Global Infrared Imaging Technology Market to 2026 – Organizations Rise with Thermal Imaging to Restore Operations and Ensure Business Continuity –

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The global infrared imaging technology market, valued at USD 5.4 billion in 2022, is projected to reach a revised size of USD 7 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 6.3% during the analysis period.

In 2022, the US market is estimated at $2.4 billion, and by 2026, China will reach $603 million.

The infrared imaging technology market in the US is estimated to reach USD 2.4 billion in 2022. China, the world’s second largest economy, is projected to reach a projected market size of US$ 603 million by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 7.7% during the analysis period. Other geographic markets worth noting include Japan and Canada, each forecast to grow by 5.6% and 5.9%, respectively, over the analysis period. In Europe, Germany is projected to grow at around 6.1% CAGR.

The market is expected to witness strong growth opportunities due to growing demand from the non-industrial sector, growing adoption of new end-use applications, technological advancement in IR imaging technology, growing use of security and surveillance applications, increasing availability of affordable infrared cameras. .

Up to $4.1 billion by 2026 by applications, security and surveillance segments

The global security and video surveillance market by application segment is valued at USD 3.2 billion in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 4.1 billion by 2026, displaying a CAGR of 6.1% during the analysis period. The United States is the largest regional market in the security and surveillance segment, accounting for 42.8% of global sales. China is poised to register the fastest CAGR of 7.6% during the analysis period to reach USD 417.6 million by the end of the analysis period.

Choose competitors (total 55 recommended):

  • Allied Vision Technologies GmbH

  • Axis Communications AB

  • Bosch Security Systems, Inc.

  • FLIR Systems, Inc.

  • Fluke Corporation

  • General Dynamics Mission Systems, Inc.

  • Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd.

  • L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

  • Leonardo DRS

  • Linred

  • New visualization technologies

  • Opgal Optronic Industries

  • Sensors Unlimited, Inc.

  • Xenix N.V

  • Zhejiang Dali Technology Co., Ltd

Key topics covered:




  • Influencer Market Insights

  • The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the looming economic recession

  • The impact of COVID-19 on infrared imaging technology

  • Thermal imaging as a promising method of fever screening to avoid the storm of COVID-19

  • Cautions for using infrared/thermal imaging to detect fever

  • Suppliers celebrate thermal imaging systems to combat the challenge of COVID-19

  • Organizations rise with thermal imaging to restore operations and ensure business continuity

  • Infrared cameras, once a niche market, are seeing increased demand due to COVID-19



  • The growing importance of IR technology in industrial imaging applications

  • The growing popularity of infrared cameras in inspection and quality control applications

  • The rapid evolution of the role of Industry 4.0 and the Smart Factory for future expansion

  • Key Industry 4.0 Technologies: Global Market Size (US$ Billion) for Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Smart Factory, Advanced Analytics, Service Robotics and Smart Machines to 2020

  • Thermal imagers for remote temperature measurement

  • Increasing demand for infrared imaging products in non-industrial sectors

  • Steady demand for infrared imaging technology in military applications

  • With defense budgets under severe pressure, the infrared imaging market is going through tough times

  • Global defense spending in billions of US dollars, 2001–2019

  • Leading countries in the ranking of defense budgets in billions of US dollars for 2019

  • Shifting budget priorities affect defense spending, affecting the infrared imaging market

  • Japan’s defense budget: before and after COVID-19 (US$ billion) 2021-2023

  • UK Defense Budget: Pre- and Post-COVID-19 Comparison (US$ billion) 2021-2023

  • Increasing territorial conflicts and border disputes prompt a focus on better surveillance and target identification

  • Number of terrorist incidents and deaths related to terrorism worldwide: 2011-2018.

  • The focus on soldier modernization programs is driving the market growth

  • Improving target identification, threat assessment and monitoring: core capabilities of IR imaging systems

  • US companies offer support to the US Air Force for the development of EO/RF related technologies

  • Infrared imaging technology has found an advantage in infrared missile guidance

  • Thermal cameras: an important border protection system

  • Infrared and thermal cameras are used in ISR

  • Advanced LWIR technology to power a thermal imaging camera at room temperature

  • LWIR thermal imagers with excellent dynamic range

  • Security and surveillance applications have significant potential for the infrared imaging market

  • New applications of SWIR cameras to drive the market

  • The growing role of infrared imaging technology in gas detection

  • Global gas leak detection and repair market by technology (in %) 2020E

  • IR imaging technology is increasingly being used in the healthcare sector

  • Infrared cameras for medical diagnostics

  • IR imaging cameras are becoming increasingly popular for screening for COVID-19

  • Autonomous vehicles integrate IR imaging technology

  • Global Forecasted Penetration Rate (%) of Autonomous Vehicles for 2021, 2023 and 2025

  • As the aviation industry looks to resume normal operations, demand for IR imaging systems will grow

  • Estimated losses in the global aviation industry (in billions of US dollars)

  • The consumer electronics industry is witnessing an increase in the use of IR technology

  • IR imaging cameras: detection of IR radiation

  • The main options for using thermal imaging cameras

  • Thermal imaging camera glitches

  • Infrared cameras help identify and correct distortions in production

  • New applications of infrared imaging technology: a review

  • Technological advances in IR imaging technology and the development of low-cost cameras to advance the market




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