Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Global Commercial Aircraft Manufacturing industry is expected to grow in the five years to 2014 as operators replace their fleets due to the strengthening economy. Increased air travel over the period will also bolster demand. These trends are expected to continue in the five years to 2019... read more
Over the next five years, aircraft demand from emerging economies is projected to grow strongly. As such, business locations are segmented according to projected shipment values of commercial aircraft. Data is primarily sourced from major player Boeing's Current Market Outlook and adjusted through IBISWorld estimates.
The United States is a major manufacturer of commercial aircraft, engines, parts and related aerospace products and components. Major players Boeing, General Electric and United Technologies Corporation are headquartered in the United States. However, US aircraft manufacturers lost market share to European manufacturers, particularly industry major player Airbus Group (formerly European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company)... read more