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Industrial and Factory Automation Market: By System Types; By Hardware; By Verticals & By Geography - Forecast 2015-2021

  • ID: 3063560
  • Report
  • August 2017
  • Region: Global
  • 220 pages
  • IndustryARC
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The Industrial and Factory automation refers to the delegation of processes and operations from human intervention to machines and other technical equipment to attain high quality products at low operational costs. Wide range of industries have been adopting automated systems for manufacturing, inventory handling, quality control and other process to reduce the labor costs, improve safety and to reduce the manual intervention to enhance the operational efficiency.

Advent of IoT products and the industry 4.0 is projected to boost the market growth of these systems over the forecast period. However, scarce industrial infrastructure coupled with the lack of skilled labor is projected to pose significant threat to the market growth of these system over the next five years. Industrial & factory automation market has been segregated on the basis of industry verticals into energy, manufacturing, automotive, food and beverages, chemicals, pharmaceuticals and some others. On the basis of system types, the market is categorized into control systems which include PACs, DCSs, PLCs and SCADA systems, Software, machine vision, instrumentation, sensors, power backup devices and so on. By hardware, the market is categorized into HMIs, RTUs, field instruments, robotics and many others.

Industrial and Factory Automation Market

Americas region held the major share in 2015 owing to the stringent regulations coupled with the early adoption and increasing need of these system owing to the aging workforce and to increase the process rates. APAC is projected to witness brisk growth rates owing to the rapid industrialization and government initiatives for the promotion and deployment of these advanced systems to reduce operational costs and to increase productivity.

Sample companies profiled in this report are:
KUKA AG (Germany),
Siemens AG (Germany),
Yokogawa Electric Corporation (Japan),
Rockwell Automation, Inc. (U.S.),

Industrial & factory automation market is analyzed for the period 2016-2021. Other key players along with their company profiles are also included in this report. This report also identifies the drivers and restrains for the market with detailed analysis of trends, opportunities and challenges.
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1. Global Industrial & Factory Automation Industry – Market Overview

2. Executive Summary

3. Global Industrial & Factory Automation Industry – Market Landscape
3.1. Market Share Analysis
3.2. Comparative Analysis
3.2.1. Product Benchmarking
3.2.2. End user profiling
3.2.3. Patent Analysis
3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis

4. Global Industrial & Factory Automation Industry – Market Forces
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Constraints
4.3. Market Challenges
4.4. Attractiveness of the Industrial & Factory Automation Industry
4.4.1. Power of Suppliers
4.4.2. Power of Customers
4.4.3. Threat of New entrants
4.4.4. Threat of Substitution
4.4.5. Degree of Competition

5. Global Industrial & Factory Automation Market – Strategic Analysis
5.1. Value Chain Analysis
5.2. Pricing Analysis
5.3. Opportunities Analysis
5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis
5.5. Suppliers and Distributors

6. Industrial & Factory Automation Market by System Types
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Control Systems
6.2.1. PAC
6.2.2. DCS
6.2.3. SCADA
6.2.4. PLC
6.3. Software
6.3.1. MES
6.3.2. HRM
6.3.3. CRM
6.3.4. Supply Chain Management
6.3.5. ERP
6.4. Machine Vision
6.5. Instrumentation
6.6. Sensors
6.6.1. Temperature
6.6.2. Pressure
6.6.3. Position
6.6.4. Image
6.7. Power Backup
6.8. Services
6.9. Others

7. Industrial & Factory Automation Market by Hardware
7.1. Human Machine Interface (HMI)
7.2. Remote Terminal Unit (RTU)
7.3. Field Instruments
7.4. Connectivity
7.5. Robotics
7.6. Others

8. Industrial & Factory Automation Market by Industry Verticals
8.1. Introduction
8.2. Energy
8.3. Automotive
8.4. Food and Beverage
8.5. Textiles
8.6. Chemicals
8.7. Pharmaceutical
8.8. Others

9. Industrial & Factory Automation Market - Geographic Analysis
9.1. Introduction
9.2. Americas
9.2.1. North America
9.2.2. Brazil
9.2.3. Argentina
9.2.4. Mexico
9.3. Europe
9.3.1. UK
9.3.2. France
9.3.3. Germany
9.4. APAC
9.4.1. China
9.4.2. South Korea
9.4.3. Japan
9.4.4. Australia
9.5. ROW

10. Market Entropy
10.1. New Product Launches
10.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships

11. Investment Opportunities – Analysis by Target companies/customers, Capital Investments, ROI, Payback Period and Source of Funds.

12. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio)
12.1. ABB Ltd
12.2. Schneider Electric
12.3. Rockwell Automation
12.4. Beckhoff Automation
12.5. General Electric
12.6. Honeywell International
12.7. Mitsubishi Electric Corp
12.8. Sick AG
12.9. Siemens AG
12.10. Invensys Plc
12.11. Yokogawa Electric Corp
12.12. Danaher Corp
12.13. Omron Corp
12.14. Weidmuller Holding AG
12.15. Teledyne
*More than 40 Companies are profiled in this Research Report, Complete List available on Request*
"*Financials would be provided on a best efforts basis for private companies"

13. Appendix
13.1. Abbreviations
13.2. Sources
13.3. Research Methodology
13.4. Bibliography
13.5. Compilation of Expert Insights
13.6. Disclaimer
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The global factory or discrete automation market had a market size of around $75 bn in 2012 and the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.4% during the forecast period. Process automation and discrete automation together make up the global industrial automation market by definition.

- Factory automation will grow on key growth factors like mass customization, supply chain synchronization, integration of systems, functional costs and total system cost.

- As competition increases in the manufacturing industry and profit margins need to be protected, companies can opt for significant automation of the factories to reduce costs are move towards China, Taiwan for cheaper labor costs. This is a strategic decision based on the various trade-offs and the type of product being manufactured.

- In the developed countries, the number of robots per 10,000 employees was 149 but it is only 11 in emerging markets, 6 in Latin America and 7 in EMEA emerging regions. This shows the huge scope and opportunity for the industrial automation market.

- Energy and control segments are the fastest growing segments in this industry.
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