Powered Exoskeleton Market 2019
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Powered Exoskeleton manufacturers
I Current Status of Powered Exoskeleton Market
- Many companies from diverse industries entered the market. Large number of companies entered to develop task-support type.
- In 2017 and beyond, many of those products released were task-support type.
- Transition of Market Size:
- With task-support type driving the market, the entire market size in volume continues expanding.
- Though the contents are different, the market in value has also been expanding.
- Transition of Market Share by Manufacturer by Type
- The market share of walk-assist type powered exoskeletons by maker differs in volume against value.
- INNOPHYS CO.,LTD. and ATOUN Inc. showing strength in developing task-support types.
- Technologies at newly-entered makers tend to diversify more than those at existing makers.
II Noteworthy Trends of Powered Exoskeletons
- The market players differ by what the target is. As for task-support types, the boundary between what to support, a person or a thing, has becoming vague.
- The mainstream power source is electricity (motor), but the power sources of the task-support types are diversifying.
- For both task-support types and walk-assist types, what to assist differs by the idea and the maker.
- The newer the product is, the assisting power becoming lower and the weight lighter.
- Task-support types have become lower in prices. The attention has been paid to the prices of new products and the demand development by INNOPHYS.
- Those used in a half-crouching posture differs in target audience but targeted for pursuing diversity.
III Attempts by Leading Domestic Market Players
IV Potential and Future of Powered Exoskeletons
- Challenges and New Trends of Powered Exoskeletons by Power Source.
New suggestions have been made at each power source.
- No large changes to be found in walk assist types. Application and diversification expands in task-support types.
- Users do not expand only by high functionality and high prices. Task-support types seem to shift to prioritize in needs.
- The market has entered to the second stage since FY 2017. The competition of cost effectiveness is likely to start.
- The market forecast lies in the new products and in INNOPHYS. The true value is evaluated at the second stage.