Ballistic Composites Market Size

Statistics for the 2023 & 2024 Ballistic Composites market size, created by Mordor Intelligence™ Industry Reports. Ballistic Composites size report includes a market forecast to 2029 and historical overview. Get a sample of this industry size analysis as a free report PDF download.

Market Size of Ballistic Composites Industry

Ballistic Composites Market Summary
Study Period 2019-2029
Market Size (2024) USD 1.91 Billion
Market Size (2029) USD 2.36 Billion
CAGR (2024 - 2029) > 4.00 %
Fastest Growing Market North America
Largest Market North America

Major Players

Ballistic Composites Market Major Players

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Ballistic Composites Market Analysis

The Ballistic Composites Market size is estimated at USD 1.91 billion in 2024, and is expected to reach USD 2.36 billion by 2029, growing at a CAGR of greater than 4% during the forecast period (2024-2029).

The COVID-19 pandemic was a mixed bag for the Ballistic Composites Market. While it presented challenges due to supply chain disruptions, demand fluctuations, and economic uncertainty, it also spurred innovation, highlighted new opportunities in security and sustainability, and potentially accelerated the adoption of beneficial technologies in manufacturing. The long-term impact of the pandemic is evident, but the market's adaptability and the ongoing need for high-performance protection materials suggest a promising future.

  • One of the major factors driving the market is the increasing demand from the defense and aerospace industries, as modern warfare emphasizes lightweight and comfortable body armor that provides adequate ballistic protection without compromising mobility.
  • On the flip side, the processing and manufacturing of ballistic composites often involve complex and labor-intensive techniques. It drove up the costs and may act as a hindrance to the growth of the market studied.
  • The rise in defense expenditures and budgets of many countries and the demand for lightweight materials for protection against ballistic threats are likely to act as opportunities in the forecast period.
  • North America dominated the market across the world, with the most significant consumption from countries such as the United States and Canada.

Ballistic Composites Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2024 - 2029)