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Plunkett's Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Almanac 2019: Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends and Leading Companies

PLUNKETT’S MANUFACTURING & ROBOTICS INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2019

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  • Plunkett Research analyzes the major trends and technologies in the global Manufacturing & Robotics sectors. In addition, Plunkett profiles hundreds of the industry’s top firms.
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  • Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
  • Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
  • Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
  • In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
  • Industry Glossary
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  • Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Pages: 689
Statistical Tables Provided: 29
Companies Profiled: 503
Geographic Focus: Global

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:

Major Trends Affecting the Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry


1. Introduction to the Manufacturing, Automation and Robotics Industry
2. Industrial Robots and Factory Automation
3. Service Robots in a Variety of Industries
4. U.S. Automobile Sales Still Strong
5. Global Growth in Manufacturing and Trade Requires Investment by Emerging Nations
6. Introduction to the Outsourcing & Offshoring Industry
7. Pros and Cons of Outsourcing & Offshoring
8. Nearshoring and Reshoring Keep Operations Closer to Home
9. Upswing in U.S. Apparel and Textile Jobs as Firms Reshore
10. Wage Rise Slows in China/Vietnam and Other Countries Gain Manufacturing Market Share
11. The Vast Majority of Shoes Sold in the U.S. Are Made Elsewhere
12. 3-D Printing and Robotics Revolutionize Manufacture of Shoes and Fabrics
13. Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) Adds Value to Contract Electronics Manufacturing
14. 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing), Rapid Prototyping and Computer Aided Design
15. 3PL Logistics Services and Supply Chain Management Services
16. Manufacturers Focus on High Performance Plastics and Specialty Chemicals
17. Refineries Along with Chemicals and Plastics Plants Invest Heavily in U.S./Take Advantage of Shale Natural Gas
18. Telecom Equipment Makers Face Intense Competition from Manufacturers in China
19. Boeing and Airbus Have Massive Aircraft Backlogs/Major Aircraft Market in China
20. U.S. Auto Manufacturers Ford, Chrysler and GM Compete Head-On with Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda
21. India Sees Automobile Export Growth
22. Mexico Now a Major Automotive Maker and Exporter
23. Designers and Manufacturers Bypass the Middleman with Direct-to-Consumer Online Business Models
24. Artificial Intelligence (AI), Deep Learning and Machine Learning Advance into Commercial Applications, Including Health Care and Robotics
Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Statistics

I. Overview of the Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry

1. Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
2. Quarterly After-Tax Profits, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 2011-1st Quarter 2018
3. Selected Financial Data, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 1st Quarter 2017-1st Quarter 2018
4. Net Sales & Net Income After-Tax, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 2007-1st Quarter 2018
5. Sales & Operating Profits, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations, by Industry: 1st Quarter 2017-1st Quarter 2018

II. Output & Employment

1. Value Added to U.S. Economy by Manufacturing Sector, as a Percentage of GDP: 1948-2017
2. All Manufacturing Employees, U.S.: Monthly, January 1939- June 2018
3. Employment in the U.S. Manufacturing Sector, as a Percentage of all Private Industry Employment: 1948-2017
4. Employment in the U.S. Manufacturing Sector, by Industry: 2012-June 2018
5. Manufacturing Output vs. Employment, U.S.: 1980-2018
6. Gross Output in the Wood & Nonmetallic Mineral Products Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2011-2016
7. Gross Output in the Primary Metals & Fabricated Metal Products Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2011-2016
8. Gross Output in the Machinery Manufacturing Industry, U.S.: Selected Years, 2011-2016
9. Gross Output in the Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2011-2016
10. Gross Output in the Electrical Equipment, Appliances & Components Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2011-2016
11. Gross Output in the Motor Vehicles & Transportation Equipment Manufacturing Industries: Selected Years, 2011-2016
12. Gross Output in the Food, Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Selected Years, 2011-2016
13. Gross Output in the Textile & Apparel Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Selected Years, 2011-2016
14. Gross Output in the Chemicals, Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Selected Years, 2011-2016

III. Shipments

1. Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for All Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Monthly, January 1992- May 2018
2. Annual Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for Industry Groups, U.S.: 2011-2017
3. Monthly Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for Industry Groups, U.S.: 2017-2018

IV. Exports

1. Value of Exports of All Manufactured Goods, U.S.: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
2. Exports of Durable & Nondurable Manufactured Goods, U.S.: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
3. Value of Exports of U.S. Vehicles: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
4. Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Computers & Electronic Products, U.S.:2012-1st Quarter 2018
5. Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Chemicals, U.S.: 2012-2nd Quarter 2018
6. Top 50 Destinations of U.S. Textiles & Apparel Exports: 2016-2017
7. Top Ten Suppliers & Destinations of U.S. Computers & Electronic Products:2012-2nd Quarter 2018


Introduction
How to Use This Book
Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry
1) Introduction to the Manufacturing, Automation and Robotics Industry
2) Industrial Robots and Factory Automation
3) Service Robots in a Variety of Industries
4) U.S. Automobile Sales Still Strong
5) Global Growth in Manufacturing and Trade Requires Investment by Emerging Nations
6) Introduction to the Outsourcing & Offshoring Industry
7) Pros and Cons of Outsourcing & Offshoring
8) Nearshoring and Reshoring Keep Operations Closer to Home
9) Upswing in U.S. Apparel and Textile Jobs as Firms Reshore
10) Wage Rise Slows in China/Vietnam and Other Countries Gain Manufacturing Market Share
11) The Vast Majority of Shoes Sold in the U.S. Are Made Elsewhere
12) 3-D Printing and Robotics Revolutionize Manufacture of Shoes and Fabrics
13) Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) Adds Value to Contract Electronics Manufacturing
14) 3D Printing (Additive Manufacturing), Rapid Prototyping and Computer Aided Design
15) 3PL Logistics Services and Supply Chain Management Services
16) Manufacturers Focus on High Performance Plastics and Specialty Chemicals
17) Refineries Along with Chemicals and Plastics Plants Invest Heavily in U.S./Take Advantage of Shale Natural Gas
18) Telecom Equipment Makers Face Intense Competition from Manufacturers in China
19) Boeing and Airbus Have Massive Aircraft Backlogs/Major Aircraft Market in China
20) U.S. Auto Manufacturers Ford, Chrysler and GM Compete Head-On with Volkswagen, Toyota and Honda
21) India Sees Automobile Export Growth
22) Mexico Now a Major Automotive Maker and Exporter
23) Designers and Manufacturers Bypass the Middleman with Direct-to-Consumer Online Business Models
24) Artificial Intelligence (AI), Deep Learning and Machine Learning Advance into Commercial Applications, Including Health Care and Robotics
Chapter 2: Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Statistics
I. Overview of the Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry
Manufacturing, Automation & Robotics Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
Quarterly After-Tax Profits, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 2011-1st Quarter 2018
Selected Financial Data, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 1st Quarter 2017-1st Quarter 2018
Net Sales & Net Income After-Tax, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations: 2007-1st Quarter 2018
Sales & Operating Profits, U.S. Manufacturing Corporations, by Industry: 1st Quarter 2017-1st Quarter 2018
II. Output & Employment
Value Added to U.S. Economy by Manufacturing Sector, as a Percentage of GDP: 1948-2017
All Manufacturing Employees, U.S.: Monthly, January 1939- June 2018
Employment in the U.S. Manufacturing Sector, as a Percentage of all Private Industry Employment: 1948-2017
Employment in the U.S. Manufacturing Sector, by Industry: 2012-June 2018
Manufacturing Output vs. Employment, U.S.: 1980-2018
Gross Output in the Wood & Nonmetallic Mineral Products Manufacturing Industries:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Primary Metals & Fabricated Metal Products Manufacturing Industries:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Machinery Manufacturing Industry, U.S.: Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Computer & Electronic Product Manufacturing Industries:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Electrical Equipment, Appliances & Components Manufacturing Industries:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Motor Vehicles & Transportation Equipment Manufacturing Industries:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Food, Beverage & Tobacco Product Manufacturing Industries, U.S.:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Textile & Apparel Manufacturing Industries, U.S.:Selected Years, 2011-2016
Gross Output in the Chemicals, Plastics & Rubber Products Manufacturing Industries, U.S.:Selected Years, 2011-2016
III. Shipments
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for All Manufacturing Industries, U.S.: Monthly, January 1992- May 2018
Annual Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for Industry Groups, U.S.: 2011-2017
Monthly Value of Manufacturers' Shipments for Industry Groups, U.S.: 2017-2018
IV. Exports
Value of Exports of All Manufactured Goods, U.S.: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
Exports of Durable & Nondurable Manufactured Goods, U.S.: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
Value of Exports of U.S. Vehicles: 2012-1st Quarter 2018
Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Computers & Electronic Products, U.S.:2012-1st Quarter 2018
Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Chemicals, U.S.: 2012-2nd Quarter 2018
Top 50 Destinations of U.S. Textiles & Apparel Exports: 2016-2017
Top Ten Suppliers & Destinations of U.S. Computers & Electronic Products:2012-2nd Quarter 2018
Chapter 3: Important Manufacturing & Robotics Industry Contacts
(Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites)
Chapter 4: THE MANUFACTURING 500:
Who They Are and How They Were Chosen
Index of Companies Within Industry Groups
Alphabetical Index
Index of Headquarters Location by U.S. State
Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country
Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE MANUFACTURING 500
Additional Indexes
Index of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities
Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations
A Short Manufacturing & Robotics Industry Glossary

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