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									                                     The Global Military Infrastructure and
                                     Logistics Market 2012–2022 - SWOT Analysis:
                                     Market Profile




Reference Code: DF0680MP

Publication Date: July 2012




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1      Introduction ........................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1 What is this Report About? ................................................................................................................4
    1.2 Definitions .........................................................................................................................................4
    1.3 Summary Methodology .....................................................................................................................5
    1.4 About Strategic Defence Intelligence (www.strategicdefenceintelligence.com)..................................6
2      SWOT Analysis of the Military Infrastructure and Logistics Market ................................. 7
    2.2 Strengths...........................................................................................................................................8
       2.2.1      Global militarytensions driving demand .................................................................................................. 8
       2.2.2      Modernization initiatives driving the market ............................................................................................ 8
       2.2.3      Large number of US military bases – both domestic and overseas ......................................................... 9
    2.3 Weaknesses ...................................................................................................................................10
       2.3.1      Prohibitive costs .................................................................................................................................. 10
       2.3.2      Lack of dedicated logistics department and cadre in some countries .................................................... 10
    2.4 Opportunities...................................................................................................................................11
       2.4.1      Renewable energy ............................................................................................................................... 11
       2.4.2      Logistics outsourcingto present opportunities to the private sector ....................................................... 11
    2.5 Threats............................................................................................................................................12
       2.5.1      US and European economic crisis ....................................................................................................... 12
       2.5.2      Shrinking military expenditure to impact demand for military infrastructure and logistics systems.......... 12

3      Appendix .............................................................................................................................. 13
    3.1 Methodology ...................................................................................................................................13
    3.2 Contact us .......................................................................................................................................13
    3.3 About SDI........................................................................................................................................13
    3.4 Disclaimer .......................................................................................................................................13




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LIST OF TABLES
Table 1: SWOT Analysis of the Military Infrastructure and Logistics Market ................................................................................................................ 7




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INTRODUCTION


1 Introduction
 1.1    What is this Report About?

       This report offers detailed SWOT analysis of the global military infrastructure and logistics market. It provides
       detailed characteristics of the military infrastructure and logistics market determining the strengths,
       weaknesses, opportunities and threats.


       SWOT analysis of the military infrastructure and logistics market: a study of the military infrastructure
       and logistics industry’s characteristics, using SWOT analysis to determine its strengths, weaknesses,
       opportunities, and threats.

 1.2    Definitions

       For the purposes of this report, the following timeframes apply:

                Forecast Period: 2012 to 2022

       The following are definitions of military expenditure

                Capital expenditure (capex) covers research and development (R&D), procurement, maintenance,
                transportation, and storage of weaponry and other equipment. It also includes expenditure on
                aircraft and aero-engines, heavy and medium vehicles, naval equipment, and expenditure on the
                purchase of land, construction, plants, and machinery.

       The following are definitions of categories:

                Force Management is defined as the set of activities that focus on infrastructure building for military
                bases and other activities such as dining and laundry facilities, housing, sanitation, waste
                management, and postal services. Operations such as engineering and construction, and support to
                communication networks are also included.
                Installations Support is defined as the set of activities that extends from providing logistical
                support for the availability of spare parts of equipment and machinery, to enabling repair and
                maintenance of vehicles, aircraft, and other equipment in the battlefield.
                Central Logistics includes all activities that relate to inventory management, warehousing, and the
                delivery of food, water, fuel, spare parts, andother cargo to military personnel stationed in bases
                across the world.




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INTRODUCTION



       The following are miscellaneous definitions:

               Network-Centric Warfare (NCW) focuses on the effective linking and networking of forces
               dispersed across the battlefield, enabling the real-time transfer of information between them to
               generate a clear situational awareness, resulting in combat effectiveness.
               Asymmetric Warfare is a type of conflict in which a weaker force exploits the weaknesses o
								
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