Research and Markets: Global Automated Material Handling Industry - 2012: AMH Sales Exceeded $15.5 Billion in 2011, Up About 18% Over 2010 Figures

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7fgrqs/global_automated) has announced the addition of the "Global Automated Material Handling Industry" report to their offering.

This report examines the global automated material handling industry. For the purposes of this report, the industry is broken down into seven categories:

- Automated guided vehicles

- Automated storage & retrieval systems

- Conveyor systems

- Palletization

- Pick systems

- Sortation systems

- Software and services

Key industries that benefit from automated material handling systems covered in the report include:

- 3PL

- Automotive

- Bulk Mining

- Food & Beverage

- Hospitals

- Intermodal

- Mail Order/eCommerce

- Medical/Pharmaceutical

- Parcel/Postal

- Publishing/Printing

- Wholesale/Retail

Market size and growth is provided for the market in total, by region and by system type. The report also provides detailed information on various automated material handling technologies including detailed description, manufacturer, product name, features and benefits, and end use applications. Key trends that will impact the industry are identified and discussed. The report profiles leading suppliers of automated material handling equipment and systems and system integrators.

Globally, AMH sales exceeded $15.5 billion in 2011, up about 18% over 2010 figures. The European market dominates AMH sales, accounting for 42% of global sales, followed by the United States, which holds a 21% market share. Japan follows in third place, accounting for 13% of global AMH sales. The report contains over 50 detailed tables and charts summarizing key information such as sales, key players, market share and growth. In addition, there are multiple figures and diagrams of product designs, new technologies, material flow, etc.

Products Mentioned

Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems, Conveyors, Sortation Systems, Pick Systems, Palletization, Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV), Software & Services

Companies Mentioned

- Beumer

- Daifuku

- Dematic

- FlexLink

- Intelligrated

- Kardex

- Legris Industries

- Mecalux

- Muratec

- Oracle

- SAP

- Schaefer Systems

- Swisslog

- Vanderlande Industries

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 Executive Summary

Chapter 2 Automated Material Handling Systems

Chapter 3 Market Segments

Chapter 4 Market Size and Growth

Chapter 5 Market Trends

Chapter 6 Company Profiles

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7fgrqs/global_automated

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Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
press@researchandmarkets.com
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Manufacturing and Industry, Engineering