According to data compiled by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) companies throughout the world have been investing in industrial robots this year. Over 100,000 robots have been purchased in the last nine months.
Why Is This Happening Now?
The IFR links the dramatic increase in robot sales to a number of influences. First of all, they believe robots are helping companies respond to an increased need for eco-friendly manufacturing and eco-friendly end products. Second, IFR states that robots are helping a lot of companies become more productive. Third, the IFR pointed to increased competition within consumer markets as another contributor.
Who's Buying Robots?
The majority of robot sales have been from the automotive manufacturing and electronics industries. Another area of growth was seen in robot purchases by plastics and automotive part manufacturers.
How Does This Affect You?
As demonstrated by this data, investing in industrial robots is more than a smart move - it's a survival tactic. The numbers don't lie. More and more companies throughout the world are turning to industrial robots to remain competitive, improve product quality, and meet changing market needs. Don't fall behind - automate!
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