Global Smart Card Market in the Government Sector 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Gemalto, Giesecke & Devrient, Oberthur Technologies and Morpho

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Dublin, July 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/xbqdgc/global_smart_card) has announced the addition of the "Global Smart Card Market in the Government Sector 2014-2018" report to their offering.

Smart cards are used across various end-user segments for a variety of applications. Smart cards are used extensively for a range of purposes, from basic identification to border security management. Government e-ID cards are cards issued by national governments which give every national a way to prove their identity and residence in their respective country. Various governments have been using smart cards for various applications, benefiting both citizens and government.

Governments across the globe have been able to reduce costs, increase operational efficiency, and manage national databases better by issuing smart cards to their citizens. Many governments have already issued or are in the process of issuing smart cards to their respective citizens, while the rest are planning to implement various smart card projects. The Global Smart Card market in the Government sector is witnessing steady growth and this trend is expected to continue during the forecast period.

The analysts forecast the Global Smart Card market in the Government sector will grow at a CAGR of 10.4 percent by revenue and 8.5 percent by unit shipments over the period 2013-2018.

The Global Smart Card market in the Government sector can be divided into three segments: e-passport, e-DL and e-ID. These are the major applications of smart cards in the Government sector.

The report, the Global Smart Card Market in the Government Sector 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the APAC region, Europe, Latin America, the MEA region, and North America; it also covers the Global Smart Card market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.


Key Topics Covered:

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

04. Market Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape

07. Market Segmentation by Application

08. Geographical Segmentation

09. Buying Criteria

10. Market Growth Drivers

11. Drivers and their Impact

12. Market Challenges

13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

14. Market Trends

15. Trends and their Impact

16. Vendor Landscape

17. Key Vendor Analysis

18. Other Reports in this Series


Companies Mentioned:

  • Gemalto NV
  • Giesecke & Devrient GmbH
  • Oberthur Technologies
  • Morpho SA
  • DataCard Corp.
  • Eastcompeace Technology Co. Ltd.
  • IRIS Corp. Bhd
  • Muehlbauer AG


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