Service Robotics Industry - Global Strategic Business Report

Service Robotics - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Mar 20, 2015, 415 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP6565

Service Robotics - Global Strategic Business Report

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Service Robotics in US$ Thousands and Units by the following Product categories: Personal Use Robots (Domestic Robots, Entertainment Robots, & Others), and Professional Use Robots (Defense, Field, Logistics, Medical, & Others). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 113 companies including many key and niche players such as -

Gecko Systems Corporation
Hanool Robotics Corp.
Honda Motors Co., Ltd.
Husqvarna
Iberobotics S.L

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations                       I-1
      Disclaimers                                                       I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level                             I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics                              I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study                            I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW                                                  II-1
      Robotics: A Quick Primer                                          II-1
       Robots: Marvels of Modern Engineering                            II-1
       Cost-Benefit Ratio                                               II-1
      Service Robotics: The New Emerging Frontier                       II-2
       Table 1: Global Robotics Industry (2013): Percentage Share
       Breakdown of Value Sales by Type of Robot - Industrial Robots
       and Service Robotics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        II-3
      Growing Clout of Tertiary Sector Throws Spotlight on Service
       Robots                                                           II-3
      Impact of Economic Uncertainty on Service Robotics Market in
       Retrospect                                                       II-4
      Outlook                                                           II-6
       Developing Countries to Spur Growth of Service Robotics Market   II-6
      Noteworthy Trends & Growth Drivers                                II-6
       Professional Service Robots - Largest Revenue Contributor for
        Service Robotics Market                                         II-6
        Defense Applications: A Key Volume Contributor for
         Professional Service Robots                                    II-7
         Table 2: Professional Service Robots in Defense
         Applications (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit
         Sales by End-Use Application Area (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   II-8
        Opportunity Indicators                                          II-8
         Table 3: Top Military Spending Nations Worldwide (2013):
         Ranked by Spending (in US$ Billion) and Spending as % of
         GDP (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                       II-8

         Table 4: Worldwide Military Spending (2013): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Spending by Country (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     II-9
        Iranian Researchers Develop Military & Rescue Robots            II-9
        DARPA Developing Atlas, the Human-Sized Robot, for Rescue
         Operations                                                     II-9
        Robot Used for Clearing Tunnels                                 II-9
        Medical Applications: Revenue Generator for Professional
         Service Robotics Market                                        II-10
         Table 5: Professional Service Robots in Medical
         Applications (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit
         Sales by End-Use Application Area (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   II-10

         Table 6: Usage Benefits of Service Robots in Surgical
         Procedures: A Comparative Study of Mean Blood Loss (ml) and
         Period of Hospital Stay in Robotic Vs Traditional
         Procedures by Surgery Type - Hysterectomy and Prostatectomy
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           II-11
        Field Applications Drive Growth in Professional Service
         Robotics Market                                                II-11
         Table 7: Global Field Robots Market (2014): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Milking Robots and Others
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           II-12
         Positive Outlook for Dairy Industry Augurs Well for Robotic
          Milking Systems                                               II-12
          Table 8: Leading Cow Milk Producing Countries Worldwide
          (2010-2012): Ranked by Production Volume in Million Tonnes
          (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                          II-13

          Table 9: Per Capita Annual Consumption of Yogurt for
          Select Countries: 2013 (includes corresponding
          Graph/Chart)                                                  II-13
        Use of Robots for Logistics Grows in Popularity                 II-13
         Table 10: Global Logistics Robots Market (2014): Percentage
         Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for Automated Guided Vehicles
         (Manufacturing & Non-Manufacturing) and Others (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     II-14
        Ageing Infrastructure to Drive Demand for Professional
         Service Robots                                                 II-14
        Shortage of Labor for Dangerous Jobs Drives Demand for the
         Bionic Man                                                     II-15
       Personal Robots Lead Charge in Service Robotics Market by Volume II-15
        High Standards of Living Bodes Well for the Market              II-15
        Rapidly Graying Population to Provide Traction for Robots       II-15
         Table 11: Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age
         Group (2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              II-16

         Table 12: Elderly Population (60+ Years) as a Percentage of
         the Total Population (2012 & 2050) (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   II-17
         Paro: An Interactive Robot for Dementia Patients               II-18
         GoCart Food Delivery Robot: Providing Care to the Elderly &
          Patients                                                      II-18
         GIRAFF+: Enabling Home-based Robotic Care                      II-19
         Home-Help Robots for Retirees: The Next Frontier of Robotic
          Advancements                                                  II-19
        Handicap Assistance Robots Yet to Gain Momentum, A Key
         Opportunity Nevertheless                                       II-19
        Robot Companions - A Major Draw                                 II-20
        US Government Grants Funding for Elderly-Centric Robots         II-20
       Expanding Application Possibilities Broadens the Market          II-20
       Growing Value Proposition Augurs Well for the Future of
        Service Robotics Market                                         II-21
       Robotic Vacuum Cleaners Market for Home Use: A Review            II-21
        Table 13: Global Vacuum Cleaners Market (2011-2014E):
        Percentage Share Breakdown of Value sales for Robotic Vacuum
        Cleaners and Traditional Vacuum Cleaners (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-22

        Table 14: EMEA Robot Vacuum Cleaners Market (2014):
        Percentage Share Breakdown of Retail Value Sales for iRobot
        LG, Neato, Samsung, and Others (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)                                                    II-23

        Table 15: Asia-Pacific Robot Vacuum Cleaners Market (2014):
        Percentage Share Breakdown of Retail Value Sales for
        Ecovacs, iRobot, Sharp, Toshiba, and Others (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)                                      II-23
       Technology Innovation Spurs Growth                               II-23
        Advances in Robotics Technology Underpinning Growth of
         Service Robotics                                               II-23
        Technology Developments Aimed at Developing Smart Models        II-24
        Use of Cloud Technology - A Noteworthy Breakthrough             II-24
        Robotic Innovations Gain Pace with Introduction of Open
         Source Platforms                                               II-24
        Smart Mobile Devices - Enhancing Potential of Service Robots    II-25
        Enhanced Machine Vision Critical to Service Robotics            II-25
        Telepresence to Revolutionize Service Robots Industry           II-26
         Service Robotics: Current and Future Analysis of Technology
          Reach                                                         II-26
        American Hospitals Use Robots to Kill Bacteria & Viruses        II-26
       Customizable & Networked Robots: Emerging Revenue Spinners       II-27
        Customizable Robots                                             II-27
        Networked Robots                                                II-27
       Cleaning Robots Popular Both in Personal & Professional Markets  II-27
       Manufacturers Target Different Products for Different
        Regional Markets                                                II-27
      Challenges Galore                                                 II-28
       Support Infrastructure - A Non-Technical Challenge for
        Service Robotics                                                II-28
       Service Robotics Need Acceptance in Society                      II-28
       Safety: A Key Issue                                              II-28

  2. PRODUCT OVERVIEW                                                   II-30
      What is a Robot?                                                  II-30
      Kinds of Robots Based on End-Use Application                      II-30
      Service Robots                                                    II-30
       Personal Use Robots                                              II-30
       Domestic Robot                                                   II-30
       Entertainment Robots                                             II-31
       Other Personal Use Robot Categories                              II-31
      Professional Service Robot                                        II-31
       Defense Robots                                                   II-31
       Field Robots                                                     II-31
       Logistics                                                        II-32
       Medical Robots                                                   II-32
       Other Professional Service Robots                                II-32
      Kinds of Robots Based on Functional Capabilities                  II-32
       Articulated Robots                                               II-32
       Cartesian Robots                                                 II-33
       Cylindrical robots                                               II-33
       Parallel Robots                                                  II-33
       SCARA Robots                                                     II-33
       Spherical Robots                                                 II-33
      Building Blocks of Robotics                                       II-33
      Hardware Technologies                                             II-33
       Practical Robot Software Platforms                               II-34
       Robot Cognition and Artificial Intelligence                      II-34
      Synergistic Technologies                                          II-34
       Wireless Communications Technologies                             II-34
       Sensor Technologies                                              II-34
       Advanced Materials and Electronics Technologies                  II-34
       High-performance and Low-cost Energy and Power Systems           II-34
      The Future of Robotics                                            II-35
       Power and Motion Technologies                                    II-35
      Robotic Vehicles                                                  II-35
       Applications of Robotic Vehicles                                 II-35
       Technology Used in Robotic Vehicles                              II-36
       Robot Standards and Safety                                       II-36
      Killer Applications                                               II-36
      Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Artificial Life                  II-36
      Challenges & Limitations of Robotics                              II-37
       Programming Bottleneck                                           II-37
       Cost-efficiency                                                  II-37
       Manipulation and Physical Interaction with Real World            II-37
       Perception for the Unstructured Environments                     II-37
       Safety for Robotic Operation near Humans                         II-38
       Human-Robot Interaction                                          II-38
       Networks of Users, Sensors and Robots                            II-38
      Rising Adoption of Robots - A Threat to Employment Opportunities? II-38

  3. PRODUCT LAUNCHES                                                   II-39
      iRobot Unveils Ava® 500                                           II-39
      ECOVACS Robotics Unveils New Products                             II-39
      Dyson Unveils First Robotic Vacuum Cleaner                        II-39
      Lowe’s Innovation Labs to Launch Retail Service Robots            II-39
      European Union Introduces Research and Innovation Programme in
       Robotics                                                         II-39
      Savioke to Launch Service Robot for Hospitality Industry          II-39
      iRobot Launches Roomba 800 Vacuum Cleaning Robot Series           II-39
      iRobot Unveils Braava™ Floor Mopping Robot in North America       II-40
      iRobot Unveils Braava™ Floor Mopping Robot in Europe              II-40
      iRobot Launches Advanced Robotic Solutions                        II-40
      ZCS Launches Dog-Robot                                            II-40
      Leading Academic Medical Centers to Introduce RP-VITA™
       Telemedicine Platform                                            II-40
      PAL Robotics Introduces REEM                                      II-40
      DENSO Extends VS-Series of Robots                                 II-40
      iRobot Introduces Vacuum Cleaning Robots Series                   II-41
      iRobot Extends Floor Washing Robots Line                          II-41
      Hitachi Introduces Humanoid Service Robot                         II-41
      Motoman Introduces Service Robots for Elderly                     II-41
      TMC Develops HSR Prototype for Independent Home Living by
       Partially Paralyzed Individuals                                  II-41

  4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY                                           II-42
      iRobot Secures Order from the U.S. Navy                           II-42
      iRobot Secures Multi-year Contract from Canadian Department of
       National Defence                                                 II-42
      Google Makes Investment in Savioke                                II-42
      Toyota Provides Mobility Impairment Rehabilitation Partner
       Robots to Japanese Hospitals                                     II-42
      iRobot Achieves FDA Clearance for RP-VITA Remote Presence Robot   II-42
      KUKA Secures Order from Siemens Healthcare                        II-42
      Honda Motor Begins Leasing of Walking Assist Device to Hospitals  II-42
      SeaRobotics Delivers USV to NATO’s CMRE                           II-43
      Sea Robotics Delivers First Hull BUG System to Center for
       Corrosion and Befouling Control                                  II-43
      Google Takes Over Boston Dynamics                                 II-43
      Samsung Electronics to Expand its Service Robot Portfolio         II-43
      iRobot to Take Over Evolution Robotics                            II-43
      Honda’s Stride Management Assist Device to be Part of Elderly
       Independence Evaluation Program                                  II-43
      Intuitive Surgical Receives FDA Approval for EndoWrist® One™
       for Use with da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System                       II-43
      PCWASA Collaborates with RedZone Robotics for Gathering Sewer
       System Data                                                      II-44
      iRobot Sells One 710 Warrior® and Two 510 PackBot® Robots to
       Progress Energy                                                  II-44
      Texas Instruments Collaborates with iRobot for Developing
       Robotic Technologies (US)                                        II-44
      iRobot Bags Military Order from JIEDDO                            II-44
      Smithfield Trust Company and Waste Resources Fund to Invest in
       RedZone Robotics                                                 II-44
      Gecko Systems Completes Alpha Tests of Caribou Personal
       Assistance Robot                                                 II-44

  5. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS                                     II-45
      Gecko Systems Corporation (US)                                    II-45
      Hanool Robotics Corp. (Korea)                                     II-45
      Honda Motors Co., Ltd. (Japan)                                    II-45
      Husqvarna (Sweden)                                                II-45
      Iberobotics S.L. (Spain)                                          II-46
      Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (USA)                                    II-46
      iRobot Corporation (USA)                                          II-46
      KUKA Aktiengesellschaft (Germany)                                 II-47
      LG Electronics, Inc. (South Korea)                                II-47
      RedZone Robotics (USA)                                            II-48
      RoboBuilder Co., Ltd. (South Korea)                               II-48
      ROBOSOFT (France)                                                 II-48
      SeaRobotics Corporation (USA)                                     II-49
      Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (South Korea)                       II-49
      Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan)                                  II-49
      WowWee Group Limited (Hong Kong)                                  II-49
      Zucchetti Group (Italy)                                           II-50

  6. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE                                          II-51
      Value Analytics                                                   II-51
       Table 16: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Service Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
       Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-51

       Table 17: World Historic Review of Service Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
       2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-52

       Table 18: World 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
       Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
       US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and
       Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-53

       Table 19: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Service Robots by Category - Personal Use Robots and
       Professional Use Robots Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-54

       Table 20: World Historic Review of Service Robots by Category - 
       Personal Use Robots and Professional Use Robots Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
       Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-55

       Table 21: World 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
       Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
       Use Robots and Professional Use Robots Markets for Years
       2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-56

       Table 22: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Personal Use Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
       Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-57

       Table 23: World Historic Review of Personal Use Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
       2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-58

       Table 24: World 14-Year Perspective for Personal Use Robots
       by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
       for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America
       and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-59

       Table 25: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Personal Use Robots by Application - Domestic, Entertainment
       and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
       Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-60

       Table 26: World Historic Review of Personal Use Robots by
       Application - Domestic, Entertainment and Others Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
       Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-61

       Table 27: World 14-Year Perspective for Personal Use Robots
       by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
       Domestic, Entertainment and Others Markets for Years 2007,
       2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                 II-62

       Table 28: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Professional Use Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
       US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-63

       Table 29: World Historic Review of Professional Use Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years
       2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)           II-64

       Table 30: World 14-Year Perspective for Professional Use
       Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
       Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin
       America and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-65

       Table 31: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Professional Use Robots by Application - Defense, Field,
       Logistics, Medical and Others Markets Independently Analyzed
       with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
       through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-66

       Table 32: World Historic Review of Professional Use Robots by
       Application - Defense, Field, Logistics, Medical and Others
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
       US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-67

       Table 33: World 14-Year Perspective for Professional Use
       Robots by Application -Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
       for Defense, Field, Logistics, Medical and Others Markets for
       Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-68
      Volume Analytics (in Units)                                       II-69
       Table 34: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Service Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for
       Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-69

       Table 35: World Historic Review of Service Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007
       through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-70

       Table 36: World 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
       Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
       Installations in Units for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
       Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-71

       Table 37: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Service Robots by Category - Personal Use Robots and
       Professional Use Robots Markets Independently Analyzed with
       Annual Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                             II-72

       Table 38: World Historic Review of Service Robots by Category - 
       Personal Use Robots and Professional Use Robots Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for
       Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-73

       Table 39: World 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
       Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
       Units for Personal Use Robots and Professional Use Robots
       Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-74

       Table 40: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Personal Use Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
       Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for
       Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-75

       Table 41: World Historic Review of Personal Use Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007
       through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-76

       Table 42: World 14-Year Perspective for Personal Use Robots
       by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
       Installations in Units for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
       Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-77

       Table 43: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Personal Use Robots by Application - Domestic, Entertainment
       and Others Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
       Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-78

       Table 44: World Historic Review of Personal Use Robots by
       Application - Domestic, Entertainment and Others Markets
       Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for
       Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-79

       Table 45: World 14-Year Perspective for Personal Use Robots
       by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
       in Units for Domestic, Entertainment and Others Markets for
       Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-80

       Table 46: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Professional Use Robots by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
       Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in
       Units for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-81

       Table 47: World Historic Review of Professional Use Robots by
       Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific,
       Latin America and Rest of World Markets Independently
       Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007
       through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                II-82

       Table 48: World 14-Year Perspective for Professional Use
       Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
       Installations in Units for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
       Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World Markets for
       Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-83

       Table 49: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
       Professional Use Robots by Application - Defense, Field,
       Logistics, Medical and Others Markets Independently Analyzed
       with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2014 through
       2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                        II-84

       Table 50: World Historic Review of Professional Use Robots by
       Application - Defense, Field, Logistics, Medical and Others
       Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in
       Units for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart)                                                     II-85

       Table 51: World 14-Year Perspective for Professional Use
       Robots by Application - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
       Installations in Units for Defense, Field, Logistics, Medical
       and Others Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)                                       II-86


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES                                                  III-1
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-1
        Market Overview                                                 III-1
        Robots in Elderly Care: A Major Growth Driver                   III-1
         Table 52: North American Elderly Population by Age Group
         (1975-2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-2
         US Government Grants Funding for Elderly-Centric Robots        III-2
        Military Robotic Systems: Focus of National Defense Plans       III-3
         DARPA Developing Atlas, the Human-Sized Robot, for Rescue
          Operations                                                    III-3
        Robots in Medical Sector: A Promising Area                      III-3
         American Hospitals Use Robots to Kill Bacteria & Viruses       III-4
        Robotic Vacuum Cleaners Market: Steady Growth Prospects         III-4
         Table 53: North American Robot Vacuum Cleaners Market
         (2014): Percentage Share Breakdown of Retail Value Sales
         for iRobot, Neato and Others (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-4
        The National Robotics Initiative (NRI)                          III-4
        Product/Service Launches                                        III-5
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-6
        Key Players                                                     III-8
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-10
        Value Analytics                                                 III-10
         Table 54: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-10

         Table 55: US Historic Review of Service Robots by Category - 
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
         Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-11

         Table 56: US 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-12
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-13
         Table 57: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-13

         Table 58: US Historic Review of Service Robots by Category - 
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-14

         Table 59: US 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
         Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-15

  2. CANADA                                                             III-16
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-16
        Outlook                                                         III-16
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-16
        Value Analytics                                                 III-16
         Table 60: Canada Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-16

         Table 61: Canada Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-17

         Table 62: Canada 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-18
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-19
         Table 63: Canada Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-19

         Table 64: Canada Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-20

         Table 65: Canada 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
         Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-21

  3. JAPAN                                                              III-22
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-22
        Market Overview                                                 III-22
        Service Robotics - Background                                   III-22
        Development of Robots for Task Specific Jobs Surges in Japan    III-23
        Robots to Care for Aging Japanese Population                    III-23
        Increasing R&D Investments in Care-Giving Robots in Japan       III-24
        Home Robot Cleaners Market: Strong Growth in Store              III-24
        Noteworthy Service Robots in Japan                              III-25
         ASIMO                                                          III-25
         OmniZero.9                                                     III-25
         Paro                                                           III-25
         Robovie-II                                                     III-25
         Motoman SDA-10                                                 III-25
         Rice-Planting Robot                                            III-25
         Patient Transfer Assist                                        III-26
         Stride Management Assist                                       III-26
         ROBOHELPER SASUKE                                              III-26
         Smart Suit Lite                                                III-26
        Japanese Government Aims to Boost Service Robots Production     III-26
        Product Launches                                                III-26
        Strategic Corporate Developments                                III-27
        Key Players                                                     III-28
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-29
        Value Analytics                                                 III-29
         Table 66: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-29

         Table 67: Japanese Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-30

         Table 68: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-31
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-32
         Table 69: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-32

         Table 70: Japanese Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-33

         Table 71: Japanese 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-34

  4. EUROPE                                                             III-35
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-35
        Outlook                                                         III-35
        Market Scenario                                                 III-35
        Aging Population Drives Focus onto Care-Giver Robots            III-35
         GIRAFF+: Enabling Home-based Robotic Care                      III-36
        Reliable Supply Chain for Components: Need of the Hour          III-36
        Late Entry Limits Europe’s Competency in Global Service
         Robotics Market                                                III-36
        Stronger Venture Capital Involvement: Need of the Hour          III-36
        Steady Supply of Components: A Challenge to Reckon With         III-37
        Brain Drain Hinders Growth of European Service Robotics
         Industry                                                       III-37
        EU’s Robot Innovation Programme                                 III-37
        Product/Service Launches                                        III-38
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-39
        Value Analytics                                                 III-39
         Table 72: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
         Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-39

         Table 73: European Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
         Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-40

         Table 74: European 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of
         Europe Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-41

         Table 75: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-42

         Table 76: European Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-43

         Table 77: European 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-44
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-45
         Table 78: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
         Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-45

         Table 79: European Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
         Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007 through
         2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-46

         Table 80: European 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for France, Germany, Italy, UK,
         Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-47

         Table 81: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-48

         Table 82: European Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-49

         Table 83: European 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-50

  4a. FRANCE                                                            III-51
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-51
        Outlook                                                         III-51
        Robosoft - A Key Player                                         III-51
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-52
        Value Analytics                                                 III-52
         Table 84: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-52

         Table 85: French Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-53

         Table 86: French 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-54
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-55
         Table 87: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-55

         Table 88: French Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-56

         Table 89: French 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
         Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-57

  4b. GERMANY                                                           III-58
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-58
        Outlook                                                         III-58
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-58
        KUKA Aktiengesellschaft - A Key German Player                   III-58
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-59
        Value Analytics                                                 III-59
         Table 90: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-59

         Table 91: German Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-60

         Table 92: German 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-61
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-62
         Table 93: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-62

         Table 94: German Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-63

         Table 95: German 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
         Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-64

  4c. ITALY                                                             III-65
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-65
        Outlook                                                         III-65
        Product Launch                                                  III-65
        Zucchetti Group - A Key Player                                  III-65
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-66
        Value Analytics                                                 III-66
         Table 96: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-66

         Table 97: Italian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-67

         Table 98: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-68
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-69
         Table 99: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-69

         Table 100: Italian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-70

         Table 101: Italian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-71

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM                                                III-72
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-72
        Outlook                                                         III-72
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-72
        Value Analytics                                                 III-72
         Table 102: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-72

         Table 103: UK Historic Review of Service Robots by Category
         - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
         Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-73

         Table 104: UK 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 &
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-74
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-75
         Table 105: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-75

         Table 106: UK Historic Review of Service Robots by Category - 
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2007
         through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-76

         Table 107: UK 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots by
         Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations in
         Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-77

  4e. SPAIN                                                             III-78
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-78
        Outlook                                                         III-78
        Product Launch                                                  III-78
        Iberobotics S.L. - A Major Player                               III-78
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-79
        Value Analytics                                                 III-79
         Table 108: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-79

         Table 109: Spanish Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-80

         Table 110: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-81
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-82
         Table 111: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-82

         Table 112: Spanish Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-83

         Table 113: Spanish 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-84

  4f. RUSSIA                                                            III-85
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-85
        Outlook                                                         III-85
        Russian Ministry of Defense Promotes Robotics                   III-85
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-86
        Value Analytics                                                 III-86
         Table 114: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-86

         Table 115: Russian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-87

         Table 116: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-88
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-89
         Table 117: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-89

         Table 118: Russian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-90

         Table 119: Russian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-91

  4g. REST OF EUROPE                                                    III-92
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-92
        Outlook                                                         III-92
        Husqvarna AB (Sweden) - A Key Player                            III-92
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-93
        Value Analytics                                                 III-93
         Table 120: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-93

         Table 121: Rest of Europe Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-94

         Table 122: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years
         2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-95
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-96
         Table 123: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-96

         Table 124: Rest of Europe Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-97

         Table 125: Rest of Europe 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-98

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC                                                       III-99
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-99
        Outlook                                                         III-99
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-100
        Value Analytics                                                 III-100
         Table 126: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Geographic Region - China,
         South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
         Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-100

         Table 127: Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - China, South Korea, and Rest of
         Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-101

         Table 128: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
         Sales for China, South Korea, and Rest of Asia-Pacific
         Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-102

         Table 129: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-103

         Table 130: Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-104

         Table 131: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years
         2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-105
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-106
         Table 132: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Geographic Region - China,
         South Korea, and Rest of Asia- Pacific Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-106

         Table 133: Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - China, South Korea, and Rest of
         Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-107

         Table 134: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
         Annual Installations in Units for China, South Korea, and
         Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-108

         Table 135: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-109

         Table 136: Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-110

         Table 137: Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-111

  5a. CHINA                                                             III-112
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-112
        Outlook                                                         III-112
        Food Service Robots Gain Popularity                             III-112
        Robots for Learning & Cleaning Become Popular                   III-113
        Combat Robots: Another Opportunity to Tap                       III-113
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-114
        Value Analytics                                                 III-114
         Table 138: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-114

         Table 139: Chinese Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-115

         Table 140: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-116
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-117
         Table 141: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-117

         Table 142: Chinese Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-118

         Table 143: Chinese 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-119

  5b. SOUTH KOREA                                                       III-120
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-120
        Market Overview                                                 III-120
         Table 144: Korean Market for Service Robotics (2013):
         Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Application -
         Cleaning Robots, Educational Robots, Healthcare Robots,
         Military Robots, and Others (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-120
        Government Adopts Strategies to Develop Service Robots Industry III-121
        Strategic Corporate Development                                 III-121
        Key Players                                                     III-121
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-123
        Value Analytics                                                 III-123
         Table 145: South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-123

         Table 146: South Korean Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-124

         Table 147: South Korean 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years
         2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-125
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-126
         Table 148: South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-126

         Table 149: South Korean Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-127

         Table 150: South Korean 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-128

  5c. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC                                              III-129
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-129
        Outlook                                                         III-129
        India                                                           III-129
        Taiwan                                                          III-129
        WowWee Group Limited (Hong Kong) - A Key Player                 III-130
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-130
        Value Analytics                                                 III-130
         Table 151: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-130

         Table 152: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service
         Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
         US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-131

         Table 153: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for
         Service Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value
         Sales for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-132
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-133
         Table 154: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2014 through
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-133

         Table 155: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review of Service
         Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use
         Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in
         Units for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-134

         Table 156: Rest of Asia-Pacific 14-Year Perspective for
         Service Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-135

  6. LATIN AMERICA                                                      III-136
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-136
        Outlook                                                         III-136
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-136
        Value Analytics                                                 III-136
         Table 157: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Geographic Region - Brazil,
         Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for
         Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-136

         Table 158: Latin American Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin
         America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-137

         Table 159: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value
         Sales for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Markets
         for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-138

         Table 160: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-139

         Table 161: Latin American Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-140

         Table 162: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years
         2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-141
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-142
         Table 163: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Geographic Region - Brazil,
         Mexico, and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently
         Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-142

         Table 164: Latin American Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin
         America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-143

         Table 165: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
         Annual Installations in Units for Brazil, Mexico, and Rest
         of Latin America Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-144

         Table 166: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-145

         Table 167: Latin American Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-146

         Table 168: Latin American 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-147

  6a. BRAZIL                                                            III-148
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-148
        Outlook                                                         III-148
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-148
        Value Analytics                                                 III-148
         Table 169: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-148

         Table 170: Brazilian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-149

         Table 171: Brazilian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-150
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-151
         Table 172: Brazilian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-151

         Table 173: Brazilian Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-152

         Table 174: Brazilian 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-153

  6b. MEXICO                                                            III-154
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-154
        Outlook                                                         III-154
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-154
        Value Analytics                                                 III-154
         Table 175: Mexican Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-154

         Table 176: Mexican Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-155

         Table 177: Mexican 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for
         Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years 2007,
         2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)               III-156
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-157
         Table 178: Mexican Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
         for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-157

         Table 179: Mexican Historic Review of Service Robots by
         Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in Units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-158

         Table 180: Mexican 14-Year Perspective for Service Robots
         by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual Installations
         in Units for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-159

  6c. REST OF LATIN AMERICA                                             III-160
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-160
        Outlook                                                         III-160
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-160
        Value Analytics                                                 III-160
         Table 181: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014
         through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)              III-160

         Table 182: Rest of Latin American Historic Review of
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
         Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-161

         Table 183: Rest of Latin American 14-Year Perspective for
         Service Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value
         Sales for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for
         Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-162
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-163
         Table 184: Rest of Latin American Recent Past, Current &
         Future Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal
         Use and Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed
         with Annual Installations in Units for Years 2014 through
         2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                      III-163

         Table 185: Rest of Latin American Historic Review of
         Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2007 through 2013
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-164

         Table 186: Rest of Latin American 14-Year Perspective for
         Service Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-165

  7. REST OF WORLD                                                      III-166
      A.Market Analysis                                                 III-166
        Outlook                                                         III-166
      B.Market Analytics                                                III-166
        Value Analytics                                                 III-166
         Table 187: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-166

         Table 188: Rest of World Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
         Thousand for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-167

         Table 189: Rest of World 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales
         for Personal Use and Professional Use Markets for Years
         2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-168
        Unit Analytics                                                  III-169
         Table 190: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future
         Analysis for Service Robots by Category - Personal Use and
         Professional Use Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
         Installations in Units for Years 2014 through 2020
         (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)                           III-169

         Table 191: Rest of World Historic Review of Service Robots
         by Category - Personal Use and Professional Use Markets
         Independently Analyzed with Annual Installations in units
         for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding
         Graph/Chart)                                                   III-170

         Table 192: Rest of World 14-Year Perspective for Service
         Robots by Category - Percentage Breakdown of Annual
         Installations in Units for Personal Use and Professional
         Use Markets for Years 2007, 2015 & 2020 (includes
         corresponding Graph/Chart)                                     III-171


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 113 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 121)

     The United States (46)
     Canada (4)
     Japan (20)
     Europe (35)
     - France (5)
     - Germany (5)
     - The United Kingdom (5)
     - Italy (2)
     - Spain (3)
     - Rest of Europe (15)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (14)
     Middle East (2)
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