PLC Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2017-2022

  • ID: 4410531
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 115 pages
  • Arizton
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ABB
  • Eaton
  • General Electric
  • Kontron
  • Omron Corp.
  • Rockwell Automation
  • MORE
PLC systems have evolved to be an exclusive market segment driven by both macroeconomic trends and industry-specific mandates that include rising labor wages, implementing stringent rules to ensure workspace safety, and employing energy-efficient products.

The global PLC market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 8.2% during the forecast period. The rise in smart cities that are characterized by extensive networking and high prevalence of personal mobility devices, including smartphones, tablets, and notebooks is enabling the implementation of modern programmable logic controllers frameworks, both at home and outside.

Enterprise networking and increased defense and marine expenditures are also driving the automation trend and the demand for programmable logic controllers in allied industries. While virtualization and automation expenditure of market leaders in key industrial verticals will determine the growth of the market, the technology scope is likely to expand by developments in end-user markets, including defense and marine, electric utilities, and smart cities.

The report provides a holistic view of the global PLC market, the companies involved in the market, and the factors driving its growth. The report also provides information about the latest trends that are likely to become strong market driving forces over the next five years. This report also provides the Porter’s Five Forces analysis along with a description of each force and its impact on the market. Further, the report also provides complete value chain analysis of the global market.

PLC Market: Key Vendor Analysis

The competitive rivalry among vendors can be termed as moderate. While some vendors stay focused on certain end-users such as industrial automation, marine, and rail, many vendors have an extended product portfolio along with a wide array of integrable accessories and customization options.

Major vendors in the market are as follows:
  • Schneider Electric
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Siemens
  • Mitsubishi
  • Omron
Other prominent vendors include ABB, General Electric, Toshiba, Kontron, Honeywell, Panasonic, Bosch Rexroth, Eaton, Emerson Electric, Yokogawa.

PLC Market Dynamics

Enterprise networking and remote access propelling the HMI-PLC technology

Rise of augmented reality (AR) and immersive experiences, increased prominence of PACs and PLC-based PACs, more portable and open industrial automation architectures are the latest trends that is going to drive the market growth during the forecast period. Further, System-on-Chip (SoC) FPGAs provide a smarter approach to the PLC architecture and thus, the increased adoption of SoC FPGAs in programmable logic controllers architecture is also going to boost the market.

Enterprise networking and remote access propelling the HMI-PLC technology, overwhelming rise in global industrial automation expenditure, rise of smart cities and need for intensive programmable logic controllers and sensor networks and PLC-controlled implementation for smart homes are among the major growth driving factors of the global market. The report also includes the growth restraints of the market.

PLC Market: Segmental Overview
Automotive sector to remain as the largest end-user segment.

The modular segment is expected to remain the largest segment as it is expected to contribute the maximum revenue and will witness maximum growth CAGR. Increased requirement for automation solutions in various industries, especially in manufacturing and varied applications among home and building automation end-users are some of the major growth boosters for this segment in the global PLC market. Rackmount programmable logic controllers are also expected to witness growth during the forecast period. In End- user segment the automotive segment is expected to remain the largest end user segment followed by chemicals and petro-chemical segment.

PLC Market: Geographical Analysis
The US is the world’s largest market for programmable logic controllers.

The global PLC market, which is concentrated in four countries - China, Japan, Europe and the US - constituted almost half of the global market size in 2016. There has been a high degree of correlation observed with the extent of industrialization, availability, and investments in the public and private infrastructure and associated private and government spending on automation, constituting a major boost to the demand for programmable logic controllers. In 2022 the North America region is expected to dominate the market.

The demand for programmable logic controllers in the region is driven by a high awareness of their advantages over conventional products, better product availability, and extensive reach of innovative products. North America is followed by APAC. China hosts some of the largest programmable logic controllers consumers in manufacturing in the world. The market in Europe is largely driven by the demand from key end-user industries in Germany, the UK, and France.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ABB
  • Eaton
  • General Electric
  • Kontron
  • Omron Corp.
  • Rockwell Automation
  • MORE
1 Research Methodology

2 Research objectives

3 Research Process

4 Report Coverage
4.1 Base Year
4.2 Scope of Study
4.2.1 Market Segmentation by Product Type
4.2.2 Market Segmentation by End-User Industry
4.2.3 Market Segmentation by Geography

5 Report Assumptions & Caveats
5.1 Currency Conversion rate
5.2 Market Derivation

6 Market at a Glance

7 Introduction

8 Market Dynamics
8.1 Market Growth Enablers
8.1.1 Enterprise Networking to Drive HMI-PLC Technology
8.1.2 Overwhelming Rise in Global Industrial Automation Expenditure
8.1.3 Rise of Smart Cities and Need for Intensive PLC and Sensor Networks
8.1.4 PLC-controlled Implementation for Smart Homes
8.2 Market Growth Restraint
8.2.1 IoT Challenges in Industrial Automation
8.2.2 Oligopolistic Market Structure in Various Markets Limiting End-user markets
8.2.3 Challenge of Miniaturization without Compromising Functionality
8.2.4 High Degree of Variability and Lack of Organizational Focus
8.3 Market Opportunities & Trends
8.3.1 Rise of Augmented Reality (AR) and Immersive Experiences
8.3.2 Increased Prominence of PACs and PLC-based PACs
8.3.3 Industrial Automation Architectures to Become More Portable and Open
8.3.4 PLC Architecture to Increasingly Adopt SoC FPGAs

9 Global PLC Market
9.1 Market Overview
9.1.1 Market Size & Forecast
9.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
9.2.1 Threat of New Entrants
9.2.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
9.2.3 Bargaining Power of Buyers
9.2.4 Threat of Substitutes
9.2.5 Competitive Rivalry

10 PLC Market- by Type
10.1 Market Overview
10.2 Unitary PLC
10.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
10.3 Modular PLC
10.3.1 Market Size & Forecast
10.4 Rackmount PLC
10.4.1 Market Size & Forecast

11 PLC MarkeT- by End-User
11.1 Market Overview
11.2 Automotive PLC
11.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.3 Chemicals and Petro-chemicals PLC
11.3.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.4 Mining and Metallurgy PLC
11.4.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.5 Paper, Packaging, and Printing PLC
11.5.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.6 Food and Beverages PLC
11.6.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.7 Water and Waste Water Treatment PLC
11.7.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.8 Oil and Gas PLC
11.8.1 Market Size & Forecast
11.9 Other Industries PLC
11.9.1 Market Size & Forecast

12 PLC Market - By Geography
12.1 Market Overview
12.2 Geographical Overview of Global PLC Market

13 APAC: PLC Market
13.1 Market Size & Forecast
13.2 China
13.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
13.3 Japan
13.3.1 Market Size & Forecast
13.4 Other Countries
13.4.1 Market Size

14 Europe: PLC Market
14.1 Market Size & Forecast

15 MEA: PLC Market
15.1 Market Size & Forecast

16 North America: PLC Market
16.1 Market Size & Forecast
16.2 US
16.2.1 Market Size & Forecast
16.3 Canada
16.3.1 Market Size & Forecast

17 Latin America: PLC Market
17.1.1 Market Size & Forecast

18 Competitive Landscape
18.1 Market Structure and Mapping of Competition
18.2 Overview of Competition

19 Key Company Profiles
19.1 Schneider Electric SE
19.1.1 Key Strengths
19.1.2 Key Strategies
19.1.3 Key Opportunities
19.2 Rockwell Automation Inc.
19.2.1 Key Strengths
19.2.2 Key Strategies
19.2.3 Key Opportunities
19.3 Siemens AG
19.3.1 Key Strengths
19.3.2 Key Strategies
19.3.3 Key Opportunities
19.4 Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
19.4.1 Key Strengths
19.4.2 Key Strategies
19.4.3 Key Opportunities
19.5 Omron Corp.
19.5.1 Key Strengths
19.5.2 Key Strategies
19.5.3 Key Opportunities

20 Other Prominent Companies
20.1 ABB Ltd.
20.2 General Electric
20.3 Toshiba Corp.
20.4 Kontron AG
20.5 Honeywell International Inc.
20.6 Panasonic Corp.
20.7 Bosch Rexroth
20.8 Eaton Corp.
20.9 Emerson Electric Co.
20.1 Yokogawa Electric Corp.

21 Report Summary
21.1 Quantitative Summary of Global PLC Market

22 Appendix
22.1 List of Abbreviations

List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1 Segmentation of Global PLC Market
Exhibit 2 Global Smart Home Market by Revenue 2016-2022 ($ billion)
Exhibit 3 Global Smart Home Demand by Application 2016 (Revenues in $ billion)
Exhibit 4 Global PLC Market by Revenue 2016-2022 ($ billion)
Exhibit 5 Five Forces Analysis 2016
Exhibit 6 Segmentation of PLC Market by Type
Exhibit 7 Comparison of Revenue Growth Rates in PLC Market by Type 2017-2022
Exhibit 8 Unitary PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 9 Modular PLC Market Sze & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 10 Rackmount PLCs Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 11 Segmentation of PLC Market by End-user
Exhibit 12 Comparison of Revenue Growth Rates in PLC Market by End-user 2017-2022
Exhibit 13 Automotive PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 14 Chemicals and Petro-chemicals PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 15 Mining and Metallurgy PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 16 Paper, Packaging, and Printing PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 17 Food and Beverage PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 18 Water and Waste Water Treatment PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 19 Revenue of PLC Market in Oil and Gas Sector 2016-2022 ($ billion)
Exhibit 20 Revenue from Other Major end-users of Implementation of PLC ($ billion)
Exhibit 21 Other Industries PLC Market Size & Forecast ($ billion)
Exhibit 22 Segmentation of PLC Market by Geography
Exhibit 23 PLC Market Growth Rate Comparison by Geographies
Exhibit 24 PLC Market Size & Forecast in APAC ($ billion)
Exhibit 25 Sectoral Composition of Total Investments in Infrastructure in APAC 2016-2022
Exhibit 26 PLC Market Size & Forecast in China ($ billion)
Exhibit 27 PLC Market Size and Forecast in Japan ($ billion)
Exhibit 28 PLC Market Size and Forecast in Other APAC Countries ($ billion)
Exhibit 29 PLC Market Size in APAC (country wise) ($ billion)
Exhibit 30 PLC Market Size and Forecast in Europe ($ billion)
Exhibit 31 Growth of Construction Sector in MEA 2010-2022
Exhibit 32 PLC Market Size and Forecast in MEA ($ billion)
Exhibit 33 PLC Market Size & Forecast in North America ($ billion)
Exhibit 34 PLC Market Size & Forecast in US ($ billion)
Exhibit 35 PLC Market Size & Forecast in Canada ($ billion)
Exhibit 36 PLC Market Size & Forecast in Latin America ($ billion)
Exhibit 37 Overview of Market Concentration in Various Geographies 2016 (as illustrated by HHI)

List of Tables
Table 1 Key Geographies Definition
Table 2 Key Caveats
Table 3 Currency Conversion 2013-2016
Table 4 Automation related Capex trends in Major End-user Industries
Table 5 Geography-wise Mapping of Market Risks
Table 6 Key Differences Between PAC and PLC-based PAC
Table 7 Major Drivers for PLCs Demand in Other APAC Countries
Table 8 Schneider PLC Offerings
Table 9 Rockwell’s PLC Offerings
Table 10 Siemens PLC Offerings
Table 11 Mitsubishi’s PLC Offerings
Table 12 Omron’s PLC Offerings
Table 13 ABB’s Business Classification
Table 14 ABB’s PLC Offerings
Table 15 GE’s PLC Offerings
Table 16 Panasonic’s PLC’s Offerings
Table 17 Bosch Rexroth’s PLC Offerings
Table 18 Eaton’s PLC Offerings
Table 19 Emerson’s PLC Offerings
Table 20 Quantitative Summary of Global PLC Market by Geographies
Table 21 Quantitative Summary of Global PLC Market by Types
Table 22 Quantitative Summary of Global PLC Market by End-User
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • ABB
  • Eaton
  • General Electric
  • Kontron
  • Omron Corp.
  • Rockwell Automation
  • MORE
The global programmable logic controllers (PLC) market is expected to cross $46 billion by 2022. Establishment of semiconductor fabs and electronic assembly units in the Asian economies of Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and China that involve the highest degree of automation is set to increase the demand for PLCs. The US is the world’s largest market for PLCs, driven by a high degree of automation, better availability of range and awareness, followed by China. The modular PLC segment continues to witness maximum growth and will remain the dominant segment.

Report Timeline
  • Historic Year: 2014-2015
  • Base Year: 2016
  • Forecast Year: 2017-2022
Major vendors profiled in the report are as follows:
  • Schneider Electric
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Siemens
  • Mitsubishi
  • Omron
Other prominent vendors include ABB, General Electric, Toshiba, Kontron, Honeywell, Panasonic, Bosch Rexroth, Eaton, Emerson Electric, and Yokogawa.

Scope of the Report

The report includes a detailed study of growth drivers, trends, and restraints of global PLC market. It considers the sale of programmable controllers or programmable logic controllers (PLC) at the manufacturer level to arrive at the market size. Both the first-time and replacement demands were factored in while arriving at the market estimates annually. The report provides the analysis of key segments of the market by product type, end-user, geography, and vendors. It provides a detailed analysis of revenue from various segments:

Product Type
  • Unitary
  • Modular
  • Rackmount
End-Users
  • Automotive
  • Chemicals and Petro-chemicals
  • Mining and metallurgy
  • Paper, packaging, and printing
  • Food and beverages
  • Water and waste water treatment sector
  • Oil and gas sector
  • Other End-users
Major Geographies
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • MEA
  • North America
Key Countries
  • China
  • Japan
  • Canada
  • US
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  • Yokogawa
  • Bosch Rexroth
  • Honeywell
  • ABB
  • Toshiba
  • Siemens
  • Rockwell Automation
  • Kontron
  • General Electric
  • Omron Corp.
  • Panasonic
  • Eaton
  • Schneider Electric
  • Mitsubishi Electric
  • Emerson Network
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