Global Industrial Robotics Market – Size, Share and Forecast (2018 – 2025)

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Industrial Robotics Market

  • The Global Industrial Robotics market was valued at USD xx million in 2017 and is estimated to reach USD xx million by 2025, with a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2025.


Industrial Robotics market Dynamics

  • The increasing robot installations and high growth in the Electrical and Electronics industry is the primary driver for the Industrial robotics market.
  • The number of robot installations in the Electrical and Electronics industry has increased considerably over the years. The high investments in the Electronics industry are the primary factor driving the demand for industrial robotics in the industry.
  • The rising demand for electronics calls for the increase in production capacity along with high product quality. The use of industrial robotics helps the manufacturers to achieve high capacity with uniform quality.
  • Thus, the demand for industrial robotics is expected to rise during the forecast period owing to the increasing usage in the Electronics industry.
  • The demand for Industrial robotics is also accelerating due to the ongoing trend towards automation and increasing technological advancements in the robot industry.


Industrial Robotics Segmentation Market Analysis

  • The Global Industrial Robotics Market report segments the market by type, the degree of freedom, Payload, Arm reach, function, and end-user industry.
  • The type segment for Indus-trial robotics includes – Cartesian, SCARA, Cylindrical, Delta, Polar, Articulated. Based on the degree of freedom, the market can be segmented as 4-axis, 6-axis, and others. Further, By Payload, the report classifies the market Up to 7 kg, 7-16 kg, 16-60 kg, 60-225 kg and Over 225 kilograms.
  • Also, the function segment includes Assembly, Welding, Material Handling, Painting, Palletizing, Packaging, and Labelling, Picking & Placing, Machine Tending and Others.
  • Further, based on the application, the market can be segmented as Automotive Industry, Electrical/Electronics, Metal Industry, Chemical, Rubber & Plastics, Food & Beverage and Others.
  • The Automotive Industry is the largest segment for the applications of Industrial Robotics. The Automotive Industry is the most important consumer of industrial robotics, accounting for 35% of the total supply of robotics in 2016.
  • The robot sales to the automotive industry have increased over the last few years and reached 103,300 units in 2016.
  • The sales to the automotive industry have increased with a healthy CAGR of 12% between 2011 and 2016. The rising investments in the new production capacities in the in emerging markets, as well as investments in production modernization insignificant car producing countries, have led to the increasing number of robotics installations.
  • The high competition in the automotive industry is leading to the top investments in the robot installations, as the use of car manufacturing robotics improves safety & quality, increases capacity and also offers flexibility in the manufacturing process.
  • The Electrical/Electronics segment is estimated to be the fastest growing segment during the forecast period. It accounted for about 31% of the total robot supply in 2016.
  • The demand for robotics increased with a CAGR of 19% between 2011 and 2016. The rising demand for electronic products and new products, the need to automate production and the increasing need for batteries, chips, and displays, were the driving factors for the boost in sales. Asia-Pacific region is expected to dominate the Industrial robotics for Electrical/Electronics segment, as most of the production facilities for the electronics industry are in the Asian countries.


Industrial Robotics market Geographical Analysis

  • The report segments the market by geography which includes North America, South Ameri-ca, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. Asia-Pacific is the most dominant region for industrial robotics market. It accounted for about 66% of the total robot shipments in 2016.
  • The broad market share of the Asia-Pacific region can be attributed to the high growth in the electrical/electronics industry in countries like China, Japan, Republic of Korea and India.
  • China has been the biggest robot market in the world with continued dynamic growth. The industrial robot installations are continuously increasing in China, and it is also the fastest growing robot market in the world.


  • China’s rising robotics industry attributes to its scale, growth momentum, and capital. Also, the rising initiatives of the Chinese government are contributing to the growth of the market.
  • The Chinese government has recognized the Robotics Industry as a strategically important sector in its Made in China in 2025 (MIC 2025) industrial policy.
  • Further, in 2016, the government launched the Robotics Industry Development Plan (2016-2020) to promote robot applications to a broader range of fields and to attract foreign investment, aiming to make 100,000 industrial robotics produced by domestic technology annually by 2020.
  • The government has also launched several programs and incentives to encourage R&D development and innovation, such as offering robot manufacturers and automation businesses subsidies, low-interest loans, tax relief, and land rental incentives.
  • As of March 2017, more than 800 companies were directly involved in industrial robot manufacturing in the country. SIASUN and DJI are the major Chinese robotics players.
  • Also, the foreign players like FANUC and Nachi-Fujikoshi have franchised with KUKA, ABB, Reis Robotics, and Staubli to establish production facilities in the country. The Taiwanese electronics giant Foxconn is another major robotics player in China.
  • The primary application of Industrial robotics in the country is in sectors like automobile manufacturing, electrical and electronics, rubber plastics, metallurgy, food, chemical engineering, and medicine and cosmetics. About half of the industrial robotics are used in the Automobile sector, of which more than 50% are welding robotics.


Key Players in this market

  • The Global Industrial Robotics market report profiles the following companies-
  • Mitsubishi Electric, ABB Robotics, Omron Adept Technologies, Fanuc Robotics, Yaskawa Mo-toman, KUKA Robotics, Epson Robotics, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Staubli, Nachi-Fujikoshi, Denso Corporation.


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Global Industrial Robotics market

 1. Global Industrial Robotics market – Methodology and Scope

1.1. Research Methodology

1.2. The scope of the Report


2. Global Industrial Robotics market – Industry Trends

2.1. Key Trends & Developments


3. Global Industrial Robotics market – Market Outlook

3.1. Industry Impact Factors (Drivers & Restraints)

3.2. Competitive Intensity- Porter 5 Forces


4.Industrial Robotics market – Market Segmentation

 By Type

4.1. Cartesian

4.2. SCARA

4.3. Cylindrical

4.4. Delta

4.5. Polar

4.6. Articulated


5. Market Segmentation – By Payload

5.1. < 7 kg

5.2. 7-16 kg

5.3. 16-60 kg

5.4. 60-225 kg

5.5. > 225 kg

6. Application-based Analysis

6.1. Arc Welding

6.2. Spot Welding

6.3. Material Handling

6.4. Machine Tending

6.5. Others

7. Market Segmentation – By End-user Industry

7.1. Automotive

7.2. Electrical/Electronics

7.3. Metal Industry

7.4. Chemical, Rubber & Plastics

7.5. Food & Beverages

7.6. Others


8. Regional, Country-level Analysis

8.1. North America

8.1.1. The United States

8.1.2. Canada

8.1.3. Mexico

8.2. South America

8.2.1. Brazil

8.2.2. Argentina

8.2.3. Rest of South America

8.3. Europe

8.3.1. Germany

8.3.2. United Kingdom

8.3.3. France

8.3.4. Italy

8.3.5. Rest of Europe

8.4. Asia-Pacific

8.4.1. China

8.4.2. Japan

8.4.3. South Korea

8.4.4. India

8.4.5. Taiwan

8.4.6. Rest of Asia-Pacific

8.5. Rest of the World


9. Competitive Analysis

9.1. Market Share Analysis

9.2. Key Strategies adopted by Manufacturers

9.3. Product Benchmarking


10. Company Profiles

10.1. Fanuc Corporation

10.2. ABB Ltd.

10.3. Kuka AG

10.4. Denso

10.5. Adept Technology Inc.

10.6. Comau

10.7. Kawasaki

10.8. OTC Daihen

10.9. Motoman

10.10. Yaskawa Electric Corporation

10.11. Mitsubishi

10.12. Rockwell Automation Inc

*Note- Additional companies will be included on client request,


11. Appendix

11.1. Sources

11.2. List of Tables

11.3. Expert Panel Validation

11.4. Disclaimer

11.5. Contact Us


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