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Number of industrial robot installations - Americas 2017-2019

The estimated amount of industrial robot installations in American markets is expected to decline from about 55,0000 units in 2018 to around 48,000 units in 2019. Currently, China strongly outpaces all other countries in new robot installations, ordering about 154,000 shipments in 2018 alone. The Asia-Australia region was the region with the most annual robot installations in 2019.

Industrial robots are restructuring the manufacturing workforce

Singapore is the country with the highest density of robot workers in manufacturing with more than 900 installed industrial robots per 10,000 employees in the manufacturing sector. Employees across the world have voiced concern about the threat of being replaced by robots in the workforce.

Who makes these robots?

Companies such as Fanuc, ABB Group, KUKA, Yaskwa, and Omron are among the leading makers of industrial robots based on market share. ABB Group is one of the ten largest conglomerates worldwide.

Estimated annual industrial robot installations in the Americas from 2017 to 2019

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North America, Central and South America

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2017 to 2019

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