The report forecasts the global programmable logic control (PLC) market to grow at a CAGR of 7.56% during the period 2016-2020.
PLC is a part of the automation control system, which is used in process and discrete industries. The automotive, oil and gas, and power industries invest heavily in automation solutions to increase productivity, maintain uniformity among geographically dispersed production process branches, and establish efficient plant monitoring and control.
One trend that will positively impact the market is the availability of integrate PLC-HMI in wide screen. The latest version of the PLC-HMI units has wider screen when compared to the previous one. For instance, Unitronics launched Vision all-in-one PLC series in 2015. This unit has a seven-inch wide touch screen and an additional Vision700. The company claims that Vision700 does not compromise on the cost, feel, or performance of the PLC. Vision700 offers digital, high speed, and analog I/O apart from PT100/thermocouple and weight/pressure measurement.
Key questions answered in this report:
- What will the market size be in 2020 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?
- Mitsubishi Electric
- Rockwell Automation
- Schneider Electric
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 by product
PART 07: Geographical segmentation
PART 08: Market drivers
PART 09: Impact of drivers
PART 10: Market challenges
PART 11: Impact of drivers and challenges
PART 12: Market trends
PART 13: Vendor landscape
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