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Global ABC eGate and Kiosk Market Forecast
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Acuity projects that the rapidly evolving Automated Border Control (ABC) eGate and Kiosk market will generate more than $1.2 billion dollars in annual revenue by 2020. The total number of ABC eGates deployed as fully automated replacements for border control stations is projected to exceed 6,000 by 2020. An additional 33,000 specailized immigration self-service kiosks and eGates will be deployed at check-in, baggage drop, arrival halls, and boarding gates at airports, land borders, and seaports worldwide.

Europe will be the largest market for ABC eGates and kiosks generating more than $2 billion in revenues and representing a 47% total revenue market share from 2014 to 2020. Asia will follow with nearly $1 billion in revenues and a 22.5% revenue market share over the forecast period.

Airports will be the dominant sector in the ABC eGate and kiosk marketplace representing 95% of installed units and 93% of revenues in 2014. By 2020, airports cede ground to land borders and seaports but remain the clear market sector leader with more than 80% annual revenue and unit market share.

Airport ABC Industry Report

The global market for Airport ABC eGates and Kiosks is dynamic, diverse, and highly dependent on local policies and priorities. Revenues are projected to exceed $753 million annually by 2018 on track to reach $1 billion annually by 2020. This represents a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 19.5% over the forecast period. Total revenue dips slightly in 2015 then recovers and accelerates increasing 2.6 times from 2015 to 2018. More ...

APC Kiosk Deployment List

According to Acuity’s December 2016 count, there are 1436 operational Automated Passport Control (APC) kiosks located in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Dublin, Ireland and Abu Dhabi with another 57 targeted to go live by Spring 2017. This will bring the total number of APC Kiosks to 1493 at 49 airports by mid 2017. APC Kiosk deployments grew rapidly in 2014 and 2015 increasing from less than 200 to more than 1200. But growth tapered off in 2016. More ...

ABC eGate Deployment List

According to Acuity’s December 2016 count, there are currently 2122 operational ABC eGates worldwide. Nearly 36% of the total number of eGates deployed at all airports, seaports and land borders are in Europe with 38.5% deployed in Asia. However, Europe is the clear leader in airport deployments with nearly 44% of global airport eGate units. Acuity expects ABC eGate numbers to continue to grow as existing airport deployments expand and new airport deployments come on line. More ...

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