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February 11th, 2015
Growing Dependency on GIS for Disaster Management Will Fast-Track the GIS Market in China by 2019

The latest report by TechNavio focuses on the increased use of GIS technology across various systems like forest fire management, flood management and climate change, which has made GIS technology an effective tool for disaster management in China.

“Governments and natural resource sectors are heavily dependent on GIS for disaster management. The technology provides detailed information on an area’s geography, and any changes or deviations in the typical information can lead to an inspection by experts,” says Faisal Ghaus, Vice President of TechNavio.

Furthermore, the report emphasizes increased investments in GIS software. The market is witnessing the presence of several large international GIS solution providers that are making huge investments, thus leading to high economic growth in China.

Key Information Covered in the Report:

  • Market segmentation, size and forecast through 2019
  • Market Growth Drivers:
    • Increased Use of GIS for Disaster Management
    • For a full detailed list, view our report.
  • Market Challenges:
    • Availability of Open-source GIS Software
    • For a full detailed list, view our report.
  • Market Trends:
    • Increased Investments in GIS Software
    • For a full detailed list, view our report.
  • Key Vendors:
    • Autonavi Holdings Ltd.
    • HERE
    • Hexagon AB
    • NavInfo Co. Ltd.
  • Other Prominent Vendors:
    • Autodesk
    • Beijing Supermap
    • Bentley System
    • China Information Technology

TechNavio currently has more than 3000 market research reports on a huge range of topics, including 150+ reports on the GIS market:

“The increased adoption of GIS solutions across different sectors has motivated large international vendors to make investments in providing GIS solutions in China,” says Ghaus.