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Global Factory Automation & Industrial Controls Market - Segmented by Product (Field Devices, Industrial Control Systems), Industrial Control Systems (SCADA, DCS, PLC), End-user (Automotive, Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Utilities, Pharmaceuticals, Food & B

Global Factory Automation & Industrial Controls Market - Segmented by Product (Field Devices, Industrial Control Systems), Industrial Control Systems (SCADA, DCS, PLC), End-user (Automotive, Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Utilities, Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverages, Oil & Gas), and Region - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)

The global factory automation & industrial controls market was valued at USD 216.9 billion in 2017, and is expected to reach a value of USD 381.7 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 9.81%, during the forecast period 2018 - 2023. With the rapid increase in competition, customer requirements, and manufacturing units around the world are forced to adopt newer technological innovations and digital transformation solutions to make their business process as efficient as possible. Industry 4.0 is transitioning industries from having legacy systems to smart components & smart machines to facilitating digital factories, and later to an ecosystem of connected plants and enterprises. According to a recent study, over 45% of activities individuals are paid to perform can be automated. In public transit, SCADA systems are enabled by industrial automation products to ensure trains and traffic grids remain fluid and decongested.

Emphasis on Cost-Cutting and Business Process Improvement is Driving Market Growth

The developments in wireless technology have opened-up new avenues for the market, with improved quality, increase in production and savings on labor cost. With technologies, like DCS, PLC, SCADA, and MES, automation equipment has become more sophisticated, performing more complex actions at less operating cost. In addition, coupled with the advances in sensor technology, the technologies have started the era for smart manufacturing, resulting in business process improvement. Improved efficiency and reduction in production costs, compared to conventional manufacturing process is enhancing the growth of the market.

Robotics is the Fastest Growing Segment in the Field Devices

Industrial robots provide a wide range of benefits, such as enhancing efficiency, improving safety and ergonomics, optimize cost, speed-up the processes, and increase reliability. Increased need for automation and aging population has spurred a demand in the industrial robotics. China has shown a rapid investment in the industrial automation, which is observed by the increased need in the industrial robotics and machine tools. The largest scope for the robotics investment in the future is observed in Asia-Pacific region except Japan, which is the fastest growing market for manufacturing output.

North America has the Largest Market Share

With an enormous presence of manufacturing and production units in the North American region, the advent of IoT in various industries has enhanced the production capacity and led to the optimization of manufacturing processes. US is the major market for factory automation and Industrial control within the North American region. The demand for advanced manufacturing robotic technologies would help a long way for the growth of the market in the region. The increased competiveness among the vendors and manufacturers is expected to bring about interesting growth prospect in the world of industrial automation, resulting in growth of the market.

Key Developments In The Market

  • February 2018 - Honeywell collaborated with Equate Petrochemical Company, a global producer of petrochemicals. The companies signed MOU for development of technologies to support operations at EQUATE
  • February 2018 - ABB Ltd was set to develop smart city solutions for Vasteras, Sweden’s fifth largest city. The company’s Ability digital technologies and expertise will allow in increasing sustainability, resiliency, and efficiency

Reasons To Purchase This Report
  • Current and future factory automation and industrial controls market outlook in the developed and emerging markets
  • Analyzing various perspectives of the market with the help of Porter’s five forces analysis
  • The segment that is expected to dominate the market
  • Regions that are expected to witness fastest growth during the forecast period
  • Identify the latest developments, market shares, and strategies employed by the major market players
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1. Introduction
1.1 Key Deliverables of the Study
1.2 Study Assumptions
1.3 Market Definition
1.4 Key Findings of the Study
2. Research Approach and Methodology
3. Executive Summary
3.1 Market Overview
3.2 Industry Value Chain Analysis
3.3 Industry Attractiveness – Porter's Five Industry Forces Analysis
3.3.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
3.3.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
3.3.3 Threat of New Entrants
3.3.4 Threat of Substitute Products or Services
3.3.5 Competitive Rivalry among Existing Competitors
4. Market Dynamics
4.1 Factors Driving the Market
4.1.1 Emphasis on Cost-cutting and Business Process Improvement
4.1.2 Increased adoption of Internet Of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-machine Technologies
4.2 Factors Restraining the Market
4.2.1 Lack of Skilled Workforce Is Preventing Enterprises to go for Full-scale Adoption of Factory Automation
5. Technology Snapshot
6. Global Factory Automation & Industrial Controls Segmentation
6.1 By Products
6.1.1 By Field Devices Machine Vision Robotics Sensors Motors & Drives Relays & Switches Others
6.1.2 By Industrial Control Systems SCADA DCS PLC MES PLM ERP HMI Others
6.1.3 By End-user Automotive Chemicals & Petrochemicals Utilities Pharmaceuticals Food & Beverages Oil & Gas Others
6.2 By Geography
6.2.1 North America
6.2.2 Europe
6.2.3 Asia-Pacific
6.2.4 Latin America
6.2.5 Middle East and Africa
7. Competitive Intelligence – Company Profiles
7.1 Rockwell Automation Inc.
7.2 Honeywell International Inc.
7.3 General Electric Company
7.4 ABB Ltd.
7.5 Emerson Electric Company
7.6 Dassault Systemes SE
7.7 Autodesk Inc.
7.8 Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
7.9 Siemens AG
7.10 Aspen Technology Inc.
7.11 Robert Bosch GmbH
7.12 Texas Instruments Inc.
7.13 Johnson Controls International PLC
*List not Exhaustive
8. Investment Analysis
9. Future Outlook of Factory Automation & Industria Controls Market

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