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Global Robot Controllers Market 2016-2020

Global Robot Controllers Market 2016-2020

About Robots

Robots are critical components in the fourth industrial revolution. The widespread use of industrial robots and robot controllers is expected to reduce the total cost of labor in the manufacturing industry by at least 15% globally by 2025. The output in terms of labor and productivity can improve by a minimum of 20%. The International Federation of Robotics estimates that as many as 1.3 million industrial robots are likely to be installed globally between 2015 and 2018.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global robot controllers market to grow at a CAGR of 7.03% during the period 2016-2020.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global robot controllers market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report presents the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top five vendors operating in the market.The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Robot Controllers Market 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
  • KUKA
  • Yaskawa Electric
Other prominent vendors
  • Alfa Robot
  • Arburg
  • Engel
  • Epson Robots
  • Hans Hundegger
  • Harmo
  • iRobot
  • Kawasaki Heavy Industries
  • NACHI-FUJIKOSHI
  • Omron Adept Technologies
  • Sepro Group
  • Stäubli Robotics
  • TecnoMatic Robots
  • WITTMANN
  • Yamaha Robotics
Market driver
  • Safety concerns with industrial robots
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market challenge
  • Economic slowdown in major industrial nations]
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market trend
  • Preference for Ethernet communication networks among robot controllers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
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 Robot Controllers Market 2016-2020

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global robot controllers market: ABB, FANUC, KUKA, and Yaskawa Electric.

Other prominent vendors in the market are: Alfa Robot, Arburg, Engel, Epson Robots, Hans Hundegger, Harmo, iRobot, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, NACHI-FUJIKOSHI, Omron Adept Technologies, Sepro Group, Stäubli Robotics, TecnoMatic Robots, WITTMANN, and Yamaha Robotics.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Increased adoption of compact and small-sized robot controllers will be one of the major trends in the market”

According to the report, the rise in adoption of Chinese robots and robot controllers will be one of the major factors that will drive the growth of the market.

Further, the report states that technical challenges related to OEM proprietary robot controllers will be one of the major challenges influencing market growth.



Companies Mentioned

ABB, FANUC, KUKA,Yaskawa Electric, Alfa Robot, Arburg, Engel, Epson Robots, Hans Hundegger, Harmo, iRobot, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, NACHI-FUJIKOSHI, Omron Adept Technologies, Sepro Group, Stäubli Robotics, TecnoMatic Robots, WITTMANN, Yamaha Robotics.

  • Executive summary
    • Highlights
  • Scope of the report
    • Market overview
    • Market definition
    • Market segmentation
      • Table Market segmentation
      • Table Key geographies covered
      • Table Key regions
      • Table Report assumptions
    • Key vendors in the market
      • Table Key vendors
  • Market research methodology
    • Research methodology
    • Economic indicators
  • Introduction
    • Key market highlights
      • Table Components of industrial robot controllers
      • Table Industrial robot classification (based on functions)
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table Global robot controllers market 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table OEM proprietary robot controllers vs. PLC-based robot controllers
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by type
    • Market overview
      • Table Global robot controllers market: Segmentation by type 2015 and 2020
    • Global robot controllers market by type
      • Table Key functions enabled by OEM proprietary robot controller
      • Table Global OEM proprietary robot controllers 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table OEMs and their security technologies
      • Table Global robot controllers market by PLC-based robot controllers 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Preferred robot controllers for packaging applications
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Global robot controllers market in discrete industries
      • Table Major robotic applications and choice of robot controllers in discrete industries
      • Table Global robot controllers market in discrete industries 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Robotics operations in the automotive industry
      • Table Share of light vehicle assembly processes completed globally (2015)
      • Table List of international automotive assembly plants in North America
      • Table Automotive market share of China and Mexico (within global FDI) compared with automotive OEM labor charge (2013-2015)
      • Table Functions of foundry robots governed by robot controllers in the semiconductor industry
      • Table Basic functions of industrial robots governed by robot controllers in aerospace industry
      • Table Key investments in aerospace industry
    • Global robot controllers market in process industries
      • Table Major robotic applications and choice of robot controllers in process industries
      • Table Global robot controllers market in process industries 2015-2020 ($ billions)
      • Table Functions of cleanroom robots governed by robot controllers in the food and beverage industry
      • Table Functions of industrial robots governed by robot controllers in metal processing industry
    • Chemical and petrochemical industry
      • Table Investments in chemical and petrochemical industry
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Market overview
      • Table Global robot controllers market: Segmentation by geography 2015 and 2020
    • Robot controllers market in APAC
      • Table Robot controllers market in APAC 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Key industries and preferred robot controllers
      • Table Key investment in APAC
    • Robot controllers market in EMEA
      • Table Robot controllers market in EMEA 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Key industries and preferred robot controllers
      • Table Key investments in Europe
    • Robot controllers market in Americas
      • Table Robot controllers market in Americas 2015-2020 ($ millions)
      • Table Key industries and preferred robot controllers
      • Table Key investments in Americas
  • Market drivers
    • Table Horizon 2020 strategies for robotics
  • Impact of drivers
    • Table Impact of drivers
  • Market challenges
    • Table Slowdown in major economies and its potential implications on global robot controllers market
  • Impact of drivers and challenges
    • Table Impact of drivers and challenges
  • Market trends
    • Table Advantages offered by Ethernet
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competition overview
    • ABB
      • Table ABB - Robot controllers offerings
    • FANUC
      • Table FANUC - Robot controllers offerings
    • KUKA
      • Table KUKA - Robot controllers offerings
    • Yaskawa Electric
      • Table Yaskawa robot controller product offerings
  • Key takeaways
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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