Automatic Identification and Data Capture Market Statistics: 2030
The global automatic identification and data capture market size was valued at $37,189 million in 2020, and is projected to reach $121,072 million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 12.5% from 2021 to 2030.
Automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) or automatic data capture system is an enhanced method used to automatically identify assets and objects, collect information, and record data directly into computer systems. Further, AIDC systems are intended to manage assets, objects, delivery, inventories, and documents across the transportation, manufacturing, distribution, retail, government, and healthcare sector. In addition, automatics identification technologies such as radio frequency identification (RFID), optical character recognition (OCR), bar codes, biometrics, voice recognition, and QR codes are considered as a part of automatic identification and data capture (AIDC).
AIDC is a process designed to obtain external data such as voice, images, and videos. AIDC employs a transducer to convert and record actual data into a digital file. Moreover, AIDC applications are further fall into one of a few categories such as tracking validation, interfaces, and identification. In addition, the global automatic identification and data capture market is witnessing a surge, owing to the rise in use of the e-commerce industry paired with an increase in demand for smartphones, which is expected to fuel the automatic identification and data capture market growth in the coming years.
The automatic identification and data capture market share is expected to witness notable growth during the forecast period, owing to rise in the utilization of smartphones for image recognition and QR code scanning paired with a rise in the growth of e-commerce platforms globally. In addition, the rising adoption of AIDC solutions owing to their ability to minimize human error is expected to drive the growth of the automatic identification and data capture market during the forecast period.
Hardware segment accounted for the highest market share in 2020
However, high cost associated with installation of automatic identification and data capture system paired with the rise in concerns about malware attacks and security breaches hampers the market growth. In addition, surge in government regulations for the adoption of AIDC solutions forecasts provides a lucrative opportunity for the growth of the automatic identification and data capture market during the forecast period.
The emergence of COVID-19 declined the growth rate of the automatic identification and data capture market in 2020. Further, the market during COVID-19 was primarily hit by several obstacles, including the availability of resources and skilled workforce that acted as a restraining factor for manufacturing and logistics sectors. However, rise in demand for e-commerce paired with the surge in demand for digital infrastructure across the government and retail sector fueled the market growth during COVID-19 and is expected to offer lucrative growth opportunities for the market growth.
Smart Cards segment is projected as one of the most lucrative segments.
The automatic identification and data capture market is segmented into offering, product, technology, industry vertical, and region. By offering, the market is segregated into hardware, solutions, and services. Based on product, it is segmented into scanner & reader, biometric scanners, printer & recorder, and others. The scanner & reader segment is further segmented into barcode scanners, RFID scanner, smart card reader, magnetic stripe reader, and optical character recognition (OCR). Depending on technology, it is segmented into biometrics, radio frequency identification (RFID), smart cards, optical character recognition (OCR), and others. Based on industry vertical, the market is segmented into BFSI, manufacturing, retail, transportation & logistics, hospitality, healthcare, government, and others. Region wise, the market is analysed across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.
Asia-Pacific would exhibit the highest CAGR of 14.2% during 2021-2030
The report analyses top automatic identification and data capture companies operating in the market such as Cognex Corporation, Datalogic S.p.A., Honeywell, NXP Semiconductors N.V., Panasonic Corporation, SICK AG, Synaptics Incorporated, Thales, Toshiba, and Zebra Technologies. These players have adopted various strategies to increase their market penetration and strengthen their position in the automatic identification and data capture industry.
Top Impacting Factors
Significant factors that impact growth of the global automatic identification and data capture market include surge in growth of e-commerce platform coupled with rise in utilization of smartphones for image recognition and QR code scanning. However, high cost associated with the installation of AIDC systems paired with rise in concerns related to malware attacks and security breaches is acting as a major barrier for early adoption, which hampers the growth of the market. On the contrary, rise in adoption of AIDC solutions due to their ability to minimize human errors and rise in government regulations for the adoption of AIDC is anticipated to provide remunerative opportunities for expansion of the automatic identification and data capture industry during the forecast period.
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Key Market Segments
- Scanner & Reader
- Barcode Scanners
- RFID Scanner
- Smart Card Reader
- Magnetic Stripe Reader
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
- Biometric Scanners
- Printer & Recorder
- Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
- Smart Cards
- Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
By Industry Vertical
- Transportation & Logistics
- North America
- Rest of Europe
- Rest of Asia-Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East
- Cognex Corporation
- Datalogic S.p.A.
- NXP Semiconductors N.V.
- Panasonic Corporation
- SICK AG
- Synaptics Incorporated
- Zebra Technologies
Automatic Identification and Data Capture Market Report Highlights
By Industry Vertical
Key Market Players
TOSHIBA, SYNAPTICS INCORPORATED, SICK AG, THALES, HONEYWELL, DATALOGIC S.P.A., ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES, NXP SEMICONDUCTORS N.V., PANASONIC CORPORATION, COGNEX CORPORATION
Automatic identification and data capturing are the most promising technology used to identify objects and assets, collect the related information, stores, and enters the data directly into computer systems. The automatic identification and data capturing systems are intended to operate without human interference; however, if human interference is required, the user can scan AIDC equipped items such as barcodes and QR codes, to enter data electronically into computer systems. However, the high risk of malware associated with AIDC-powered solutions is restraining the automatic identification and data capturing growth. In addition, rise in demand for next-generation identification data storage solutions across prime e-commerce platforms globally is expected to offer profitable opportunities for the automatic identification and data capture market.
The global automatic identification and data capture market is highly competitive, owing to strong presence of existing vendors. Automatic identification and data capture vendors, who have access to extensive technical and financial resources, are anticipated to gain a competitive edge over their rivals, as they have the capacity to cater to the market requirements. The competitive environment in this market is expected to further intensify with increase in technological innovations, product extensions, and different strategies adopted by key vendors.
Rise in growth of demand for e-commerce platform globally is driving the need for next generation to enhance automatic identification and data capture solutions such as biometrics, voice user interface, and RFID. Moreover, prime economics, such as Germany and Japan, plan to develop and deploy next-generation automatic identification and data capture solutions across various sectors. For instance, , the Japanese authorities deployed the biometric solution across venues in Tokyo Olympic Games, for keeping authorities and fans safe from the COVID-19, which is anticipated to provide lucrative opportunities for market growth.
Among the analyzed regions, North America exhibits the highest adoption of automatic identification and data capture and has been experiencing massive expansion of the market. On the other hand, Asia-Pacific is expected to grow at a faster pace, predicting lucrative growth due to emerging countries such as China, Japan, and India, investing in these technologies. Regions such as the Middle East and Africa, are also expected to offer new opportunities in the automatic identification and data capture market in the future
Various key players are investing in automatic identification and data capture globally to make them compatible with various industrial platforms. For instance, in 2018, the RetailerCelio, deployed RFID technology across their 750 stores to provide fast and accurate e-commerce service. In addition, in March 2021, Russia-based X5 Retail Group launched its face-based naked payments scheme. The company first introduced the technology at coffee shops in Moscow in 2020 and then followed that up with a trial at 52 Perekrestok supermarkets. All these developments across automatic identification and data capture showcase lucrative growth opportunities for the market growth.
The key players profiled in the report include Cognex Corporation, Datalogic S.p.A., Honeywell, NXP Semiconductors N.V., Panasonic Corporation, SICK AG, Synaptics Incorporated, Thales, Toshiba, and Zebra Technologies are provided in this report.