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Automatic Guided Vehicles Procurement Research Report | Published: Aug 2016

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Automatic Guided Vehicles: Procurement Research Report Highlights

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If your company is looking to save time and money during the initial stages of the buying process, IBISWorld’s Automatic Guided Vehicles procurement research will provide you with the tools necessary to do just that. This report breaks down the data and analysis behind buying Automatic Guided Vehicles, such as pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and external demand drivers. Your company will also gain expert negotiation tactics to help gain leverage when working with suppliers.

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Automatic Guided Vehicles - Recent Price Trend

In the three years to 2016, the price per vehicle for AGVs has been increasing at an estimated average annual rate of 1.7%. The economic recovery has spurred strong sales growth for AGVs as buyers have increasingly sought new ways to reduce operating and labor costs while improving productivity. The AGV market is still in the growth stage of its life cycle, so more and more buyers have adopted... purchase to read more

Automatic Guided Vehicles - Total Cost of Ownership

AGVs have a moderate total cost of ownership. In addition to the unit itself, buyers will need to consider the additional costs of labor for installation, software programming, spare parts, system training and ongoing maintenance. The cost of labor to set up each unit averages about $25,000 per vehicle, while the cost of spare parts varies according to the make of the AGV. Suppliers typically... purchase to read more


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This report is intended to assist buyers of automatic guided vehicles (AGVs). These vehicles transport products without human intervention in warehouse, distribution, production and logistic environments. AGVs are also relied upon to move freight in sea, air, road and rail transportation industries. Buyers of AGVs include manufacturers of food and beverages, automobiles, chemicals, paper and pharmaceuticals. This report includes all types of AGVs as well as AGV software; it excludes all other types of material handling equipment, such as forklifts, cranes and conveyors.

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