Global Material Handling Equipment Market 2016-2020: Market to Reach $128 Billion - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Material Handling Equipment Market 2016-2020" report to their offering.

The global material handling equipment market was valued at $120.26 billion in 2015 is likely to grow at a CAGR of more than 6.56% during the forecast period.

Material handling equipment refers to a range of products that aid transportation and storage of material. The equipment enhances the operational efficiency and the workflow in manufacturing, streamlines supply chain distribution channel, and manages warehouse operations for optimum utilization.

The equipment provides an accurate, process efficient, and cost-effective method for swift movements of goods across and organization. The market is divided based on functionality and geography. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

According to the report, growth of automation across key end user segment will be a key driver for market growth. The key end segment users such as the retail, automotive, and pharmaceutical sectors are incorporating automated technology into material handling equipment. This is driving the market for AMHE, as entire process starting from manufacturing, distribution, consumption and disposal is being automated.

Some of the advanced automation systems include automated storage systems in warehouses, electrical trucks, and forklifts in the pharmaceutical sector, robot delivery systems in food and beverage and baggage transport systems in the airport. Automated material handling equipment optimize storage capacity and efficient use of vertical space. These advantages are driving end-users to adopt automation technology across all sectors.

Many companies lack fundamental operations in warehouse management systems, resulting in high dependence on labor. In the US, the number of workers between in the age group of 45-50 has increased from 49.2 million in 2013 to 63.1 million in 2016 in the material handling labor workforce. Keeping pace with the rapid and dynamic technology becomes hard for this particular age group, resulting low use of AMHE.

Key vendors

  • Beumer
  • Daifuku
  • Dematic
  • SSI SCHAEFER
  • Vanderlande Industries
  • Clark Material Handling
  • Product segmentation
  • Crown Equipment
  • Columbus McKinnon

Other prominent vendors

  • Allied Conveyor Systems
  • Caterpillar
  • Dearborn Mid-West Conveyor
  • Dorner Conveyors
  • Dynamic Conveyor
  • FMC Technologies
  • Intelligrated
  • RUD
  • Shuttleworth
  • Swisslog
  • Taikisha

Key Topics Covered:

Part 01: Executive summary

Part 02: Scope of the report

Part 03: Market research methodology

Part 04: Introduction

Part 05: Market landscape

Part 06: Market segmentation

Part 07: Geographical Segmentation

Part 08: Key drivers

Part 09: Impact of key drivers

Part 10: Key trends

Part 11: Key challenges

Part 12: Key impact on drivers and challenges

Part 13: Vendor landscape

Part 14: Key Vendor Analysis

Part 15: Appendix

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Related Topics: Material Handling Equipment

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Material Handling Equipment