Cognex Corporation, Basler AG and Sony Are Dominating The Market For Global Industrial Machine Vision Market In 2016

Global Industrial Machine Vision Market is expected to reach USD 35,573.2 million by 2024 from USD 18,001.5 million in 2016, at a CAGR of 8.9%. The new market report contains data for historic years 2015, the base year of calculation is 2016 and the forecast period is 2017 to 2024.Global Industrial Machine Vision Market Access Full Report:

The global industrial machine vision market is highly concentrated to a few big players and rest to local players who cater to domestic markets only. The global industrial machine vision market is dominated Cognex Corporation, followed by Basler AG and Sony.


Founded in 1981, and headquartered in Massachusetts, USA, Cognex Corporation is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and industrial ID readers used in manufacturing automation. Cognex vision helps companies improve product quality, eliminate production errors, lower manufacturing costs, and exceed consumer expectations for high quality products at an affordable price.

Cognex serves an international customer base from offices located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, and through a global network of integration and distribution partners.

Basler AG:

Founded in 1988, and headquartered in Ahrens burg, Germany, Basler AG is a global manufacturer and provider of industrial cameras for a wide range of applications in industrial mass production, medical technology, the life sciences, retail applications, as well as in intelligent traffic systems. Basler is the largest unit volume producer of digital cameras for industrial applications in the world. The company offers various products such as area scan cameras for traffic monitoring, factory automation or retail space; line scan cameras for quality assurance and sorting procedures, network cameras, 3D cameras for applications in the logistics, industrial image processing, imaging and inspection.

Basler in the world market of vision technology has its multiple subsidiaries and representative offices in Europe, the United States and Asia.


Founded in 1946 and headquartered at Tokyo, Japan, Sony is engaged in the manufacturing, development,  offer and commercializes numerous varieties of instruments and devices for consumer, electronic equipment, professional and industrial markets such as mobile phones, network services, still and video cameras, televisions, game hardware and software, audio and video recorders and players, and semiconductors.

The company operates through ten business segments namely, mobile communications, game & network services, imaging products & solutions, home entertainment & sound, semiconductors, components, music, pictures, financial services, and all other. The energy devices corporation comprises of the product development, research, design, sales, marketing, and production, distribution and customer services for batteries. Sony storage media and devices corporation consists of the development, design, product research, commercializes, production, distribution and customer services for video/ audio/data recording media and storage media..

Sony has operating companies across Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Some of the subsidiaries include Sony LSI Design Inc. (Japan), Sony PCL Inc. (Japan), Sony Corporation of America (USA), Sony da Amazonia Ltda. (Brazil), Sony Berlin G.m.b.H. (Germany), and Sony Espana S.A. (Spain) among others. In September 1970, Sony Corporation was registered on the New York Stock Exchange.