1 Introduction 6
1.1 Industry Definition and Report Scope 6
1.2 Research Methodology 8
1.3 Executive Summary 10

2 Market Environment 13
2.1 Prospects for the World Economy in 2015–2016 13
2.2 Outlook of the World Economy to 2030 16

3 Market Overview and Qualitative Analysis 17
3.1 Market Structure 17
3.2 Market Overview 18
3.3 Major Growth Drivers 21
3.4 Market Restraints and Challenges 25
3.5 Emerging Opportunities and Market Trends 29
3.6 Porter’s Fiver Forces Analysis 32
3.7 Key M&A Trends and Strategic Partnerships 35
3.8 IPO and VCI in Global Industrial Robot Market 39

4 Segmentation of Global Market by End-user 41
4.1 Market Overview by End-user 41
4.2.1 Outlook of the Global Automotive Industry 46
4.2.2 Dispensing Robots Market in Automotive Industry 48
4.3.1 Outlook of the Global Electrical and Electronics Industry 51
4.3.2 Dispensing Robots Market in Electrical & Electronics Industry 54
4.4.1 Outlook of the Global Chemical, Rubber and Plastics Market 57
4.4.2 Dispensing Robots Market in Chemical, Rubber & Plastics Industry 64
4.5 Dispensing Robots Market in Other Industries 68

5 Segmentation of Global Market by Product Type 71
5.1 Market Overview by Robot Type 71
5.2 Articulated Robots 76
5.3 Cartesian Robots 79
5.4 SCARA Robots 82
5.5 Other Types of Industrial Robots 85

6 Segmentation of Global Market by Region 89
6.1 Geographic Market Overview by Region 2015-2022 89
6.2 North America Market 2014-2022 95
6.2.1 Overview of North America Market 95
6.2.2 U.S. Market 98
6.2.3 Canadian Market 102
6.3 European Market 2014-2022 103
6.3.1 Overview of European Market 103
6.3.2 Germany 107
6.3.3 Rest of European Market 110
6.4 Asia-Pacific Market 2014-2022 112
6.4.1 Overview of Asia-Pacific Market 112
6.4.2 Japan Market 115
6.4.3 China 118
6.4.4 South Korea 123
6.4.5 Rest of APAC Region 126
6.5 Latin America Market 2014-2022 127
6.5.1 Overview of Latin America Market 127
6.5.2 Mexico 130
6.5.3 Rest of Latin America 133
6.6 Rest of World Market 2014-2022 134
6.7 Relative Availability of Industrial Robots by Country 2013-2014 137

7 Manufacturing Landscape 139
7.1 Overview of Global Manufacture 139
7.2 Company Profiles 142
RELATED REPORTS AND PRODUCTS 185