Automated Guided Vehicles Market

Automated Guided Vehicle Market: Laser Guidance Technology to Gain Momentum: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2019 - 2029

  • 2019-09-17
  • REP-GB-1541
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 Automated Guided Vehicles Market

An Incisive, In-depth Analysis on the Automated Guided Vehicles Market

This study offers a comprehensive, 360 degree analysis on the Automated Guided Vehicles market, bringing to fore insights that can help stakeholders identify the opportunities as well as challenges. It tracks the global Automated Guided Vehicles market across key regions, and offers in-depth commentary and accurate quantitative insights. The study also includes incisive competitive landscape analysis, and provides key recommendations to market players on winning imperatives and successful strategies.

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Automated Guided Vehicle Market - Key Research Findings

  1. The global automated guided vehicle market size in 2019 is expected to be valued at ~ US$ 1.2 Bn.
  2. The automated guided vehicle market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of ~9% over the forecast period of 2019-2029.
  3. In the automated guided vehicle market, laser guidance automated guided vehicles are estimated to gain significant traction.  
  4. The laser guidance technology provides reliable, secure, flexible, and precise form of navigation, which is expected to propel the market growth. Enhanced productivity coupled with the increasing accuracy is projected to fuel the demand for automated guided vehicles over the forecast period.
  5. Transportation is the most preferred application in end-use industries such as automotive, manufacturing, logistics, and others.
  6. By the end-use sector, the logistics industry is projected to create significant demand for automated guided vehicles over the forecast period, owing to the exceptional ability of automated guided vehicles to work in dangerous and hazardous conditions.
  7. In terms of value share, North America and Western Europe, are anticipated to be prominent by collectively holding approx. half of the volume and value shares of the global automated guided vehiclemarket.
  8. In terms of the growth rate, APEJ is most likely to foresee high growth in the global automated guided vehicle market.
  9. Emerging players in the automated guided vehiclemarket are enhancing their product offerings by investing in research and development activities to further increase the load capacity and accuracy in automated guided vehicles.
  10. Growing disposable income and increasing demand for various types of vehicles from several end-use sectors, along with stringent regulatory compliances mandating the use of industrial materials are the key factors responsible for the expected increase in the global automated guided vehicle market share.

Factors Shaping the Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market

Advanced Material Technology Boosting the Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market

The acceptance of progressive material technology for material handling solutions enhances the strength and load capacity of automatic guided vehicles. The higher load capacity of automated guided vehicles augments the productivity, which is likely to boost the automated guided vehicle market in upcoming years. Due to the introduction of advanced material technology, various materials, such as superalloys and high stainless steel, are light in weight and have high strength & load capacity. This is a key factor estimated to drive the growth of the automated guided vehicle market.

Reduced Production Cycle Time and Increasing Productivity Results in the Growing Demand for Automated Guided Vehicles

Automated guided vehicles are programmed with safety & security and are also installed with lasers, cameras, and other sensors that allow them to safely operate within the company, plant, or an industry. Increased safety leads to reduced operational downtime and cost, which is projected to enhance the productivity of many operations. Hence, this factor significantly increases the demand for automated guided vehicles in the market during the forecast period.

Growing Construction Industry and Rapid Urbanization to Surge the Demand for Automated Guided Vehicle

The global automated guided vehicle market is expected to register a prominent growth rate over the forecast period. Increasing urbanization rate, coupled with the substantial rise in industrial production, is expected to create favourable growth opportunities for manufacturers active in the automated guided vehicle market. Moreover, shifting of automotive and other electronics market from China and Japan to ASEAN and South East Asia countries is expected to create significant demand for automated guided vehicles in these countries in the near future. Companies need to capitalize on shifting their industry base towards these low labour intensive countries.

Automated Guided Vehicle Market Structure Analysis

  • The global automated guided vehicle market is an organized market where tier-1 players hold nearly half of the global automated guided vehicle market shares.
  • Most of the manufacturers in the automated guided vehicle market are strategically focusing on the Asia Pacific market. Key market players in the automated guided vehicle market, such as JBT Corporation, Kion Group AG, Kuka AG, Daifuku Co., Ltd., and Omron Adept Technologies, Inc., are focusing on expanding their presence in regional markets to fulfill the growing demand for automated guided vehicles from end-use industries, such as automation, logistics, manufacturing, and others.
  • Tier-1 players are strengthening their positions in the automated guided vehicle market by offering technologically developed products.
  • Kion Group AG, JBT Corporation, Daifuku Co., Ltd., Kuka AG, AGVE Group, Inc., Oceaneering International Inc., Omron Adept Technologies, Inc., Transbotics Corporation, Murata Machinery, Seegrid Corporation, AVT Europe NV, SSI Schaefer, Toyota Industries Corporation, Cassioli Srl, Kollmorge, Robotnik, Mecalux, S.A., E&K Automation GMBH, and Bastian Solutions, Inc.are some of the market participants in the global automated guided vehicle market.

Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2019-2029

A recent market study published by FMI on the automated guided vehicle market includes global industry analysis 2014-2018 & opportunity assessment 2019-2029, and delivers a comprehensive assessment of the most important market dynamics. After conducting a thorough research on the historic and current growth parameters of the automated guided vehicle market, the growth prospects of the market are obtained with maximum precision.

Automated Guided Vehicle Market: Taxonomy

The global automated guided vehicle market is segmented in detail to cover every aspect of the market and present a complete market intelligence approach to the reader.

By Technology

By Application

By Vehicle Type

By End Use

By Region

  • Laser Guidance

  • Magnetic Guidance

  • Infrared Guidance

  • Wire Guidance

  • Inertial Guided

  • Optical Guided

  • Transportation

  • Distribution

  • Storage

  • Unit Load Carrier

  • Pallet Truck

  • Assembly Line Vehicle

  • Tow Vehicle

  • Forklift Truck

  • Light Load Trasporters

  • Logistics

  • Healthcare

  • Automotive

  • Manufacturing

  • Food & Beverages

  • Aerospace

  • North America

  • Latin America

  • Western Europe

  • Eastern Europe

  • APEJ

  • Japan

  • MEA

Report Chapters

Chapter 01 – Executive Summary

The report initiates with the executive summary of the automated guided vehicle market, which includes a summary of key findings and statistics of the market. It also includes the demand-side & supply-side trends about the automated guided vehicle market.

Chapter 02 – Market Overview

Readers can find the definition and a detailed taxonomy of the automated guided vehicle market in this chapter, which will help them understand the basic information about the automated guided vehicle market. Along with this, a comprehensive information pertaining to automated guided vehicle and their properties are provided in this section. This section also highlights the inclusions and exclusions, which help readers understand the scope of the automated guided vehicle market report.

Chapter 03 – Market View Point

The automated guided vehicle market report provides key market trends that are expected to significantly impact the market growth during the forecast period. Detailed industry trends are provided in this section.

Chapter 04 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Demand Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This section explains the global market value analysis and forecast for the automated guided vehicle market between the forecast periods of 2019-2029. This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the historical automated guided vehicle market, along with an opportunity analysis of the future. Readers can also find the absolute $ opportunity for the current year (2019), and an incremental $ opportunity for the forecast period (2019–2029). Along with this, pricing analysis of the automated guided vehicle market at the regional level has been provided in this section. This section also explains the global market volume analysis and forecast for the automated guided vehicle market between the forecast periods of 2019-2029.

Chapter 05 – Forecast Factors

This chapter explains the key macro-economic factors that are expected to influence the growth of the automated guided vehicle market over the forecast period. Along with the macroeconomic factors, this section also highlights the value chain, supply chain, forecast factors, Porter’s five forces analysis, and value chain analysis for the automated guided vehicle market. Moreover, in-depth information about the market dynamics and their impact analysis on the market have been provided in the successive section.

Chapter 06 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029, by Navigation Technology

Based on the type, the automated guided vehicle market is segmented into laser guidance, magnetic guidance, infrared guidance, wire guidance, inertial guided, and optical guided. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the automated guided vehicle market and market attractiveness analysis based on the navigation technology.

Chapter 07 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029, by Application

Based on the vehicle type, the automated guided vehicle market is segmented into transportation, distribution, and storage. In this chapter, readers can find information about the key trends and developments in the automated guided vehicle market and market attractiveness analysis based on application.

Chapter 08 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029, by Vehicle Type

This chapter provides details about the automated guided vehicle market based on the vehicle type, and has been classified into unit load carrier, pallet truck, assembly line vehicle, tow vehicle, forklift truck, light load transporter, and others. In this chapter, readers can understand the market attractive analysis based on the vehicle type.

Chapter 09 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029, by End Use

This chapter provides details about the automated guided vehicle market based on the end use, and has been classified into logistics, healthcare, automation, manufacturing, food & beverages, and aerospace. In this chapter, readers can understand the market attractive analysis based on the end use.

Chapter 10 – Global Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029, by Region

This chapter explains how the automated guided vehicle market will grow across several geographic regions such as North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, APEJ, Japan, and Middle East & Africa (MEA).

Chapter 11 – North America Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This chapter includes a detailed analysis of the growth of the North America automated guided vehicle market, along with a country-wise assessment that includes the U.S. and Canada. Readers can also find the pricing analysis, regional trends, and market growth based on the application and countries in North America.

Chapter 12 – Latin America Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This chapter provides the growth scenario of the automated guided vehicle market in Latin American countries such as Brazil, Mexico, and the Rest of Latin America. Along with this, an assessment of the market across target segments has been provided.

Chapter 13 – Western Europe Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

Important growth prospects of the automated guided vehicle market based on its end users in several countries such as Germany, the U.K., France, Spain, Italy, BENELUX and the Rest of Europe are included in this chapter.

Chapter 14 – Eastern Europe Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

In this chapter, Russia, Poland, and rest of Eastern Europe countries are prominent countries are the prime subjects of assessment to obtain growth prospects of the Eastern Europe automated guided vehicle market. Readers can find detailed information about the growth parameters of the Eastern Europe automated guided vehicle market during the forecast period of 2019-2029.

Chapter 15 – APEJ Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This chapter highlights the growth of the automated guided vehicle market in East Asia by focusing on China, India, ASEAN, Japan and rest of APEJ. This section also help readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the automated guided vehicle market in APEJ.

Chapter 16 – Japan Automated Guided Vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This chapter highlights the growth of the automated guided vehicle market in Japan. This section also help readers understand the key factors that are responsible for the growth of the automated guided vehicle market in Japan.

Chapter 17 – MEA Automated guided vehicle Market Analysis 2014-2018 & Opportunity Assessment 2019-2029

This chapter provides information about how the automated guided vehicle market will grow in major countries in the MEA region such as GCC countries, Turkey, South Africa, and the Rest of MEA, during the forecast period of 2019-2029.

Chapter 18 – Competition Landscape

In this chapter, readers can find detailed information about the tier analysis and market concentration of key players in the automated guided vehicle market, along with their market presence analysis by region and product portfolio. In this chapter, readers can find a comprehensive list of all the prominent stakeholders in the automated guided vehicle market, along with a detailed information about each company, which includes the company overview, revenue shares, strategic overview, and recent company developments. Some of the market players featured in the report are JBT Corporation, Kuka AG, Daifuku Co., Ltd., Kion Group AG, Omron Adept Technologies, INC., AGVE Group, Inc, Transbotics Corporation, Oceaneering International Inc., Seegrid Corporation, Murata Machinery, SSI Schaefer, AVT Europe NV, Cassioli Srl, Toyota Industries Corporation, Robotnik, Kollmorgen, E&K Automation GMBH, BEUMER Group GmbH & Co. KG, Mecalux, S.A, Bastian Solutions, Inc., among others.

Chapter 19 – Assumptions and Acronyms

This chapter includes a list of acronyms and assumptions that provides a base to the information and statistics included in the automated guided vehicle market report.

Chapter 20 – Research Methodology

This chapter help readers understand the research methodology followed to obtain various conclusions as well as important qualitative and quantitative information about the automated guided vehicle market.

Industry Interactions -

  • C - Level Executives
  • Marketing Directors
  • Product Managers 
  • Business Development Officers 
  • Production Managers
  • Procurement Heads
  • Sales Executives
  • Distributors
  • Traders 
  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Industry Experts
  • End Users
  • Current market dynamics and challenges
  • Yesteryear trends 
  • Market characteristics
  • Market performance and growth quadrants
  • Competition structure and market structure
  • Strategic growth initiatives
  • Near-term and long-term market growth prospects
  • Market segment splits and authenticity
  • Opinions on market projections and validity of assumptions

Primary Interview Splits automated guided vehicle market designations

References Catalogue -

  • Factiva
  • Company Press Releases
  • Annual Reports and Investor Presentations
  • Research Papers
  • Government Websites and Publications
  • Trade Websites

Primary Interview Splits automated guided vehicle market stakeholders

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