The installation of industrial robots was carried by China in 2020

Despite the many obstacles imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the robotization of factories around the world has continued its course. This is the main lesson of the 2021 edition of the World Robotics Report, which compiles the figures concerning the installation of industrial robots in the world, collected each year by the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). Published Thursday, October 28, the report for the year 2020 confirms the good health of the sector, which now has 3 million industrial robots in operation around the world and is posting its third best year. Growth which should be revived even more by the upturn in activity, already estimates the IFR.