Robots conquer the factory floor

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    Deutsche Messe AG

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    Cobots being used by 16% of companies with at least ten employees.

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Robots are winding up increasingly more predominant in mechanical creation. As indicated by data from Germany's Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), in 2018 they were at that point being utilized by 16% of organizations with no less than ten workers.

The Destatis figures relate explicitly to the assembling part. Among expansive firms with at least 250 workers, the rate of robot use is 53%; for medium-sized organizations with at least 50 representatives, that rate is 24%. Just 10% of little organizations with 10 to 49 workers use robots.

Destatis is distributing the 2017 figures on the spread of 3D printing.

The innovation is accounted for to be utilized by one out of eight organizations with at least ten workers.

Huge firms are in the number one spot here once more, at 35%, trailed by medium-sized ventures at 19% and independent companies at 9%.

These were the primary figures gathered by the Federal Statistical Office with respect to these two future advances.

Concentrates from the present year show that the utilization of 3D imprinting in industry has likewise expanded essentially in 2018.

As indicated by an agent review by profession affiliation Bitkom , 28% of all German mechanical organizations in summer 2018 were at that point utilizing 3D printers.

What's more, a review by the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) from May 2018 detailed that added substance fabricating was at that point becoming possibly the most important factor for practically 50% of all machine developers.