Infranor Group

The market potential

There is a lot of contradictory information on the market size. In addition the definition of the correct market segments are varying. For the year 2000 we put together the last figures from various sources for the industrial automation in the markets served by Infranor, which are Europe and North America. The two are approximately equal. Together they account for approx. USD 3.4 billion. This is for industrial services, motors, drives and controllers. Out of this the Infranor segment is about 50 percent, which is USD 1.7 billion. Overall, the market is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 6 to 7 percent for the next years.

Infranor supplies products and services to a wide variety of industries. At the core, however, are four target markets:

General industrial manufacturing;
Material handling and assembly;
Process engineering.

There are various other branches to which Infranor supplies its services succesfully:

Chemical Industry
Textilemachinery and -testing
Sensors and Measuring Equipment
Food industry
Biotechnology and medical equipment
Electronics and Optoelectronics