Blockchain Market Size and Growth Analysis by 2028

report image

Blockchain Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Component (Solutions and Services), Application (Payments, Exchanges, Smart Contracts, Documentation, Digital Identity, Governance, Risk and Compliance, and Others), and Industry Vertical (BFSI, Retail, Government, Transportation and Logistics, Healthcare, Automotive, Media and Entertainment, and Others)

Publication Month: Jan 2022 | Report Code: TIPTE100002172 | No. of Pages: 190 | Category: Technology, Media and Telecommunications | Status: Published

The blockchain market is expected to grow from US$ 4,935.0 million in 2021 to US$ 227,996.6 million by 2028; it is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 72.9% from 2021 to 2028.

Blockchain technology and its applications in the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector have attracted a lot of attention in the past few years, majorly due to its ability to transform existing industries' foundations and business models. Presently, apart from cryptocurrency applications, the other major practical applications of Blockchain are still in the banking and financial sector; however, various companies and institutions are now rapidly developing Blockchain-based solutions to solve complex business problems. In general terms, Blockchain is a subset of a broader distributed ledger technology (DLT), and it combines three significant concepts – cryptography, smart contracts, and distributed ledger design. Distributed ledger technology (DLT) is a fast-emerging approach that records and shares data across various data stores/ledgers. DLT facilitates the recording, sharing, and synchronization of transactions and data across a distributed network of different network participants.

The global Blockchain market is anticipated to exhibit very high growth in the near future. Major driving factors contributing to the market growth include extensive adoption of Blockchain solutions in the BFSI sector; advantages such as higher transparency, higher operational efficiency, and substantial cost savings; and an increase in the number of innovative startups. During the forecast period, trends such as rising government support and initiatives and a combination of Blockchain and artificial intelligence for advanced applications are expected to provide exciting opportunities for the players operating in the Blockchain market.

Strategic Insights

Report Coverage - Blockchain Market
Report CoverageDetails
Market Size Value inUS$ 4,935.0 Million in 2021
Market Size Value byUS$ 227,996.6 Million by 2028
Growth rateCAGR of 72.9% from 2021 to 2028
Forecast Period2021-2028
Base Year2021
No. of Pages190
No. of Tables88
No. of Charts & Figures89
Historical data availableYes
Segments coveredComponent, Application, and Industry Vertical
Regional scopeNorth America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, South & Central America
Country scopeUS, Canada, Mexico, UK, Germany, Italy, France, India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, UAE, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Brazil, Argentina
Report coverageRevenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends
Free Sample Copy Available

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Blockchain Market

While the COVID-19 pandemic has posed significant issues for organizations worldwide, the Blockchain market has grown steadily during the crisis. Most crucially, throughout the epidemic, healthcare workers have moved to use chats, emails, phones, and video conversations to treat patients remotely, preventing the virus from spreading. The use of penetration testing tools for safe online transactions and conversational data increased due to this. The adoption of the Blockchain market by various firms to give optimal security during a chaotic environment is also a crucial element driving the Blockchain market vertical. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all aspects of society, including individuals and corporations. The internet ecosystem has become increasingly important globally. The reliance on online enterprises has expanded dramatically due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The internet is being used by BFSI, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing, retail, transportation and logistics, and other industries to provide critical services to consumers. The demand for a Blockchain has surged among vendors. Various governments and regulatory agencies have forced both public and private organizations to accept new techniques of teleworking and preserving social distance in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, digital business practices and the use of emails on home servers have become the new business continuity plan (BCP) for a variety of enterprises.

Lucrative Regions for Blockchain Market

Lucrative Regions for Blockchain Market

Get more information on this report :

Blockchain Market Insights

All the major industries worldwide, including BFSI, retail, logistics & transportation, healthcare, automotive, media & entertainment, and government, are embracing and investing in disruptive technologies such as Blockchain, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), big data, and predictive analytics. The rising adoption of Blockchain technology is driven by the successful use cases and proof of Blockchain concepts in various industries that resulted in increased transparency, enhanced operational efficiency, and reduced costs. The nature of businesses is becoming very competitive in every industry worldwide, and to compete efficiently, enterprises nowadays rely on technology integration into various business functions to increase operational transparency and efficiency.

Blockchain has several applications in the financial sector, including payments, capital markets, trade services, investment & wealth management, and securities & commodities exchanges. Substantial cost savings is one of the main drivers for the rising adoption of Blockchain in this sector.

The use of Blockchain technology made transactions more transparent across major industries. This transparency helps prevent fraud and unauthorized activities in industries, such as financial services, government, and healthcare, where sensitive data is shared among participants. Blockchain streamlines and automates the traditional, paper-heavy processes, which are time-consuming and prone to human error. This makes transactions fast and efficient, thus, increasing operational efficiency.

Cost reduction and cost savings are major priorities for any business. Blockchain eliminates unnecessary third parties or intermediaries to reduce time and costs. With all these advantages, Blockchain enables businesses to improve operational efficiency, transparency, lower operating costs, and thus, helps them enhance service quality and customer experience.

Component Segment Insights

Based on component, the blockchain market can be bifurcated into services and solution. The solution segment led the blockchain market. The increasing adoption of blockchain solutions due to their capacity to provide more transparency in financial transaction management in bitcoin, as well as increasing digitization, is propelling the blockchain market forward. Customers can use the market's blockchain platform to create private, public, and consortium-based blockchain environments and construct their own blockchain applications and solutions. People, products, apps, and services can interact across the blockchain network, cloud providers, and enterprises using these platforms.

Blockchain Market, by Component (% Share)

Blockchain Market, by Component (% Share)

Get more information on this report :

Application Segment Insights

The global blockchain market is segmented into payments, exchanges, smart contracts, documentation, digital identity, governance, risk & compliance, and others. The payment segment led the blockchain market. The others segment includes digital voting, ride-sharing, advertising, and many others. Blockchain reduces cost, increases security, increases transparency, and decreases transaction time while reducing the need for a trusted third party. Blockchain handles a varying set of rules and configurations. An application such as smart contracts, can greatly improve process efficiency, reliability, transparency, and reduce risk. The prospective uses of blockchain are varied and wide, and the technology is becoming more prevailing.

Industry Vertical Type Segment Insights

Blockchain is a distributed ledger capable of automatically verifying and recording a high volume of digital transactions, regardless of location. As startups use blockchain technology to drive greater transparency across the digital information network, they are increasing the awareness of blockchain technology in various sectors. Based on industry vertical, the global Blockchain market is categorized into BFSI, retail, government, transportation & logistics, healthcare, automotive, media & entertainment, and others. The others segment includes manufacturing, real estate, power and utilities, telecom, and sports.


The Blockchain market players focus on new product innovations and developments by integrating advanced technologies and features to compete. For instance, in 2019, Carrefour and Nestle Partnered with IBM to use blockchain technology in food categories. The partnership would enable a rapid expansion of a blockchain-based network that brings more transparency to the global food supply chain of retailers, growers, wholesalers, processors, distributors, and manufacturers.

Blockchain Market – Company Profiles

  • IBM Corporation
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Accenture
  • Amazon
  • SAP Se
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP (HPE)
  • Oracle Corporation
  • Intel Corporation
  • Ripple
  • Bitfury Group

Frequently Asked Questions

Extensive Adoption of Blockchain Solutions in BFSI Industry Vertical
High Transparency and Operational Efficiency with Substantial Cost Savings
The rising Government Support and Initiatives Worldwide is anticipated to offer ample future growth opportunity to the Blockchain market solution providers over the forecast period of 2021 to 2028. The adoption of Blockchain technology is still in its nascent stages worldwide, and it is growing at different speeds in different geographies. The adoption of Blockchain in particular geography depends on government support and a favorable business environment. Blockchain technology has immense potential to transform businesses and government services. For sustainable growth of the Blockchain market, a unified regulatory framework is crucial, and it depends on the governments' will. The opportunities in various countries will grow exponentially depending on the supportive government initiatives worldwide. Various governments worldwide are coming at the forefront to help the fast adoption of Blockchain. For instance, the European Commission has recently supported signing a 27-country pact on Blockchain, known as the European Blockchain Partnership. This partnership will look into EU-wide collaboration on various regulatory and technical matters related to the Blockchain market. The EU is also planning to invest EUR 300 million in Blockchain over the next three years. On similar lines, the UAE in the Middle East has also formulated an ideal strategy for Blockchain. The focus of this strategy is to do 50% of all government transactions on Blockchain technology by 2021. Also, Sweden has announced its Blockchain-based land registry project. Moreover, the rising use cases of Blockchain in government applications is another positive sign for companies operating in this market. Some of the most common public sector use cases include digital identity, digital voting, inter & intragovernmental transactions, documentation records, and supply chain traceability. The most active governments adopting, investing, and exploring Blockchain include Japan, South Korea, Switzerland, Singapore, Australia, Russia, Canada, Chile, and the Republic of Georgia. All these examples of Blockchain use cases in the government sector and an increase in government support in various geographies are expected to provide ample opportunities to market players operating or planning to enter the Blockchain market
Based on component, the global Blockchain market is segmented into Services, and Solution. The solution segment led the Blockchain market with a market share of 67.2% in 2020. It is expected to account for 69.1% of the total market in 2028.
Artificial intelligence (AI) and its applications such as machine learning and deep learning have grown tremendously over the last few years. AI is being utilized extensively in numerous areas, ranging from cloud computing applications to digital assistants and self-driving/autonomous vehicles. With some of the most prominent tech players from the US and China, such as Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Microsoft, IBM, Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent, at the forefront of artificial intelligence research and development, this technology is expected to change the face of every industry in the coming future. Blockchain technology and Artificial intelligence are two breakthrough technologies, and they work very well in unison. Combining these two technologies helps build and organize massive databases, strengthen various cybersecurity protocols, and perform tasks in less time than humans. Artificial intelligence works on the data gathered from multiple sources to extract valuable insights related to various business processes and customer preferences while saving costs and increasing operational efficiency for companies. Using AI to collect information is the most common way to use artificial intelligence technology. This data collection and its ethical use pose difficulties in the wide adoption of AI. In this matter, Blockchain can help by storing the AI mechanisms that process data on a distributed and decentralized registry which will help in securing personal information. In Blockchain, users can determine themselves who should be given access to their personal information by using private and public keys. Artificial intelligence-powered blockchains can provide decentralized identification to protect user identity. Various companies are using Blockchain and AI together in diverse applications. For instance, VIA uses Blockchain and AI to help large energy companies conceptualize and use their data more effectively. AlphaNetworks is a Blockchain-powered entertainment platform that uses Artificial Intelligence to improve audience analytics and viewership algorithms. NetObjex is a smart city infrastructure platform that uses Blockchain, IoT, and AI to power connected devices and cloud-based products.
Key companies in the Blockchain market include IBM Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Accenture, Amazon Web Services, SAP Se, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP (HPE), Oracle Corporation, Intel Corporation, Ripple, and Bitfury Group.
The US is a significant contributor to the blockchain market in 2020. The US accounts for the largest market share in the blockchain market. The rapid evolution of blockchain technology is witnessing the developments of new platforms, partnerships, and applications in the country. Many companies in the U.S are collaborating with blockchain startups and some of the large players. Also, with the increased digitalization of business, maintaining trust can become expensive, inefficient, and time-consuming. Blockchain improves the reliability of data and reduced chances of fraud. These factors would fuel the demand of blockchain technology in the U.S.

The List of Companies - Blockchain Market

  1. IBM Corporation
  2. Microsoft Corporation
  3. Accenture
  4. Amazon
  5. SAP SE
  6. Bitfury Group Limited
  7. Ripple Labs Inc.
  8. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP (HPE)
  9. Oracle Corporation
  10. Intel Corporation
  • Save and reduce time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the growth, size, leading players and segments in the blockchain market
  • Highlights key business priorities in order to assist companies to realign their business strategies
  • The key findings and recommendations highlight crucial progressive industry trends in the blockchain market thereby allowing players across the value chain to develop effective long-term strategies
  • Develop/modify business expansion plans by using substantial growth offering developed and emerging markets
  • Scrutinize in-depth global market trends and outlook coupled with the factors driving the market, as well as those hindering it
  • Enhance the decision-making process by understanding the strategies that underpin commercial interest with respect to client products, segmentation, pricing and distribution
Your data will never be shared with third parties, however, we may send you information from time to time about our products that may be of interest to you. By submitting your details, you agree to be contacted by us. You may contact us at any time to opt-out.

Get the Latest COVID-19 Analysis on this market

Have a Question?

Naveen will walk you through a 15-minute call to present the report’s content and answer all queries if you have any.

Speak to Analyst
  • $3000
  • $4550
  • $6550
  • $8550

Sample PDF showcases the content structure and the nature of the information included in the report which presents a qualitative and quantitative analysis.

    Inquire for Discount