forecast, by Country, 2015-2024

Rugged electronics are finding a bunch of application across a wide range of industries and services. The huge growth in application of drone and rugged cameras in security sector is expected to drive the demand for rugged electronics. The drones and cameras which are used for security purposes need to withstand harsh environments and need to be operational under extreme weather conditions, thus these devices need to be rugged. Rugged drones and cameras are widely used for maintaining security and surveillance in North America and Europe and the countries in Asia Pacific are rapidly adapting to this form oftechnologies. Rugged electronics manufacturer have developed latest technology like for example thePTZ Camera for critical mission application and severe weathers. These are new rugged cameras which are built to obtain high-quality Full HD surveillance images in extreme environment conditions.

Rugged electrics are electronic components, hardware, portable devices and other electronic components which are designed to function under harsh environmental conditions. There are three level of ruggedness, fully rugged, semi-rugged and ultra-rugged. Rugged electronics can withstand vibration, drops, dust, liquid damage and extreme temperatures. Rugged industrial computing and hand held devices are increasingly growing in demand and are expected to drive the global rugged electronics market over the forecast period in this report. Rugged industrial computing and hand held devices are standard laptops, tablets, smart phones and other portable computing devices like GPS among others with an enhanced version from its standard counterparts. The devices are manufactured with the same components but are much better protected..The rugged electronics market by product is segmented into four types: Industrial computing and hand held devices, tracking devices, rugged hardware devices, and others. Rugged hardware components refer to connectors, cables, power supply units, and computing peripheral devices which include mouse, keyboards, printers, audio speakers and other hardware.There is an increase in the demand for rugged memory cards. Rugged memory cards find application across a wide range of industries from defense, aerospace, and healthcare to the power and chemical industry among others.

The rugged electronics market by end users is segmented into nine segments: mining and metal, power, chemicals, transportation, healthcare, defense, aerospace, adventure sports and others.Mining and metal industry are expected to drive the demand for rugged electronics over the forecast period. Rugged electronics are required for vehicle tracking, timekeeping, monitoring different processes, and real-time communication applications. The monitoring of different processes is very intensive and since the processes are conducted under harsh conditions, a number of rugged electronic devices are used. Thus, with growing technological innovation, it is expected that the demand for rugged electronics would grow over the forecast period.

Geographically the global rugged electronics market has been broadly segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of the World. North America contributed for the largest revenue share for the global rugged electronics market in 2015 and is expected to continue dominating the market over the forecast period.

North America is the largest contributor to the global rugged electronics market and is expected to experience steady growth during the forecast period. Aerospace and the defence industry are expected to grow during the forecast period and this is expected to drive the demand for rugged electronics. Adoption of rugged electronics in the power industry is increasing as some of the biggest power industries are based in North America. This is anticipated to drive demand for rugged electronics in the region. North America leads the global healthcare industry. Growing demand for rugged electronics in the healthcare industry is expected to drive the market in the region during the forecast period.

The key players operating in the rugged electronics market are Panasonic Corporation (Osaka, Japan), Xplore Technologies Corp. (United States), DRS Technologies Inc. (United States), Mountain Secure Systems (United States), DT Research Inc. (United States), MobileDemand (United States), Crystal Group Inc. (United States), Siemens AG (Munich, Germany), GENERAL DYNAMICS (United States), Schneider Electric SE (RueilMalmaison, France).

This report provides strategic analysis of the rugged electronics market and the growth forecast for the period 2015 to 2024. The report covers competitive analysis of various market segments based on product type and end users and an in depth cross sectional analysis of the rugged electronics market is provided across different geographic segments.

The rugged electronics market has been segmented as follows:

Global Rugged Electronics Market: By Product type

  • Industrial computing and hand held devices
  • Tracking devices
  • Rugged Hard Ware Devices
  • Others

Global Rugged Electronics Market: By End Users

  • Mining and Metal
  • Power
  • Chemicals
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Defense
  • Aerospace
  • Adventure Sports
  • Others

Global Rugged Electronics Market: By Geography

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Italy
    • France
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
    • China
    • India
    • Japan
    • South Korea
    • Taiwan
    • Rest of APAC
  • Rest of the World
    • South America
    • Middle East
    • Africa


 
 
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