HOME Top Market Reports Motion Control Market by Component (Motors, Electric Drives, Motion Controllers, and AC motors), Technology (GMC and CNC), Application (Metal & Machinery, Semiconductors & Electronics, and Food & Beverage), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020

Motion Control Market by Component (Motors, Electric Drives, Motion Controllers, and AC motors), Technology (GMC and CNC), Application (Metal & Machinery, Semiconductors & Electronics, and Food & Beverage), and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020

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Publishing Date: August 2015
Report Code: SE 3666

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Motion control is a sub-field of automation, which controls the position and velocity of machines with the help of components such as motors, drives, sensors and motion controllers. Motion control is essential in robotics and Computerized Numerical Control CNC) machine tools even though it is more complex when compared to its use in specialized machines such as General Motion Control (GMC). Motion control is widely being used in packaging, printing, textile, semiconductor production, and assembly industries, along with being a significant part of any automation system.

One of the major growth drivers for the motion control market is the increasing investment by manufacturing industries. The technologyís major application is in the semiconductor & electronics industry and this trend is expected to continue during the forecast period. The motion control market is expected to grow from USD 14.79 Billion in 2014 to USD 21.99 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.87% during the forecast period (2015-2020).

Market Segments and Aspects Covered:

Market by Technology:

The motion control market has been segmented based on technology into general motion control (GMC) and computerized numerical control (CNC).

Market by Component:

On the basis of components, the motion control market has been segmented into electronic drives, AC drives, motors, actuator, motion controller, AC motors, sensors & feedback devices, and others.

Market by Application:

On the basis of application, the motion control market has been segmented into aerospace & defense, automotive, semiconductor & electronics, metal & machinery manufacturing, food & beverage, furniture & wood, , medical, plastic & rubber, printing & paper, textiles, energy, oil & gas, logistics, robotics, and  others (security and forest processing).

Market by geography:

The motion control market has been segmented based on geography into North America (the U.S., Canada, and Mexico), Europe (Germany, the U.K., France, and RoE), APAC (China, Japan, and RoAPAC), and the rest of the world (RoW).

APAC accounts for the highest share of 41% of the motion control market. The studied market in the European and North American regions is also estimated to grow at a decent rate during the projected years.

Semiconductor & electronics, metal & machinery manufacturing, and logistics are some of the fastest growing applications in the motion control market. The said market in APAC is expected to witness the highest growth during the forecast period.

The key players in this market include Siemens AG (Germany), Schneider Electric SE (France), Parker Hannifin Corporation (U.S.), ABB Ltd. (Switzerland), Yaskawa Electric Corporation (Japan), Moog Inc. (U.S.), Altra Industrial motion Corporation (U.S.), Bosh Rexroth (Germany), and Dover Motion (U.S.).

Motion Control Market

Market overview and industry trends, along with market dynamics and additional qualitative analysis have been utilized to analyze the said market. Market classification includes the segmentation & sub-segmentation of the market based on technology, component, application, and geography. Furthermore, a detailed competitive landscape and company profiles of the key players has also been included in the report.

This report will cater to the needs of leading operators, contractors, and service providers in the motion control market. Other parties that could benefit from the report include government bodies, environmental agencies, consulting firms, business development executives, C-level employees, and VPs. Our report will help you analyze new opportunities and potential revenue sources and enhance your decision making process for new business strategies. The quantitative and qualitative information in the report along with our comprehensive analysis will help you stay competitive in the market.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 13)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Markets Covered
           1.3.2 Years Considered for the Study
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Limitation
    1.6 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Introduction
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.3 Market Breakdown & Data Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)
    3.1 Market Share Analysis

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 30)
    4.1 Motion Control Market, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
    4.2 Motion Control Market, By Component
    4.3 Motion Control Market, By Application
    4.4 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR From 2015 to 2020
    4.5 Motion Control Market, By Application, 2014
    4.6 Motion Control Market, By Region
    4.7 Motion Control Market, By Technology

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 35)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 By Technology
           5.2.2 By Component
           5.2.3 By Application
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Growth of the Automation Market
                    5.3.1.2 Ease of Use and Integration of Components Within Motion Control Systems
                    5.3.1.3 Integrated Safety Functions in Drives
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 High Manufacturing Cost
                    5.3.2.2 Complexity in A Motion Control Machine
                    5.3.2.3 Lack of A Highly Skilled Workforce and Trained Workers
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Improved Encoders Create New Possibilities in the Motion Control Market
                    5.3.3.2 Emerging Markets
           5.3.4 Challenges
                    5.3.4.1 Precision Laser Processing for Manufacturing Applications
                    5.3.4.2 Designing Compact Machines
    5.4 Value Chain Analysis
    5.5 Porterís Five Forces Analysis
           5.5.1 Threat of New Entrants
           5.5.2 Threat of Substitutes
           5.5.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           5.5.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           5.5.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

6 Motion Control Market, By Technology (Page No. - 52)
    6.1 Introductioin
    6.2 General Motion Control (GMC)
    6.3 Computerized Numerical Control (CNC)
           6.3.1 Advantages of CNC

7 Motion Control Market, By Component (Page No. - 58)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Electric Drives
    7.3 AC Drives
    7.4 Motors
    7.5 Actuators
    7.6 Motion Controllers
    7.7 AC Motors
    7.8 Sensors & Feedback Devices
    7.9 Others

8 Motion Control Market, By Application (Page No. - 78)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Aerospace & Defense
    8.3 Automotive
    8.4 Semiconductor & Electrics
    8.5 Metals & Machinery Manufacturing
    8.6 Food & Beverage
    8.7 Furniture & Wood Products
    8.8 Medical
    8.9 Plastic and Rubber
    8.10 Printing & Paper
    8.11 Textiles
    8.12 Energy
    8.13 Oil & Gas
    8.14 Logistics
    8.15 Robotics
    8.16 Others

9 Motion Control Market, By Geography (Page No. - 108)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 North America
    9.3 Europe
    9.4 Asia-Pacific
    9.5 Rest of the World (RoW)

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 122)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Market Share Analysis, 2014
     10.3 Competitive Situations and Trends
             10.3.1 New Product Launches
             10.3.2 Mergers and Acquisitions
             10.3.3 Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations
             10.3.4 Expansions

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 128)
(Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development)*
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 ABB Ltd.
     11.3 Parker Hannifin Corporation
     11.4 Rockwell Automation
     11.5 Schneider Electric SE
     11.6 Siemens AG
     11.8 Altra Industrial Motion Corporation
     11.9 Bosch Rexroth AG
     11.10 Dover Motion
     11.11 Moog Inc.
     11.12 Yaskawa Electric Corporation

*Details on Overview, Products and Services, Financials, Strategy & Development Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

12 Appendix (Page No. - 152)
     12.1 Insights of Industry Experts
     12.2 Discussion Guide
     12.3 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     12.4 Available Customizations
     12.5 Related Reports


List of Tables (69 Tables)

Table 1 Market Share of the Top Seven Players in the Motion Control Market 2014
Table 2 Growth of the Automation Market is Propelling the Growth of Motion Control Market
Table 3 Lack of A Highly Skilled Workforce and Trained Workers is Expected to Affect the Growth of the Market
Table 4 Improved Encoders Expected to Lead to New Growth Opportunities for the Motion Control Market
Table 5 Designing Compact Machines is A Major Challenge for the Motion Control Market
Table 6 Motion Control Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Billion)
Table 7 GMC Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 8 CNC Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 9 Motion Control Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Billion)
Table 10 Motion Control Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (Million Units)
Table 11 Electric Drives Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 12 Electric Drives Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 13 AC Drives Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 14 AC Drives Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 15 Motors Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 16 Motors Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 17 Actuators Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 18 Actuators Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 19 Motion Controllers Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 20 Motion Controllers Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 21 AC Motors Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 22 AC Motors Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 23 Sensors & Feedback Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 24 Sensors & Feedback Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 25 Others Market, By Technology, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 26 Others Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 27 Motion Control Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Billion)
Table 28 Aerospace & Defense Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 29 Aerospace & Defense Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 30 Automotive Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 31 Automotive Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 32 Semiconductor & Electrics Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 33 Semiconductor & Electrics Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 34 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 35 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 36 Food & Beverage Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 37 Food & Beverage Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 38 Furniture & Wood Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 39 Furniture & Wood Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 40 Medical Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 41 Medical Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 42 Plastic & Rubber Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 43 Plastic & Rubber Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 44 Printing & Paper Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 45 Printing & Paper Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 46 Textiles Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 47 Textiles Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 48 Energy Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 49 Energy Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 50 Oil & Gas Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 51 Oil & Gas Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 52 Logistics Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 53 Logistics Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 54 Robotics Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 55 Robotics Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 56 Others Market, By Component, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 57 Others Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 58 Motion Control Market, By Region, 2014-2020 (USD Billion)
Table 59 North America: Motion Control Market, By Country (USD Million)
Table 60 North America Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 61 Europe: Motion Control Market, By Country (USD Million)
Table 62 Europe Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 63 Asia-Pacific: Motion Control Market, By Country (USD Million)
Table 64 APAC Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 65 RoW Market, By Application, 2014-2020 (USD Million)
Table 66 Most Significant New Product Launches in the Motion Control Market From 2013 to 2015
Table 67 Recent Mergers and Acquisitions of Motion Control Market From 2013 to 2015
Table 68 Most Significant Partnerships, Agreements, and Collaborations in the Motion Control Market From 2013 to 2015
Table 69 Recent Expansions of Motion Control Market From 2013 to 2015


List of Figures (76 Figures)

Figure 1 Research Design
Figure 2 Breakdown of Primary Interviews: By Company Type, Designation, & Region
Figure 3 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 4 Market Size Estimation Methodology: Top-Down Approach
Figure 5 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
Figure 6 Assumptions
Figure 7 Motion Control Market, 2014Ė2020 (USD Billion)
Figure 8 AC Motors Segment is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate During the Forecast Period
Figure 9 Motion Control Market, By Application, 2014
Figure 10 Motion Control Geographic Market Share, 2014
Figure 11 Attractive Market Opportunities in the Motion Control Market 2015
Figure 12 AC Motors Segment is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate Than Other Motion Control Components From 2014 to 2020
Figure 13 Metal & Machinery Manufaturing Applications Accounted for the Largest Share in the Motion Control Market
Figure 14 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Account for the Largest Market Share During the Forecast Period
Figure 15 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Segment Dominated the Motion Control Market in 2014
Figure 16 Asia-Pacific Market for Motion Control Systems is Expected to Grow at the Highest Rate During the Forcast Period
Figure 17 GMC Technology is Expected to Dominate the Motion Control Market in 2020
Figure 18 Market, By Technology
Figure 19 Market, By Component
Figure 20 Market, By Application
Figure 21 Growth of the Automation Market is Driving the Motion Control Market
Figure 22 Motion Control Market: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 23 Porterís Five Forces Analysis
Figure 24 Porterís Analysis of Motion Control Market
Figure 25 Threat of New Entrants
Figure 26 Threat of Substitutes
Figure 27 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
Figure 28 Bargaining Power of Buyers
Figure 29 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry
Figure 30 CNC Technology is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate Than GMC Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 31 Motors Component is Expected to Dominate CNC Technology During the Forecast Period
Figure 32 Types of Motion Control Components
Figure 33 AC Motors is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate Compared to Other Components Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 34 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Application is Expected to Dominate the Electric Drives Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 35 Semiconductor & Electrics Application is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 36 GMC Technology is Estimated to Dominate the Motors Segment During the Forecast Period
Figure 37 GMC Technology is Estimated to Dominated Motion Controllers Market in 2020
Figure 38 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Application of AC Motors Expected to Account for the Largest Market Share in 2014
Figure 39 Semiconductor & Electrics Application is Expected to Grow at the Highest Rate in the Motion Control Market Between 2015-2020
Figure 40 Aerospace & Defense Accounted for the Largest Share of the Asia-Pacific Market in 2014
Figure 41 AC Motors Segment is Expected to Grow at the Fastest Rate in the Automotive Market Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 42 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Dominate the Semiconductor & Electrics Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 43 Motors Segment is Expected to Dominate the Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 44 The Motion Control Market for Food & Beverage in APAC Accounted for the Largest Market Size in 2014
Figure 45 AC Motors Segment is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate Compared to Other Segements for Medical Application Between 2015 and 2020
Figure 46 Motion Control Market for Plastic & Rubber in the APAC Accounted for the Largest Market Size in 2014
Figure 47 Motors Segment is Expected to Dominate the Market for Textiles Application During the Forecast Period
Figure 48 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Dominate the Energy Application By 2020
Figure 49 Asia-Pacific is Expected to Dominate the Logistics Application By 2020
Figure 50 Motion Controller Segment is Expected to Grow at A Faster Rate for Robotics Application Between 2015-2020
Figure 51 Motion Control Market, By Geography
Figure 52 Asia-Pacific Accounted for the Largest Share in Motion Control Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 53 Motion Control Market in China is Expected to Grow at the Highest CAGR During the Forecast Period
Figure 54 Metal & Machinery Manufacturing Application in North America Accounted for the Largest Share During the Forecast Period
Figure 55 European Market Snapshot: Demand Will Be Driven By Rise in Automobiles, Medical Devices, and Machineries
Figure 56 Germany Dominated the European Market in 2014 and is Expected to Be the Same During the Forecast Period
Figure 57 Asia- Pacific Market Snapshot: Rise in Semiconductor & Elctronics Application are Driving the Growth of Motion Control Market
Figure 58 Semiconductor & Electrics Application in APAC Accounted for the Largest Market Share During the Forecast Peroid
Figure 59 Companies Adopted New Product Launches and Acquisitions as the Key Growth Strategies Between 2012 and 2015
Figure 60 Market Share of the Top Seven Players in the Motion Control Market, 2014
Figure 61 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launches Was the Key Strategy Between 2013 and 2015
Figure 62 Battle for Market Share: New Product Launche is the Key Strategy
Figure 63 Geographic Revenue Mix of the Top 5 Market Players
Figure 64 ABB: Company Snapshot
Figure 65 ABB: SWOT Analysis
Figure 66 Parker Hannifin Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 67 Parker Hannifin Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 68 Rockwell Automation: Company Snapshot
Figure 69 Rockwell Automation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 70 Schneider Electric SE: Company Snapshot
Figure 71 Schneider Electric SE: SWOT Analysis
Figure 72 Siemens AG: Company Snapshot
Figure 73 Siemens AG: SWOT Analysis
Figure 74 Altra Industrial Motion Corporation; Company Snapshot
Figure 75 Moog Inc.: Company Snapshot
Figure 76 Yaskawa Electric Corporation: Company Snapshot

Globalization and industrialization have led to the demand for high production capacity and qualitative output, in addition to increased supply within a limited time-frame. This stimulates the demand for automation systems such as motors, controllers, sensors, and drives across the globe. These motors, controllers, sensors, and drives are important components of motion control systems. Motion control is used for different applications and is used to control the movement of machines. Motors, controllers, and drives are the most sophisticated motion control devices which incorporate precise dimensional tolerance, high-force magnet materials, and advanced design methods.

The motion control market is expected to grow from USD 14.79 Billion in 2014 to USD 21.99 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.87% during the forecast period (2015-2020).

The report segments this market based on technology (GMC and CNC), component (electronic drives, AC drives, motors, actuator, motion controller, AC motors, and sensors & feedback devices). The applications of this market include aerospace & defense, automotive, semiconductor & electronics, metal & machinery manufacturing, food & beverage, furniture & wood, medical, plastic & rubber, printing & paper, semiconductors, textiles, energy, oil & gas, logistics, and robotics. The studied market has been segmented based on geography into North America, Europe, APAC, and RoW. Furthermore, it also includes market size projections and analyses trends pertaining to the market. The report also details the drivers, restraints, opportunities, and key challenges to succeed in the motion control market. The report also covers a detailed competitive landscape with identification of key players with respect to each type of market and market rankings.

The growth of the automation market and integrated safety function in drives are some of the factors driving the growth of the motion control market. However, the high manufacturing cost and complexity of motion control machines are some of the factors limiting the growth of the market. Designing machines that are compact, less expensive, and reliable are some of the challenges faced by vendors in this market.

The key players in this market are Siemens AG (Germany), Schneider Electric SE (France), Parker Hannifin Corporation (U.S.), ABB Ltd. (Switzerland), Yaskawa Electric Corporation (Japan), Moog Inc. (U.S.), Altra Industrial motion Corporation (U.S.), Bosh Rexroth (Germany, and Dover Motion (U.S.).

Motion Control Market

The overall motion control market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.87% from 2015 to 2020. The metal & machinery manufacturing application held the largest share among all applications of motion control market followed by semiconductor & electronics. The segment comprising the semiconductor & electronics application is expected to grow at the highest rate in the market with a CAGR of 10.10% from 2015 to 2020. Increasing complexity in semiconductors & electronics equipment manufacturing is driving the need for high-tech motors, drives, and motion controllers. Moreover, electronic devices such as cell phones, laptops, MP3 players, and GPS navigation systems have evolved due to the miniaturization of technology and revolutionary development of microelectronics. The APAC region is expected to lead the said market and witness the fastest growth during the forecast period.

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