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Global Industrial Wireless Market in Factory Automation 2015-2019

About industrial wireless

Wireless devices are used both in process and discrete industries for a wide applications, including easy maintenance, control, and monitoring. These devices are perceived as the next big technological step in industrial automation. However, their adoption has been moderate to date because of concerns over the robustness, reliability, and security of wireless technology. A need for automation in industries such as oil and gas, automotive, power, and textile has created need for industrial wireless.

Technavio's analysts forecast the global industrial wireless market in factory automation to grow at a CAGR of 12.57% over the period 2015-2019.

Covered in this report

The following are the major end-users in the global industrial wireless market in factory automation: automotive industry, electronics and semiconductor industry, and others.

Technavio's report, the Global Industrial Wireless Market in Factory Automation 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the APAC and EMEA; it also covers the landscape of the global industrial wireless market in factory automation and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.Key regions

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Key vendors
  • Emerson Electric
  • Honeywell International
  • Siemens
  • Yokogawa Electric
Other prominent vendors
  • ABB
  • Belden
  • Cisco
  • Exloc Instruments
  • Motorola
  • Moxa
  • Ruckus Wireless
  • Westermo
Market driver
  • Enhanced industrial activity in APAC
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Lack of awareness about industrial wireless
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Increased need for smart factories
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 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 Wireless Market in Factory Automation 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in Global Industrial Wireless Market in Factory Automation 2015-2019: Emerson Electric, Honeywell International, Siemens and Yokogawa Electric
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: ABB, Belden, Cisco, Exloc Instruments, Motorola, Moxa, Ruckus Wireless and Westermo
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “The need for smart factories, i.e., automated factories, has increased globally, and this trend will gain considerable traction during the forecast period. Manufacturing-based countries such as China and Germany have started to automate their existing factories to stay ahead of the competition. Automation enables better communication and precise coordination within factories, and ensures flexibility in their underlying processes. Several wireless vendors are foraying into the market through innovative wireless offerings to tap the high growth potential of the industrial wireless automation space. The process and discrete manufacturing industries use the best industry practices for information sharing, data retrieval, and documentation.”
According to the report, the emergence of low-cost manufacturing hubs such as China and India, as well as increased outsourcing of manufacturing activity to the region, have made APAC a global manufacturing hub. Major manufacturers from the Americas and EMEA are setting up manufacturing facilities in the region to leverage its cost advantage. They are equipping these facilities with state-of-the-art technologies and machinery, including wireless technologies. The industrial wireless systems enhance communication and enable global access to all applications, which is encouraging their use among industries. They are easy to install and maintain. The increased number of greenfield projects in APAC bodes well for overall market growth.
Further, the report states that the lack of awareness among some end-users about the advantages of wireless technologies has led to only moderate adoption of them.

Companies Mentioned

Emerson Electric, Honeywell International, Siemens, Yokogawa Electric, ABB, Belden, Cisco, Exloc Instruments, Motorola, Moxa, Ruckus Wireless, Westermo

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
    • Global Industrial Wireless Automation Market Standards
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation 2014-2019 ($ millions)
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Automation Market for Factory Automation 2014-2019 (millions of units)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by End-user
    • Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by End-user 2014-2019
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by End-user 2014-2019
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by End-user 2014
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by End-user 2019
    • Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Automotive Industry
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Automotive Industry ($ millions)
    • Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Electronics and Semiconductor Industry
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Electronics and Semiconductor Industry ($ millions)
    • Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Others
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation for Others ($ millions)
  • Geographical Segmentation
    • Geographical Segmentation 2014-2019
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by Geographical Segmentation 2014-2019
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by Geographical Segmentation 2014
      • Table Global Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation by Geographical Segmentation 2019
    • Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in APAC
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in APAC
    • Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in Americas
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in Americas
    • Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in EMEA
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Industrial Wireless Market for Factory Automation in EMEA
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
      • Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Emerson Electric
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Emerson: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Emerson: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ millions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Emerson: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Honeywell
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Honeywell International: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Honeywell International: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Honeywell International: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Siemens
      • Key Facts
      • Business Description
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Siemens: Business Segmentation 2013
      • Revenue by Business Segmentation
        • Table Siemens: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2013
      • Revenue Comparison by Business Segmentation 2012 and 2013
        • Table Siemens: Revenue by Business Segmentation 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Sales by Geography
        • Table Siemens: Revenue by Geographical Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Yokogawa Electric
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Yokogawa Electric: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Yokogawa Electric: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Yokogawa Electric: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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