Robot Facts R b t F t 2010

Statistics for New Robot Installations in 2009 .

1400 1600 1800 2000 1000 1200 200 400 600 800 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 0 Number of Robots Installed per Year p .

15 20 25 30 10 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 0 IFR estimated stock Robot Population (Thousands) 5 UK Robot Population Growth for 2009 .

Auto/Other Industry Comparison for 2009 1600 1400 1200 1000 800 600 400 200 0 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 Auto Other .

Beverages & Tobacco Plastics & Rubber r Non-Metallic Mineral Products Fab bricated Meta al Pr roducts (excl.100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 Food. m/c) Industria al Machiner ry A Aerospace & Oth Transpor her rt Pha armaceuticals s & Medical Other rs 2007-09 Non-Automotive Industry Analysis y y 2009 2008 2007 .

Deburring & Polishing Adhesive & Sealants Painting Laser Welding Spot Welding Arc Welding Packing.UK Robot Application Analysis for 2009 Unspecified Other Assembly & Disassembly Grinding. Picking & Placing Palletising Measurement. Inspection & Testing Other Handling Stamping. Forging & Bending Plastic Moulding Die Casting Machine Tending 18 15 36 5 5 8 7 8 52 67 53 15 31 24 55 13 51 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 .

UK Robot Cost Analysis for 2009 y 350 300 250 200 150 100 50 7 10 1 8 117 320 0 <£10K 10K .30K 30k-50k 50k-100k >100K Unspecified .

Country of Origin of Robots Installed in UK for 2009 y g 250 209 200 150 100 50 0 0 UK Japan European Community Rest of World 55 6 Unspecified 193 .

Mechanical Structure for 2009 38 6 35 384 Unspecified SCARA Articulated Parallel .

Number of Axes for 2009 1 6 2 115 337 2 Unspecified 2 4 5 6 7 .

Statistics f St ti ti for Refurbished Robots 2009 .

Education Agriculture A i lt Automotive Components Automotive Household Appliances Metal Products Wood & Furniture Food & Beverage .UK Robot Industry Analysis for 2009 (Refurbished Robots) Unspecified 13 1 4 20 4 1 3 1 1 0 5 10 15 20 25 R&D.

Forging & Bending Machine Tending for Other Processes Palletising Material Handling nec Arc W ldi A Welding Spot Welding Painting Grinding. Press-fitting Unspecified 1 2 4 2 1 7 4 4 1 1 21 0 5 10 15 20 25 .UK Robot Application Analysis for 2009 (Refurbished Robots) Handling Operations for Plastic Moulding Stamping. Deburring & Polishing Fixing.

UK Robot Cost Analysis for 2009 y (Refurbished Robots) 30 25 20 15 10 5 0 <£10K 10K .50K 18 28 2 0 50K .100K .30K 30K .

Data provided by: • • • • • • • AA Robotics R b ti ABB Cloos Fanuc Kawasaki Kuka Mitsubishi • • • • • • Motoman M t Nachi Olympus Staubli System Devices Toshiba .