Global C4ISR Market to Reach US$ 184.8 Billion by 2032, Propelled by Considerable Rise in Security Threats and Geopolitical Tensions

June 02, 2023 | Technology & Media

According to the latest report by IMARC Group, titled “C4ISR Market Report by Platform (Land, Naval, Airborne, Space), Solution (Products, Services), End-Use Sector (Defense, Commercial), Application (Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance, Electronic Warfare, Computers, Communication, Command & Control, and Others), and Region 2024-2032”, the global C4ISR market size reached US$ 131.7 Billion in 2023. C4ISR stands for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, which is an important component used in defense operations. It encompasses a wide range of systems including land-based radars, binoculars, and communication satellites. C4ISR facilitates stronger defense and strategic decision-making by offering actionable intelligence and improved situational awareness. It collects and analyzes information from multiple sources, conducts analysis, and shares it with relevant entities for coordinated action. As a result, it is extensively used to enhance situational awareness by providing decision-makers with timely information and utilizing appropriate equipment and frameworks. Some of the advantages provided by C4ISR include improved battlefield visibility, efficient transmission of critical data and better war strategy development.

Global C4ISR Market Trends:

The market is majorly driven by the rising need to counter emerging security challenges across the globe. This can be attributed to a considerable rise in security threats, including terrorism, cyber warfare, and geopolitical tensions. In line with this, continual technological advancements in sensors, data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI), and unmanned aerial systems are providing an impetus to the market. Moreover, an enhanced focus on modernization of existing defense infrastructure is creating a positive market outlook. In addition to this, the shifting styles of modern warfare, such as network-centric warfare, is resulting in a higher uptake of networked C4ISR systems for achieving superior battlefield awareness and coordination. The market is further fueled by the increasing adoption of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for data collection, analysis, and communication. Apart from this, rising military expenditure, particularly in regions with ongoing conflicts or heightened tensions, is leading to higher investments in C4ISR technology. Some of the other factors contributing to the market include rapid urbanization, growing emphasis on border security and maritime domain awareness, and extensive research and development (R&D) activities. On account of the aforementioned factors, the market is anticipated to reach a value of US$ 184.8 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a CAGR of 3.7% during 2024-2032.

Market Summary:

  • Based on the platform, the market has been segmented into land, naval, airborne, and space.
  • On the basis of the solution, the market has been divided into products and services.
  • Based on the end use sector, the market has been categorized into defense and commercial.
  • On the basis of the application, the market has been classified into intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, electronic warfare, computers, communication, command and control, and others.
  • On the geographical front, the market has been segregated into North America (the United States and Canada), Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia and others), Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia and others), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico and others), and Middle East and Africa.
  • The competitive landscape of the market has been studied in the report with the detailed profiles of the key players. Some of these players include CACI International Inc., BAE Systems, General Dynamics Corporation, Elbit Systems, L3Harris Technologies, Inc., Leonardo S.P.A., Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Rheinmetall, Rockwell Collins Inc., Saab AB, Serco, and Thales Group.

Report Scope:

Report Features Details
Base Year of the Analysis 2023
Historical Period 2018-2023
Forecast Period 2024-2032
Units US$ Billion
Segment Coverage Platform, Solution, End-Use Sector, Application, Region
Region Covered  Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
Countries Covered United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
Companies Covered CACI International Inc., BAE Systems, General Dynamics Corporation, Elbit Systems, L3Harris Technologies, Inc., Leonardo S.P.A., Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, Rheinmetall, Rockwell Collins Inc., Saab AB, Serco and Thales Group
Customization Scope 10% Free Customization
Report Price and Purchase Option Single User License: US$ 3899
Five User License: US$ 4899
Corporate License: US$ 5899
Post-Sale Analyst Support 10-12 Weeks
Delivery Format PDF and Excel through Email (We can also provide the editable version of the report in PPT/Word format on special request)

About Us:

IMARC Group is a leading market research company that offers management strategy and market research worldwide. We partner with clients in all sectors and regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their businesses.

IMARC’s information products include major market, scientific, economic and technological developments for business leaders in pharmaceutical, industrial, and high technology organizations. Market forecasts and industry analysis for biotechnology, advanced materials, pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, travel and tourism, nanotechnology and novel processing methods are at the top of the company’s expertise.

Contact Us:

134 N 4th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11249, USA
Americas:- +1 631 791 1145 | Africa and Europe :- +44-753-713-2163 | Asia: +91-120-433-0800

Need more help?

  • Speak to our experienced analysts for insights on the current market scenarios.
  • Include additional segments and countries to customize the report as per your requirement.
  • Gain an unparalleled competitive advantage in your domain by understanding how to utilize the report and positively impacting your operations and revenue.
  • For further assistance, please connect with our analysts.
Global C4ISR Market to Reach US$ 184.8 Billion by 2032, Propelled by Considerable Rise in Security Threats and Geopolitical Tensions
Purchase options

Benefits of Customization

Personalize this research

Triangulate with your data

Get data as per your format and definition

Gain a deeper dive into a specific application, geography, customer, or competitor

Any level of personalization

Get in Touch With Us

Phone: +1-631-791-1145


Phone: +91-120-433-0800


Phone: +44-753-713-2163


Client Testimonials

Aktive Services

IMARC made the whole process easy. Everyone I spoke with via email was polite, easy to deal with, kept their promises regarding delivery timelines and were solutions focused. From my first contact, I was grateful for the professionalism shown by the whole IMARC team. I recommend IMARC to all that need timely, affordable information and advice. My experience with IMARC was excellent and I can not fault it.

Read More
Greenfish S.A.

The IMARC team was very reactive and flexible with regard to our requests. A very good overall experience. We are happy with the work that IMARC has provided, very complete and detailed. It has contributed to our business needs and provided the market visibility that we required

Read More
Colruyt Group

We were very happy with the collaboration between IMARC and Colruyt. Not only were your prices competitive, IMARC was also pretty fast in understanding the scope and our needs for this project. Even though it was not an easy task, performing a market research during the COVID-19 pandemic, you were able to get us the necessary information we needed. The IMARC team was very easy to work with and they showed us that it would go the extra mile if we needed anything extra

Read More

Last project executed by your team was as per our expectations. We also would like to associate for more assignments this year. Kudos to your team.

Read More
Zee Media Corp. Ltd.

We would be happy to reach out to IMARC again, if we need Market Research/Consulting/Consumer Research or any associated service. Overall experience was good, and the data points were quite helpful.

Read More
Arabian Plastic Manufacturing Company Ltd.

The figures of market study were very close to our assumed figures. The presentation of the study was neat and easy to analyse. The requested details of the study were fulfilled. My overall experience with the IMARC Team was satisfactory.

Read More
Sumitomo Corporation

The overall cost of the services were within our expectations. I was happy to have good communications in a timely manner. It was a great and quick way to have the information I needed.

Read More
Hameln Rds

My questions and concerns were answered in a satisfied way. The costs of the services were within our expectations. My overall experience with the IMARC Team was very good.

Read More
Quality Consultants BV

I agree the report was timely delivered, meeting the key objectives of the engagement. We had some discussion on the contents, adjustments were made fast and accurate. The response time was minimum in each case. Very good. You have a satisfied customer.

Read More
TATA Advanced Systems Limited

We would be happy to reach out to IMARC for more market reports in the future. The response from the account sales manager was very good. I appreciate the timely follow ups and post purchase support from the team. My overall experience with IMARC was good.

Read More

IMARC was a good solution for the data points that we really needed and couldn't find elsewhere. The team was easy to work, quick to respond, and flexible to our customization requests.

Read More