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Forensic Technologies Market By Technology Type (DNA Testing, Chemical Analysis, Automated Liquid Handling Technology, Capillary Electrophoresis, Biometric/Fingerprint Analysis, Firearm Analysis, Others), By Application (Pharmacogenetics, Biodefense & Biosurveillance, Judicial/Law Enforcement, Digital Forensics, Others) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2018 – 2026

Published: Nov 2018 | Report Code: 59451-11-18

Industry Outlook

The global forensic technologies market held US$ 3,939.6 Mn in 2017 and expected to grow at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.4% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2026. Some of the most significant factors driving the growth of global forensic technologies market are growing crime rates worldwide, increasing government measures to prevent terrorist attacks and demand for portable and quick forensic technologies at the site of crime. The market is simultaneously driven by technological advancements and applications in DNA testing, fingerprint tracing and ballistic surveillance. Growing cases of cybercrimes have made both private and public sectors vulnerable to attacks. The capability of forensic technologies have developed leading to drop in prices of forensic analysis and expanded use of forensic services. Moreover, enhanced computer data and mobile device recovery, improved fingerprint recovery, real-time DNA sequencers for DNA identification and sensing technologies to improve drugs and explosive detection are the driving the demand for forensic technologies market. Portability of DNA profiling technologies for crime scenes, and development of facial recognition, biometrics and scanning are other factors that have increased practical application, reduced per unit costs of forensic application and enhanced market penetration of the forensic technologies market.

Market Synopsis

Forensic Technologies Market

Technological advancements to drive the Forensics Technologies Market

The forensic sector is the one of the most growing business sector of the modern economy owing to technological changes and growing social demands. In 2017, polymerase chain reaction held the largest share in the global forensic technologies market owing to growth in DNA testing. For instance, DNA testing has led to initiation of Innocence Project in the U.S., which resulted in acquitting of 350 innocent Americas in 2017. Capillary electrophoresis is expected to exhibit fastest growth rate during the forecast period due to benefit such as increased resolution, higher speed, minimal consumption of sample, ease in handling and reduced risk of contamination.

Forensic Technologies Market

North America Dominated the Global Forensic Technologies Market

In 2017, North America held the largest share in the global forensic technologies market owing to growing crime rates in the region, increased need for forensic research and access to latest technologically advanced forensic techniques. U.S. accounted for the lion’s share in North America. There has been an increase in the forensic laboratories in the country. For instance, the number of forensic laboratories rose from 300 in 1999 to 475 in 2017 owing to the growing demand for forensic analysis. Moreover, market experts suggest that the rate of digital crimes such as data espionage, cyber-based terrorism, computer intrusions, hacking, malware, and others are relatively higher in the Americas region. Europe is the second largest region in the global forensic technologies market, whereas Asia Pacific is projected to grow at fastest rate owing to growing crime rates in India, China other Asian countries. There is a growing demand for forensic investigation in telecom, power, oil and gas, railways and airports due to terrorism and increasing crimes in the region.

Forensic Technologies Market

Historical & Forecast Period

2016 – Historical Year

2017 – Base Year

2018-2026 – Forecast Period

This research report presents the analysis of each segment from 2016 to 2026 considering 2017 as the base year for the research. Compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each respective segments calculated for the forecast period from 2018 to 2026.

Forensic Technologies Market

Report Scope by Segments

Forensic Technologies market report furnishes quantitative analysis along with its latest market trends. The market is segmented based on technology type, application type, and geography.

By Technology Type (2016–2026; US$ Mn)

  • DNA Testing
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
  • Next-Generation Sequencing
  • Microarrays
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Automated Liquid Handling Technology
  • Capillary Electrophoresis
  • Biometric/Fingerprint Analysis
  • Firearm Analysis
  • Others

By Application (2016 – 2026; Mn)

  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Biodefense & Biosurveillance
  • Judical/Law Enforcement
  • Digital Forensics
  • Others

Geography Segment (2016–2026; US$ Mn)

  • North America
    • U.S.
    • Canada
  • Europe
    • U.K.
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • China
    • Japan
    • Rest of APAC
  • Latin America (LATAM)
    • Brazil
    • Mexico
    • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East and Africa (MEA)
    • GCC
    • Rest of Middle East and Africa

Market is studied in order to understand the current dynamics and future trends in the global forensic technologies market. The study includes market size and forecast for all considered segments presented in the report for the period from 2016 to 2026, along with respective compound annual growth rate (CAGRs) for the forecast period from 2018 to 2026, considering 2017 as the base year. The key players currently engaged in forensic technologies market include Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc., Agilent Technologies, Inc., SPEX Forensics, Eurofins Scientific, LGC Forensics among others. The companies are engaged in launch of DNA testing products and chemical analysis products for forensic investigation. In September 2018, Thermo Fisher Scientific launched single quadruple mass spectrometry for LC-MS routine analysis.

Key questions answered in this report

  • How the global forensic technologies market will perform during the forecast period from 2018 to 2026?
  • What are the latest trends in the forensic technologies market and valuable opportunities for key players?
  • Who are the leading players in the global forensic technologies market?
  • Which is the leading/and fastest region in the global forensic technologies market?
  • What are drivers and restrains governing the global forensic technologies market?

Chapter 1. Preface
1.1. Report Description
1.1.1. Study Purpose
1.1.2. Target Audience
1.1.3. USP and Key Offerings
1.2. Research Scope
1.3. Research Methodology
1.3.1. Phase I – Secondary Research
1.3.2. Phase II – Primary Research
1.3.3. Phase III – Expert Panel Review
1.3.4. Assumptions
1.4. Market Segmentation

Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Global Forensic Technologies Market Portraiture
2.2. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
2.3. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
2.4. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Mn)

Chapter 3. Forensic Technologies: Market Dynamics and Outlook
3.1. Market Overview
3.2. Drivers
3.3. Challenges
3.4. Opportunities
3.5. Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
3.6. Competitive Analysis: Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Key Players, 2017

Chapter 4. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
4.1. Overview
4.2. DNA Testing
4.2.1. Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
4.2.2. Next-Generation Sequencing
4.2.3. Microarrays
4.3. Chemical Analysis
4.4. Automated Liquid Handling Technology
4.5. Capillary Electrophoresis
4.6. Biometric/Fingerprint Analysis
4.7. Firearm Analysis
4.8. Others

Chapter 5. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
5.1. Overview
5.2. Pharmacogenetics
5.3. Biodefense & Biosurveillance
5.4. Judicial/Law Enforcement
5.5. Digital Forensics
5.6. Others

Chapter 6. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Geography, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.1. North America Forensic Technologies Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.1.1. North America Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.1.2. North America Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.1.3. North America Forensic Technologies Market, by Country, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.1.3.1. U.S.
6.1.3.2. Canada
6.2. Europe Forensic Technologies Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.2.1. Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.2. Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.3. Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.2.3.1. U.K.
6.2.3.2. Germany
6.2.3.3. Rest of Europe
6.3. Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.3.1. Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.2. Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.3. Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.3.3.1. China
6.3.3.2. Japan
6.3.3.3. Rest of Asia Pacific
6.4. Latin America Forensic Technologies Market Analysis, 2016 – 2026
6.4.1. Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.2. Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.3. Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.4.3.1. Brazil
6.4.3.2. Mexico
6.4.3.3. Rest of Latin America
6.5. Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, 2016 – 2026
6.5.1. Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.2. Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 - 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.3. Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
6.5.3.1. GCC
6.5.3.2. Rest of Middle East & Africa

Chapter 7. Company Profiles
7.1. Agilent Technologies, Inc.
7.1.1. Business Description
7.1.2. Financial Information (Subject to Data Availability)
7.1.3. Product Portfolio
7.1.4. News Coverage
7.2. GE Healthcare
7.3. Morpho Group
7.4. Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
7.5. Eurofins Scientific
7.6. SPEX Forensics
7.7. LGC Forensics
7.8. Neogen Corporation
7.9. NMS Labs
7.10. Forensic Pathways

Note: Modification in the list of company profiles or scope of the study can be incorporated on request.

FIG 1. Forensic Technologies Market: Research Methodology
FIG 2. Forensic Technologies: Market Segmentation
FIG 3. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG 4. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG 5. Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Mn)
FIG 6. Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
FIG 7. Competitive Analysis: Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Key Players, 2017
FIG 8. Global Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Market in DNA Testing, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 9. Global Next-Generation Sequencing Market in DNA Testing, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 10. Global Microarrays Market in DNA Testing, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 11. Global Chemical Analysis Market in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 12. Global Automated Liquid Handling Technology Market in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 13. Global Capillary Electrophoresis Market in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 14. Global Biometric/Fingerprint Analysis Market in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 15. Global Firearm Analysis Market in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 16. Global Other Technologies arket in Forensic Technologies, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 17. Global Pharmacogenetics Application in Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 18. Global Biodefense & Biosurveillance Application in Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 19. Global Judicial/Law Enforcement Application in Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 20. Global Digital Forensics Application in Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 21. Global Other Application in Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026(US$ Mn)
FIG 22. U.S. Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 23. Canada Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 24. U.K. Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 25. Germany Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 26. Rest of Europe Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 27. China Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 28. Japan Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 29. Rest of Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 30. Brazil Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 31. Mexico Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 32. Rest of Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 33. GCC Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)
FIG 34. Rest of Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, 2016-2026 (US$ Mn)

TABLE 1 Global Forensic Technologies Market Portraiture
TABLE 2 Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 3 Global Forensic Technologies Market, by DNA Testing, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 4 Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 5 Global Forensic Technologies Market, by Geography, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 6 North America Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 7 North America Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 8 North America Forensic Technologies Devices Market, by Country, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 9 Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 10 Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 11 Europe Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 12 Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 13 Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 14 Asia Pacific Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 15 Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 16 Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 17 Latin America Forensic Technologies Market, by Country/Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 18 Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 19 Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Application Type, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 20 Middle East & Africa Forensic Technologies Market, by Region, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Mn)
TABLE 21 Agilent Technologies, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 22 GE Healthcare: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 23 Morpho Group: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 24 Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 25 Eurofins Scientific: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 26 SPEX Forensics: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 27 LGC Forensics: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 28 Neogen Corporation: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 29 NMS Labs: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)
TABLE 30 Forensic Pathways: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Financial Information; Product Portfolio; Key Developments)

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