Month: May 2018

The Mobile Robot Market in 2022 – Our Predictions

Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) have been around for decades, but recently demand for them and the newer, autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) has exploded. This market was worth just $1bn in 2017 but is forecast to hit $7bn in 2022 driven by increasing manufacturing automation, the growing e-commerce sector, mass personalization...

/ May 18, 2018

Manufacturing Sector Creating Huge Demand for AGVs & AMRs

AGVs (automated guided vehicles) have been used in manufacturing environments for decades, yet currently demand for them and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) is exploding with revenues set to reach nearly $1.5bn this year. Automation is nothing new, however major OEMs and end-users are striving to automate an increasing number of...

/ May 15, 2018

Global Commercial Vehicle Sales to Grow 6% in 2018, Vocational Segment to Grow at 8%

New research from Interact Analysis forecasts strong growth for global commercial vehicle sales in 2018, driven by favourable economic growth, positive demand for a number of vocational segments and fleet investments in lower emission vehicles.

/ May 10, 2018
electric hybrid trucks buses off-highway

New report shows 2018 to be a breakout year for hybrid and electric trucks, buses and off-highway vehicles

New research from Interact Analysis shows a ramp in hybrid and electric vehicle demand, product launches and strengthening macro factors that are aligning to make 2018 a clear ‘breakout’ year for the industry.

/ May 2, 2018