U.S. Bulletproof Glass Market, By End-User (Automotive, Military, Construction, Banking and Finance and Others), Application (Defense and VIP Vehicles, Government and Law Enforcement, Cash-In-Transit Vehicles, Commercial Buildings, ATM Booths and Teller Stations and Others), Security Levels (Level-1, Level-2, Level-3, Level-4 to 8, Others) - Industry Trends and Forecast to 2030.
U.S. Bulletproof Glass Market Analysis and Size
An increase in the number of burglaries and bank robberies in the United States is the major reasons for the high demand for the bullet proof glasses in this region. Furthermore, the United States is the largest exporter, manufacturer and consumer of bullet-proof glasses because of heavy spending in its military budget. For instance, United States defense outlays in 2018 was USD 621.7 billion and increased to the amount of more than USD 675 billion in 2019. As a result of this, the demand for the bulletproof glass increases, which will expected surge the growth of the market.
Data Bridge Market Research analyses that the bulletproof glass market is expected to reach USD 3,754.22 billion by 2030, which is USD 2,105 billion in 2022, registering a CAGR of 7.5% during the forecast period of 2023 to 2030. In addition to the insights on market scenarios such as market value, growth rate, segmentation, geographical coverage, and major players, the market reports curated by the Data Bridge Market Research also include in-depth expert analysis, geographically represented company-wise production and capacity, network layouts of distributors and partners, detailed and updated price trend analysis and deficit analysis of supply chain and demand..
U.S. Bulletproof Glass Market Scope and Segmentation
2023 to 2030
2021 (Customizable to 2015-2020)
Revenue in USD Billion, Volumes in Units, Pricing in USD
End-User (Automotive, Military, Construction, Banking and Finance and Others), Application (Defense and VIP Vehicles, Government and Law Enforcement, Cash-In-Transit Vehicles, Commercial Buildings, ATM Booths and Teller Stations and Others), Security Levels (Level-1, Level-2, Level-3, Level-4 to 8, Others)
Market Players Covered
Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd (Japan), Saint-Gobain (France), SCHOTT AG (Germany), AGC Inc. (Japan), Taiwan Glass Industry Corporation (Taiwan), Asahi India Glass Limited (India), Guangzhou Topo Glass Co., Ltd. (China), PPG Industries, Inc. (U.S.), Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited., (China), Total Security Solutions (U.S.), Qingdao Tsing Glass Co. Limited (China), Dellner Romag (U.K.), Guardian Industries Holdings (U.S.), ESG (U.S.), Glasstronn India Private Limited (India)
Bulletproof glass is also called ballistic glass, bullet-resistant and transparent armor. It is a type of bullet-resistant thermoplastic that comprises traditional tempered glass. It is generally manufactured by using polycarbonate, thermoplastic, and laminated glass. Polycarbonate is used in bulletproof glass as a soft material. Laminated glass is also a safety glass that goals to hold the glass pieces together when shattered.
U.S. Bulletproof Glass Market Dynamics
- Increasing need for safety and protection
There is a rising need for safety and protection. In various industries, such as air traffic control, banking, finance, construction, science, government and education, bullet-proof glasses are in great demand because of increased security requirements. An increasing number of crime terrorist attacks and consequent vehicle developments to increase security is expected to impel the market growth.
- Growing investments in defense and military sector
Bullet proof glasses are used as ballistic protection in defense sector against any type of threat that could happen anytime. These transparent ballistic protection armors are widely used by militaries and defense across this region. According to a survey, in 2019, the United States has the military budget accounting for more than USD 675 billion in defense which is the highest in the all over the world.
- Major players are adopting various growth strategies for the expansion of market
The major market players are adopting various growth strategies, such as acquisitions and collaborations which will create lucrative opportunities for the growth of the bulletproof glass market in this region. For instance, Total Security Solutions extended its Michigan Manufacturing facility with the Grand Opening of a New Facility in 2019 to offer end-to-end bulletproof security services. This new facility is located just down the road from the former space with TSS's administrative and manufacturing capabilities.
- Increasing usage of bulletproof glass in automotive sector
Increasing usage of bulletproof glass in the automotive sector is expected to create lucrative opportunities for the growth of the market during the forecast period. For instance, in 2018, Tesla launched the Model S P100D, an electric car fitted with bulletproof security glass.
- High costs associated with the bulletproof glass
The high costs associated with the bulletproof glass is expected to hamper the growth of the market in this region during the forecast period. The testing of bulletproof glass is complex and wide-ranging which adds the cost to the bulletproof glass. As a result, governments and civilians cannot afford this, which will likely obstruct market growth.
- Non-compliance of standard qualities
Manufacturers in this region do not seem to fulfil the international quality standards due to insufficient research and development activities which eventually affects the export activities of the bulletproof glass. As a result of this, the market will negatively hampered during the forecast period.
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- In 2021, Vetrotech Saint-Gobain, a growing expert in fire safety and high-security glass solutions with expertise of over four decades, unveiled a new bullet-resistant glass, a 65mm thick Vetrogard. The product has been developed, tested and certified in India. Vetrotech's first-of-its-kind NIJ bullet-resistant glass in India has been tested to the NIJ standard for Level 3 bullet resistance.
U.S. Bulletproof Glass Market Scope
The bulletproof glass market is segmented on the basis of end-user, application and security levels. The growth amongst these segments will help you analyze meagre growth segments in the industries and provide the users with a valuable market overview and market insights to help them make strategic decisions for identifying core market applications.
- Banking and Finance
- Presidential Gatherings
- Election Department
- Defense and VIP Vehicles
- Government and Law Enforcement
- Cash-In-Transit Vehicles
- Commercial Buildings
- ATM Booths and Teller Stations
- Post Offices
- Jewellery Shop
- Retail Stores
- Gas Stations
- Police Stations
- Government Facilities
- Level-4 to 8
Competitive Landscape and Bulletproof Glass Market Share Analysis
The bulletproof glass market competitive landscape provides details by competitor. Details included are company overview, company financials, revenue generated, market potential, investment in research and development, new market initiatives, global presence, production sites and facilities, production capacities, company strengths and weaknesses, product launch, product width and breadth, application dominance. The above data points provided are only related to the companies' focus related to bulletproof glass market.
- Some of the major players operating in the bulletproof glass market are:
- Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd (Japan)
- Saint-Gobain (France)
- SCHOTT AG (Germany)
- AGC Inc. (Japan)
- Taiwan Glass Industry Corporation (Taiwan)
- Asahi India Glass Limited (India)
- Guangzhou Topo Glass Co., Ltd. (China)
- PPG Industries, Inc. (U.S.)
- Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited., (China)
- Total Security Solutions (U.S.)
- Qingdao Tsing Glass Co. Limited (China)
- Dellner Romag (U.K.)
- Guardian Industries Holdings (U.S.)
- ESG (U.S.)
- Glasstronn India Private Limited (India)