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Global Industrial Robotics Market in Rubber and Plastic Industry 2016-2020

About Industrial Robotics

Robots execute multiple complex tasks with high speed, precision, and accuracy. The rubber and plastic industry has many complex processes, such as molding, stamping, pressing, cutting, dispensing, and painting, which can be done with the help of industrial robotic solutions. The robots have application in handling finished products in injection molding, wherein the environment is hostile for human labor. They also help in assembling and disassembling products in the rubber and plastic industry. The concept of industrial robotics in the rubber and plastic industry has been in existence for a decade.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry to grow at a CAGR of 18.1% by revenue during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated primarily through the sales and services of various industrial robotics such as Cartesian, articulated, and others for different applications in the rubber and plastic industry.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Industrial Robotics Market in Rubber and Plastic Industry 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • ABB
  • FANUC
  • Kawasaki
  • KUKA
  • Mitsubishi Electric
Other prominent vendors
  • Adept Technology
  • Apex Automation and Robotics
  • Axium
  • Denso Robotics
  • Epson Robotics
  • Nachi Fujikoshi
  • Pari Technology
  • Staubli Robotics
  • TM Robotics
  • Yamaha Robotics
Market driver
  • Growing demand for plastic
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • High investment requirements
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased investment and focus on robotics
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Industrial Robotics Market in Rubber and Plastic Industry 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the Global Industrial Robotics Market in Rubber and Plastic Industry: ABB, FANUC, Kawasaki, KUKA, and Mitsubishi Electric.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Adept Technology, Apex Automation and Robotics, Axium, Denso Robotics, Epson Robotics, Nachi Fujikoshi, Pari Technology, Staubli Robotics, TM Robotics, and Yamaha Robotics.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “An emerging trend in this market is the increased investment and focus on robotics. Vendors are investigating opportunities to boost their market presence by differentiating their products from their competitors. This forces vendors to create and sustain a sharper focus on R&D efforts, which helps in providing highly customized products. Wider and deeper R&D programs also create opportunities to develop cost-effective products that could increase their competitiveness in the market.”

According to the report, a key driver of growth in this market is the growing demand for plastic. The plastics industry facilitated innovation of many products and technologies in other industrial sectors such as construction, electronics, healthcare, energy generation, aerospace, automotive, maritime, packaging, and textiles. This has triggered higher production of plastics during the past decade. The production stood at about 300 million metric tons in 2013, at a CAGR of 4.58% over 2009-2013.

Further, the report states that one challenge that could impact market growth is the need for high initial investment in industrial robotics.

Companies Mentioned

ABB, FANUC, Kawasaki, KUKA, Mitsubishi Electric, Adept Technology, Apex Automation and Robotics, Axium, Denso Robotics, Epson Robotics, Nachi Fujikoshi, Pari Technology, Staubli Robotics, TM Robotics, Yamaha Robotics.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
      • Table Market segmentation by product
      • Table Market segmentation by application
      • Table Market segmentation by geography
    • Top-vendor offerings
      • Table Product offerings
    • Other prominent vendors
      • Table Other prominent vendors
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
  • Market landscape
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry 2015-2020 (unit shipment)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by product
    • Product segmentation
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry 2015
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry 2020
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry 2015 and 2020 ($ billions)
    • Global Cartesian robots market in rubber and plastic industry
      • Table Global Cartesian robots market in rubber and plastic industry 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Global articulated robots market in rubber and plastic industry
      • Table Global articulated robots market in rubber and plastic industry 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Other robots in rubber and plastic industry
      • Table Other robots market in rubber and plastic industry 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Market segmentation by application
    • Application segmentation
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by application 2015
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by application 2020
      • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by application 2015 and 2020 ($ millions)
    • Material handling
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for material handling application 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Assembling and disassembling
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for assembling and disassembling application 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Dispensing and painting
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for dispensing and painting application 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Cutting and milling
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for cutting and milling applications 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Other applications
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry for other applications 2015- 2020 ($ millions)
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by geography 2015
    • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by geography 2020
    • Table Global industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry by geography 2015 and 2020 ($ millions)
    • Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in APAC
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in APAC 2015-2020 ($ billions)
    • Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in EMEA
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in EMEA 2015-2020 ($ millions)
    • Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in the Americas
      • Table Industrial robotics market in rubber and plastic industry in the Americas 2015-2020 ($ millions)
  • Market drivers
    • Table Global volume of plastic production (millions of metric tons)
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
  • Vendor landscape
    • Overview
    • Vendor mapping
      • Table Vendor portfolio analysis
      • Table Rating scale
    • Competition business overview
    • Competition financials
    • Recent developments
    • Key takeaways
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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