Published Date : 19 Nov 19 | Views: 112 | Industry : Electronics & Semiconductor
Increased Usage of Robots in Healthcare fuel the Growth of Articulated Robots Segment
Based on the product, the global market for Industrial Robot is segmented into Parallel Robots, Articulated Robots, SCARA Robots, Cartesian Robot, and Cylindrical Robots. Articulated robots held a significant share of the Industrial Robots market as developing countries have extensive usage of these robots in the healthcare and packaging sector. The global Industrial Robot market is segmented on the basis of application into electrical and electronics, automotive, chemical, metal and machinery, rubber and plastic, food & beverages and pharmaceuticals, and Others. The automotive industry has wide applications for industrial robots however, the projected slowdown in the future is anticipated to hinder the market growth.
High Demand for Incorporating Automation and Robotics Drive the Industrial Robot Market in North America
The region of North America accounts for a major share of the market on account of the increasing adoption of advanced technologies such as process automation and robotics. High concerns regarding increasing productivity and quality along with the need to reduce manufacturing costs have resulted in the growth of the market in the region. The region of the Asia Pacific has immense demand in the healthcare, food and beverage sector, which has led to the growth of the market.
Major Companies Keen on Introducing Innovation to tap new Opportunities
Some of the key players operating in the global Industrial Robot market are FANUC, KUKA, ABB, Yaskawa, Nachi, Anhui EFORT Intelligent Equipment, EPSON Robots, Universal Robots, Staubli, and Omron Adept Technologies. Manufacturers are keen on introducing lightweight robotics as a competition to conventional heavy industrial robots and to gain a strong foothold in the market.
Technological Advancements Propel Growth of the Industrial Robots Market
The Industrial Robot market is expected to grow on account of the capacity of robots to improve the production process, quality and also provide flexibility and reduce costs. High demand from product manufacturers has led to increase adoption of Industrial Robots in automation driving the growth of the market. Advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) are also projected to drive market growth over the forecast period.