DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--The "Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market by Size - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) is a mechanical machine that moves along the surface or ground, whose task is to carry or transport something; it does not carry a human being. The UGV provides a flexible robotic platform, along with providing multipurpose mobility support. The major applications of the vehicles are in the defense sector; it includes providing surveillance information and carrying supplies, and assists in explosive activation. Moreover, the vehicles are used in emergency services that include police and ambulance.

Reduction in risk of human life and impressive vehicle combat performance drive the market. Moreover, increased demand in civilian applications, which includes homeland security and commercial purpose also fuel the growth. The cuts in defense budgets by the developed countries and the restricted battery life of the vehicles limit the market growth. However, rise in demand to increase operational efficiency and demand for autonomous control systems are some of the lucrative market opportunities for the unmanned ground vehicle market.

The unmanned ground vehicle market is segmented on the basis of size, mode of locomotion, operation, application, and geography. On the basis of size, the market is divided into small, lightweight, medium, and heavy. The mode of locomotion includes tracked, wheeled, and legged. On the basis of operation, the market is bifurcated into teleoperated and automated. Based on application, the market is categorized into defense and commercial. The small size type segment dominated the market in 2016.

Companies Mentioned:

Armtrac Limited Northrop Grumman Corporation DOK-ING Cobham plc. HORIBA MIRA Ltd. ICOR Technology General Dynamics Corporation RE2, Inc Clearpath Robotics Inc Endeavor Robotics

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Market Overview

Chapter 4 Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market, By Type

Chapter 5 Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market, By Security Type

Chapter 6 Unmanned Ground Vehicle Market, By Geography

Chapter 7 Company Profiles

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: DEFENSE OTHER DEFENSE

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