Industrial Robotics Industry Statistics
Robots Helping Keep Jobs in North America, Says RIA Ann Arbor, Michigan -- North American manufacturing companies purchased 14,838 robots valued at nearly $1 billion in 2004, a 20% rise in units over 2003 and the industry’s second best unit total ever, according to new statistics from Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the industry’s trade group headquartered here.
Ann Arbor, Michigan – November 8, 2004 – North American robotics companies posted a 13% gain in new orders from the North American market through the first nine months of 2004, according to new figures released by the Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the industry’s trade group.
Ann Arbor, Michigan – Demand for robotics technology is hot, as evidenced by double-digit gains in new orders received by North American robotics manufacturers in the first half of 2004.
Fastest Start Since 1999 Ann Arbor, MI – North American based robotics manufacturers saw robot orders jump 17% in the first quarter of 2004 over the opening quarter of 2003, the best new order rate to start the year since the record-setting year of 1999.