Cleaning Robot Market Size, Industry Analysis Report, Regional Outlook, Application Development Potential, Price Trend, Competitive Market Share & Forecast, 2020 - 2026

Report ID: GMI2440




Summary Methodology

Cleaning Robot Market size is anticipated to grow at a very fast rate owing to the latest technological advancements and innovations in the field of robotics such as small size and enhanced performance. Companies are manufacturing robots with visualization and sensing equipment to enable enhanced operations. Use of high speed, high precision, and small-sized servo & mechanical systems in robots have led to enhanced accuracy in operations and reduced sizes. This is a major factor projected to boost the cleaning robot market over the coming years. Incorporation of advanced technologies, such as artificial intelligence in robots, has eliminated the drawbacks of traditional robots. AI-infused robotics has enhanced the capabilities of robots to take real-time decisions.
 

Increased penetration of the technology and automation in household applications and industries is a major factor boosting the cleaning robot market. Changing lifestyle of people in emerging economies has led to a rise in the awareness of the technological advancements and its advantages. Various developing economies are investing in smart homes for enhanced lifestyle. This has led to a rise in the demand for these devices in domestic applications. This equipment is increasingly being used in robust industrial environments, where human involvement can prove to be lethal. These are used for cleaning in nuclear power plants and in the container, engineering & manufacturing, transport, and food industries. These factors are projected to propel the industry growth over the coming years.
 

Rising labor costs in developed economies including the U.S. and Germany are the key factors that fuel the cleaning robot market. Robots save time by performing multiple tasks simultaneously, reducing the time taken to perform a set of tasks. This is one of the major factors boosting the industry growth. These automation machines become a feasible choice than costly housekeeping services for people with disability. They also offer high work precision, which makes them popular for cleaning operations in industries and residential sector.
 

The high cost of these robots is a major factor that restrains the cleaning robot market growth over the forecast timespan. These devices are costly compared to the traditional robots owing to the advanced technologies incorporated into it. Small-scale industries that have budgetary constraints cannot afford these devices. Sophisticated servo systems, programmable logic devices, and human-machine interfaces used for the control of these robots add to the cost of the robot. Emerging economies including India and China cannot afford these robots and hence rely on human labor, thus restricting the industry growth in the region.
 

Battery life problems, low durability, and maintenance issues are also key factors hindering the cleaning robot market growth. Cleaning robots require high maintenance for optimized performance. Lack of skilled technicians in developing economies is projected to hamper the industry growth.
 

Technological advancements, such as artificial intelligence, AI swarm technology, and high-precision control systems are expected to provide growth opportunities for the cleaning robot market. Increasing demand for robots from the industrial sector is also anticipated to augment the industry growth. There is an increasing demand for cleaning robots in developed economies in Europe and North America. Rising need for small-sized compact robots is projected to boost the industry growth.
 

The cleaning robot market is segmented as floor-cleaning, lawn-cleaning, pool-cleaning, and window-cleaning. The floor-cleaning segment is anticipated to grow considerably owing to the growing acceptance of these devices in the residential sector. These are equipped with sensors and navigation control systems to prevent collisions and detect obstacles. Moreover, they can also capture images and videos. Vacuum cleaners attached to the robots coupled with cameras mounted on them help in the efficient operation of floor-cleaning machinery.
 

The cleaning robot market is segmented into healthcare, residential, commercial, and industrial applications. The residential application segment is expected to grow significantly owing to the increasing demand for automated cleaning systems in developed economies. The compact size of this equipment makes them the right choice for residential applications. Efficient cleaning operation in confined spaces is an advantage offered by these robots, increasing their popularity in the residential sector.
 

North America cleaning robot market holds the largest share owing to the tendency to adopt advanced technologies and the developed economic conditions of the region. Growing urbane lifestyle of consumers and high disposable incomes are expected to propel the demand for these devices in household applications.
 

Asia Pacific is anticipated to grow at a significant pace owing to the changing lifestyles of people and increasing awareness about the latest technological developments. Increase in the consumer disposable income in the region is a major factor driving the Asia Pacific cleaning robot market. The growth in the industrialization sector in Asia Pacific is expected to boost the demand for cleaning robots in industrial applications over the forecast timespan.
 

Key players in the cleaning robot market include Intellibot Robotics LLC, LG Electronics, Inc., Koninklijke Philips N.V., Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., IBC Robotics, Ecovacs Robotics, Inc., Neato Robotics, Inc., iRobot Corporation, Cyberdyne, Inc., Alfred Kärcher GmbH & Co., KG, Bobsweep, and Miele. Companies are investing in R&D to develop technologically-advanced solutions to provide enhanced services to customers. For instance, in November 2017, Ecovacs Robotics launched new models that autonomously mop and vacuum the floor in one go. Increasing competition among key players to introduce new robots is expected to fuel the industry growth.
 


What Information does this report contain?

Historical data coverage: 2015 to 2019; Growth Projections: 2020 to 2026.
Expert analysis: industry, governing, innovation and technological trends; factors impacting development; drawbacks, SWOT.
6-7 year performance forecasts: major segments covering applications, top products and geographies.
Competitive landscape reporting: market leaders and important players, competencies and capacities of these companies in terms of production as well as sustainability and prospects.


Customize this Report

Pre Book Now

Need a Discount? Get in touch with us for special pricing

Request Discount

Our Market Research Reports Include:

  • Market snapshot
  • Market Segmentation
  • Value Chain Analysis
  • Growth Dynamics
  • Potential Market Opportunities
  • Regulatory Overview
  • Technology Evolution
  • Innovation & Sustainability

Connect with our sales team

Benefits of Association

Data Coverage & Quality

GMI reports provide the most comprehensive coverage of any focus industry, ensuring a holistic and deep understanding of the market, along with actionable and granular data. We also take pride in our commitment to quality and strive to ensure that our clients get their moneys worth.

Client Trust & Security

GMI maintains strict code of conduct as a business and is committed to ensure that the privacy and trust of our clients are always maintained. As an organization, we also strive to be fully compliant with privacy laws, PCI and information security guidelines.

Customer Service

Our customers rely on us to produce accurate, reliable and timely information. Service orientation is a key mission for us as an organization; our process is guided by the desire to ensure that our clients are provided the best possible solutions in optimal timeframe. GMI stands by its commitment to service, providing timely assistance in both pre-sales and post-sales support for our clients.

GMIPulse, our report store

We have introduced ‘GMIPulse’, which is our report store; designed to offer clients a one-stop platform for all market research and business intelligence requirements. Clients can access reports, presentations, raw data excel sheets as well as detailed company profiles. GMIPulse allows you to track relevant industries and stay informed with latest innovation, competitive and regulatory developments to help design strategic framework.

Chat with us
We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies. More info X