Market Research Logo

2016 Outlook of the Global Automation Industry

2016 Outlook of the Global Automation Industry

This automation outlook study provides a detailed market analysis of both process automation and discrete automation technologies. Strategic analysis is provided for key industry dynamics driving market growth and a vertical industry analysis. It offers an in-depth competition landscape as well as a global and regional analysis, and an outlook of emerging technologies that affect the global automation market. The study also analyzes the key technology trends for process and discrete automation, and their implications.


  • Executive Summary
    • Top Predictions for 2016
    • Top Trends for 2016
    • 2015 Global Automation Market-Actuals vs. Forecast
  • Research Scope and Segmentation
    • Research Scope
    • Market Segmentation-Process Automation
    • Market Segmentation-Discrete Automation
    • Currency Exchange Rates
      • Table Currency Exchange Rates
  • Global Economic Outlook for 2016
    • Top Economic Trends for 2015
    • Top Economic Predictions: 2016
    • Top Predictions in 2016: Advanced Economies
    • Top Predictions in 2016: BRIC Nations
    • World Economic Snapshot: 2014-2016
    • Major Economies to Experience Uneven Growth in 2015-16
    • Slower Growth in Emerging Economies Will Dampen 2015-16 Outlook
    • World's 20 Largest Economies in 2015
    • World's 20 Fastest-Growing Economies in 2015 and 2016
  • Global Automation Outlook for 2016-Total Market
    • Global Automation Outlook for 2016-Regional Revenue Snapshot
    • Country Outlook-Developed vs. Developing Economies
    • Top 5 Global Automation Markets
    • Top 5 Industries for Global Automation Market
    • Top 5 Technologies for Global Automation Market
  • Global Automation Trends for 2016-Total Market
    • Global Automation Trends for 2016
    • Centralized to Distributed Co-ordinated Control
    • IT-OT Convergence
    • Convergence in Process & Discrete Automation Application
    • Everything-as-a-Service Model
    • Digital Software Platform for Industrial Application
    • Main Automation & Information Contractor (MAIC)
  • Process Automation Outlook for 2016
    • Process Automation-Regional Outlook
    • Process Automation-Industry Outlook
      • Table Process Automation Segment: Revenue by End-user Industry, Global, 2014-2016
    • Process Automation-Technology Outlook
    • Process Automation-Competition Analysis
  • Discrete Automation Outlook for 2016
    • Discrete Automation-Regional Outlook
    • Discrete Automation-Industry Outlook
      • Table Discrete Automation Segment: Revenue by End-user Industry, Global, 2014-2016
    • Discrete Automation-Technology Outlook
    • Discrete Automation-Competition Analysis
  • Key Conclusions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology

Download our eBook: How to Succeed Using Market Research

Learn how to effectively navigate the market research process to help guide your organization on the journey to success.

Download eBook

Share this report