Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market is projected to reach revenue of $2.44 billion by 2025, and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 10.3% during the forecast period 2020-2025. Lack of hygiene and poor sanitation are the key factors leading to various diseases such as cholera, diarrhea, dysentery and hepatitis. To overcome them medical and medical and healthcare expenditure increases. Thus the focus on hygiene increases along with methods to increase disease prevention.
Disinfectant Robot Market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 10.3% owing to the rising demand of hygiene globally across various sectors.
North America accounts for largest share in terms of revenue owing to its industrial requirements due to stringent government regulations regarding the maintenance of hygiene.
The rise in the number of patients affected by Coronavirus has also boosted the need for disinfectant robots recently which are deployed in hospitals to disinfect them.
By Type – Segment Analysis
By type the Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market is segmented into Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor and Ultraviolet Light. Among these Ultraviolet Light Robots held the largest share in the market in 2019 owing to the increasing number of viral diseases across the world. These Robots can efficiently disinfect hospitals and industries using UV light. These sectors have higher demand for the robots as they can invest in such devices rather than man power. Moreover, according to the IEEE spectrum these robots have been operating in China over last few weeks due the impact of coronavirus.
By End-User – Segment Analysis
By the end-user segment, is the Healthcare industry is the fastest growing with a CAGR of 6%. This rise is said to be due to the spread of Covid-19 around the world. Furthermore, to prevent the spread of such infections and diseases, hospitals regularly need to disinfect their furniture and surfaces. The manual methods are time consuming and may not be totally germ free. But use of these robots can prove much effective in cleaning.
Geography – Segment Analysis
North America accounts for major share of the market by region and holds 33% of the Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market share. This is owing to the technological advancements in that region. Moreover, the increasing demand of automated devices in healthcare and industrial facilities are driving the market growth. Also stringent regulation by government in this region regarding hygiene is also a major factor increasing the use of disinfectant robots. Furthermore, these robots help lower labor cost, improve cleaning efficiency and lower the chances of contagious germs which have increased their adoption in various sectors of North America.
Drivers – Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market
Increased Incidence of Communicable Disease
The increasing number of communicable diseases along with the technological advancement in robots to detect germs and pathogens are driving their growth in healthcare industry. These robots prevent spread of infectious diseases, Healthcare Associated Infection (HAI) and other pathogens. Moreover, these robots can also detect pathogens or germs and clean it.
Rise in Covid-19
With the increasing spread of Covid-19, the need for UV robots has increased in hospitals in various countries. These robots can effectively disinfect hospitals using UV light to disinfect surfaces. With the help of these robots it generally takes two or three minutes to disinfect surfaces. Increase in the number of patients having coronavirus is driving the growth of Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market as the need for fast and effective disinfection methods are required.
Challenges – Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market
High Cost of Disinfectant Robot
High cost of Disinfectant Robot is a major factor restraining its market growth during the forecast period 2020-2025. Robots such as Roomba and Sccoba cost a huge amount of money which can’t be afforded by common people. These robots have more preference in large scale use such as industrial applications. In addition, the cost of maintenance and repair is also high further restraining the market growth.
Disinfectants Robots Market Outlook
Technological advancements are some of the key factors adopted by players in the Cleaning And Disinfection Robots Market. Disinfectants Robots top companies are Bioquell Inc., Blue Ocean Robotics Norway As, Clorox Co and Ultraviolet devices, Ecovacs Robotics Inc, Intellibot Robotics LLC, IRobot Corporation, Lumalier Corp, Siemens, Aucma, Kuka Ag.