Robot suitcases provide mobility assistance to senior citizens and people with disabilities by following them autonomously and transporting luggage without human intervention. Equipped with advanced technologies like machine vision, 3D mapping and depth perception sensors, robot suitcases can navigate independently through complex environments like airports, malls and streets. They reduce physical strain for users and ensure safe transportation of belongings.
The global Robot Suitcase Market is estimated to be valued at US$ 100 Mn in 2024 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.1% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030, as highlighted in a new report published by Coherent Market Insights.
Market key trends:
Robot suitcases follow users walking ahead through cameras and sensors while avoiding obstacles on the route. Advancements in AI, computer vision and navigation technologies have enhanced the autonomous navigation capabilities of robot suitcases. Their independent movement provides mobility support to the growing elderly population worldwide and allows them to travel freely without worrying about luggage transportation. This rising prevalence of age-related disabilities and focus on independent living is a major trend fueling the adoption of robot suitcases over the forecast period.
The global robot suitcase market is dominated by stationery robot suitcase segment. Stationery robot suitcases are gaining popularity as they can follow the owner automatically without any command and stop when the owner stops. This removes the hassle of pulling or pushing the luggage.
The Global Robot Suitcase Market Size is expected to witness high growth over the forecast period of 2023 to 2030. Factors such as increasing air travel, growing demand for smart luggage and evolving traveler preferences are projected to drive the demand for robot suitcases. The global Robot Suitcase Market is estimated to be valued at US$ 100 Mn in 2024 and is expected to exhibit a CAGR of 3.1% over the forecast period 2023 to 2030.
Asia Pacific is currently the largest and fastest growing market for robot suitcases. Countries such as China, India and Japan are major markets in the region. Presence of key manufacturers, growing middle class population and increasing disposable incomes are supporting the growth of robot suitcase sales in Asia Pacific. North America is also emerging as another lucrative region owing to rapid advancements in robotics technologies and growing adoption of smart luggage among travelers.
Key players operating in the robot suitcase market are Bluesmart, Travelmate Robotics, Forwardx Robotics Inc, Trunkster, Anthropic, Luggage Hero, Modobag and Planet Traveler. Bluesmart and Travelmate Robotics currently dominate the market.
1. Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
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