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Land Mobile Radio (LMR) Systems

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Land Mobile Radio (LMR) Systems in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 31 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Axell Wireless Ltd.
Airbus DS Communications
DAMM Cellular Systems A/S
Datron World Communications, Inc.
EF Johnson Technologies, Inc.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW

  • A Prelude
  • Impact of the 2007-2009 Recession in Retrospect
  • Key Market Trends, Drivers & Issues
  • Growing Focus on Workplace Safety Spurs Investments in Commercial LMR Radios
  • Healthy Infrastructure Spending to Benefit Demand
  • Establishment of Emergency Response Teams Drives Demand
  • Growing Defense Budgets in Developing Countries Spur Demand for Military Land Mobile Radio (LMR)
  • Need for Secure Communications Provides a Fertile Environment for Growth
  • Emergence of TETRA Land Mobile Radio Solutions to Spur Demand
    • Table 1: Global TETRA Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Deployments by Market Sector - Business & Commerce, Government, Mining, Public Safety, Transport, Utilities and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Addition of Push to Talk Functionality to Traditional LMR Systems Extends a Fillip to Growth
    • Integration of PTT with LMR to Boost Adoption among Commercial/Corporate Users
  • Competition Spurs Increase in R&D Investments
  • Low Cost, Convenience & Ease of Use Drive Market Adoption
  • Growing Awareness Encourages Adoption Among Commercial Businesses
    • Table 2: Global Professional Mobile Radio (PMR) Market (2013 & 2017): Percentage Share Breakdown of Number of Installed Units by Category (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Technological Advancements Push the Boundaries of LMR Services
  • Transition from Analog to Digital Radio Gains Momentum Worldwide
  • Rapid Penetration of 3G Cellular Networks Augment Adoption of LMR Systems
  • Launch of Public Safety LTE: A Challenge or Opportunity
  • Interoperability: A Key Success Factor
  • FCC Narrowbanding Mandate Encourages LMR Expansion
  • Poor User Experience Leads to End-User Disillusionment
  • Costs Considerations Bother the Market
  • Competitive Scenario
    • Table 3: Leading Players in the Global Land Mobile Radio Systems Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for HYT, ICOM, Kenwood, Motorola and Vertex Standard (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 4: Leading Players in the North American LMR Market (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for EF Johnson Technologies, Harris, ICom, Kenwood, Motorola and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Market Outlook

2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • Introduction
  • Private Mobile Radio & Public Land Mobile Radio
  • LMR System Architectures: Conventional Vs Trunked
  • Conventional Radio Systems
  • Trunked Radio Systems
  • Frequency Allocation
  • Types of LMR Technologies
  • TETRAPOL
  • Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
    • Advantages of TETRA over GSM
    • TETRA Operation Modes
      • Trunked Mode Operation (TMO)
      • Direct Mode Operation (DMO)
    • TETRA Standards and Interfaces
    • TETRA Vs. Conventional Radio Systems
      • Easy to Use and Secure
      • One-to-One Calling
      • Higher Voice Quality
  • Project 25 / APCO 25 (P25)
    • P25 Phases
      • Phase 1
      • Phase 2
      • Phase 3
    • P25 Open Interfaces
    • Advantages of P25
      • Interoperability
      • Support Multiple Vendors Sourcing
      • Backwards Compatibility
      • Encryption Capability
      • Spectrum Efficiency
      • Improved Audio Quality
      • Enhanced Functions
    • TETRA Vs. P25
  • Digital Mobile Radio (DMR)
  • dPMR
    • Key Features: PMR446 vs. dPMR
    • Advantages
    • Applications and Markets
  • NXDN Land Mobile Radio
  • IP-Based LMR Service
  • Specialized Mobile Radio (SMR)
  • Others
  • LMR Vs Cellular Technology
  • LMR Technology Vs. Cellular Technology: A Comparative Study
  • End-Users of LMR Systems
  • Public Safety Radio Services
    • Police Radio Service
    • Fire Radio Service
    • Local Government Radio Service
    • Highway Maintenance Radio Service
  • Land Transportation Radio Services
    • Motor Carrier Radio Service
    • Railroad Radio Service
    • Taxicab Radio Service
    • Automobile Emergency Radio Service

3. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

  • KENWOOD Unveils New Pocket-Sized Protalk® Radio
  • KENWOOD Introduces New Phase 2 P25 Portable Radio
  • Hytera Rolls Out New Hytera Portable Radios
  • Motorola Launches Multiband P25 Radio
  • Motorola Solutions Releases New Models of MOTOTRBO™
  • Datron Introduces New Spectre V® Tactical VHF Handheld Radio
  • Codan Introduces HiveNet and Vizor Tactical Repeaters
  • Icom America Rolls Out F3210D Series Land Mobile Radio
  • Icom Releases Multisite Trunking Digital Mobile Radio

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • Hytera Implements TETRA Radio System in the Dominican Republic
  • Hytera Bags TETRA Projects from Shenzhen Metro
  • Motorola Solutions Takes Over Twisted Pair Solutions
  • JVCKENWOOD Acquires EF Johnson Technologies
  • Motorola Solutions and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Sign an Agreement
  • Cassidian Bags Contract for Supplying P25 LMR to the Westminster City
  • Vertex Standard Develops New eVerge™ Two-Way Radios
  • Motorola Solutions Develops Interoperable Public Safety Radio System
  • Cassidian Communications Announces Expansion in Canada
  • Codan Opens New Office in Dubai
  • INMARSAT Selects ESL Group as a Distribution Partner
  • Codan Takes Over Daniels Electronics
  • Kavveri Technologies Americas Takes Over Wireless Division of WPCS

5. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS

  • Axell Wireless Ltd. (UK)
  • Airbus DS Communications (US)
  • DAMM Cellular Systems A/S (Denmark)
  • Datron World Communications, Inc. (US)
  • EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (US)
  • Harris Corporation (USA)
  • Hytera Communications Corporation Ltd. (China)
  • ICOM Inc (Japan)
  • Kenwood USA Corporation (US)
  • Zetron, Inc. (US)
  • Midland Radio Corporation (US)
  • Motorola Solutions, Inc. (US)
  • PowerTrunk Inc. (US)
  • Raytheon Company (US)
  • RELM Wireless Corporation (US)
  • Sepura Plc (UK)
  • Tait Radio Communications Electronics Ltd. (New Zealand)
  • Thales Defense & Security, Inc. (US)
  • Vertex Standard LMR, Inc. (Japan)

6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 6: World Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: World 15-Year Perspective for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launches
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 8: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 9: US Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 11: Canadian Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 12: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: Japanese Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 14: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 15: European Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: European 15-Year Perspective for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4a. FRANCE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 17: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: French Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4b. GERMANY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 19: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: German Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4c. ITALY

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 21: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 22: Italian Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Product Launch
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 23: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: UK Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4e. SPAIN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 25: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: Spanish Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4f. RUSSIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 27: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: Russian Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4g. REST OF EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • DAMM Cellular Systems A/S - A Key Danish Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 29: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 30: Rest of European Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 31: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 32: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 33: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China, India and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Development
    • Hytera Communications Corporation Ltd. - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 34: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 35: Chinese Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. INDIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 36: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: Indian Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Tait Radio Communications Electronics Ltd. - A Leading New Zealand Company
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 38: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 39: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 40: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 41: Latin American Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 42: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Land Mobile Radio Systems by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Brazil and Rest of Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6a. BRAZIL

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 43: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 44: Brazilian Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6b. REST OF LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 45: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 46: Rest of Latin American Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Development
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 47: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual Revenues in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 48: Rest of World Historic Review for Land Mobile Radio Systems Market Analyzed with Annual revenues in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

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