North American Robots Sales On the Rise?

June 2009
Assembly;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p11
The article focuses on the increase in robot sales by 16% in North America from the end of 2008, according to the industry report from the Robotic Industries Association (RIA). Based on the report, a 31% drop in the number of orders for industrial robots was posted in the first quarter of 2009 compared with the same period in 2008. Jeffrey Burnstein of RIA hopes for the continued improvement in the orders for the robots as the economy recovers.


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