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Semiconductor and Electronics Automated Guided Vehicle Market

The automated guided vehicle market is expected to grow at a CAGR 8.48% rate during the forecast period. The market growth is driven by the growing demand for automation in material-handling across industries, the rising popularity of e-commerce, improved safety standards at workplaces, and shift in demand from mass production to mass customization.The adoption rate of other types of AGVs hybrid AGVs and customized AGVs is currently high. Manufacturers are designing hybrid and customized AGVs to cater to the varying material-handling requirements of different industries. Furthermore, they aid in moving and handling almost all types of industrial load, from small parts to heavy pallets. These are used in material transportation throughout plants/warehouses. Customized and hybrid AGVs are being manufactured to cater to the varied needs of end users, which is likely to lead the market for this segment to grow at a high rate during the forecast period.


The retail industry is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period. The increasing globalization, and the emergence of online retailing and bulk retailing have escalated the demand for AGVs in the retail industry. With the growing pressure on retail companies to meet the ever-increasing demand of its customers, the companies are focusing on operating more efficiently.


APAC is expected to grow at the highest CAGR during the forecast period. China and Japan are the major contributors to the growth of this market. The rapid growth of automotive, food & beverages, and healthcare industries in emerging economies, such as China, India, and Korea, has contributed to the growth of the AGV market in APAC.


Key Market Players includes Daifuku (Japan), JBT Corporation (US), KION Group (Germany), KUKA (Germany), Toyota Industries (Japan), Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (US), Oceaneering International (US), E&K Automation (Germany), Kollmorgen (US), Seegrid Corporation (US), and SSI Schaefer (Germany).


Key Questions Addressed by the Report

  • Which type of AGVs is expected to have the highest demand in the future?
  • Which is the most adopted navigation technology for AGVs in the market?
  • How are the AGVs applied in various industries to facilitate the distribution and transportation application?
  • What are the key trends in the AGV market?


  1. Introduction
  2. Market Definition
  3. Study Scope
  4. Study Period
  5. Market Stakeholders
  6. Research Methodology
  7. Secondary Research
  8. Primary Research
  9. Research Design
  10. Data Validation
  11. Limitations and Assumptions
  12. Market Dynamics
  13. Drivers
  14. Growing Demand for Automation in Material-Handling Across Industries
  15. Rising Popularity of E-Commerce
  16. Improved Safety Standards at Workplaces
  17. Shift in Demand From Mass Production to Mass Customization
  18. Challenges
  19. High Installation, Maintenance, and Switching Costs
  20. Increasing Use of Mobile Robots in Retail and E-Commerce Industries
  21. Low Labor Cost and Dependency on Labor in Manufacturing Sector of Emerging Economies
  22. Technical Challenges Related to Sensing Elements
  23. Opportunities
  24. Integration of Industry 4.0 With Robotics
  25. Rising Adoption of Industrial Automation By SMEs
  26. Industrial Growth in Emerging Economies
  27. Presence of Huge Intralogistics Sector in Southeast Asia
  28. Executive Summary
  29. Automated Guided Vehicle Market, By Type
  30. Two vehicles
  31. Unit load carriers
  32. Pallet trucks
  33. Assembly line vehicles
  34. Forklift trucks
  35. others
  36. Automated Guided Vehicle Market, By Navigation System
  37. Laser guidance
  38. Magnetic guidance
  39. Inductive guidance
  40. Optical tape guidance
  41. Vision guidance
  42. Others
  43. Automated Guided Vehicle Market, By Application
  44. Transporation
  45. Distribution
  46. Storage
  47. Assembly
  48. Packaging
  49. Waste handling
  50. Automated Guided Vehicle Market, By Industry
  51. Automotive
  52. Manufacturing
  53. Food and beverages
  54. Aerospace
  55. Healthcare
  56. Logistics
  57. Retail
  58. others
  59. Automated Guided Vehicle Market, By Region
  60. North America
  61. US
  62. Canada
  63. Mexico
  64. Europe
  65. UK
  66. Germany
  67. France
  68. Rest of Europe
  69. Asia Pacific
  70. Japan
  71. China
  72. Australia
  73. South Korea
  74. Rest of APAC
  75. Rest of the World
  76. South America
  77. Middle East
  78. Africa
  79. Company Profiles
  80. Leading Companies in Automated Guided Vehicle Market
  81. Daifuku
  82. JBT Corporation
  83. Kion Group
  84. KUKA
  85. Toyota Industries
  86. Hyster-Yale Materials Handling
  87. Oceaneering International
  88. E&K Automation
  89. Kollmorgen
  90. Seegrid Corporation
  91. SSI Schafer
  92. Other Companies in Automated Guided Vehicle Market
  93. *Company introduction, financial information, recent developments, SWOT analysis
  94. Conclusion and Recommendations
  95. Appendix
  96. About
  97. Related Reports
  98. Glossary



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