Investors will continue to fund established robotics companies and startups in 2022.
There’s no clear sign of which industries or specific innovations will receive the most money. But equity firms and venture capitalists are itching to capitalize on the latest and greatest robotics technology. And they’ll pour even more money into the industry on top of their regular investments considering recent events.
The pandemic caused and brought attention to issues with supply chains and labor shortages. Because of this, we can expect an increase in funding to fill that demand. The 2020 global industrial robotics market was at $14.61 billion, with expected increases to $15.6 billion by 2021 and $31.13 billion by 2028.
To fulfill these expectations, some significant investments in the industry have to be made.