What are the best automation companies

Automation: These are the companies with the highest sales

Sick AG ranks 15th. The Breisgauer generated sales of 2,013 million US dollars in 2019. The company, founded in 1946, has over 50 subsidiaries and holdings as well as numerous agencies around the world. In the 2019 financial year, Sick employed more than 10,000 people worldwide. - Source: Statista, image: Sick

Spectris is in 14th place. The British company generated sales of US $ 2,085 million in 2019 through communications, monitoring and control for industrial automation and networking. This enables companies around the world to make real-time data visible that increases productivity. The company employs around 9,000 people in more than 30 countries - source: Statista, image: Spectris

According to the 2019 figures, the German company Phoenix Contact ranks 13th with a turnover of 2,912 million US dollars. The company, founded in 1923, is based in Blomberg and employs around 15,000 people worldwide. - Source: Statista, image: Dennis Knake

Endress + Hauser generated sales of 3,113 million US dollars - that makes 12th place in the ranking. The company employs around 11,000 people worldwide and is based in Reinach, Switzerland. - Source: Statista, image: Endress + Hauser

Omron made 2019 with sales of $ 3,236 million. This puts the company in 11th place. The business areas include industrial automation, electronic components, public systems and medical technology. The company is headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. - Source: Statista, Image: Omron Adept

Ametek took 10th place with sales of US $ 3,323 million in 2019. The company is an American manufacturer of electronic and electromechanical instruments with over 150 locations worldwide. - Source: Statista, image: Amatek

In ninth place is the Japanese group Yokogawa Electric, which specializes in measurement, control and information technologies. The company had sales of $ 3,427 million and is based in Tokyo, Japan. - Source: Statista, image: Wikipedia

Honeywell, headquartered in Morris Plains, New Jersey, had sales of $ 3,756 million in 2019, making it 8th. The company manufactures technologies in the fields of energy, security, productivity and global urbanization. - Source: Statista, Image: Honeywell

Mitsubishi Electric ranks 7th in our ranking with sales of $ 3.979 billion. The company specializes in the manufacture and sale of electrical and electronic products and systems. - Source: Statista, image: Mitsubishi Electric

Fortive (Danaher) achieved sales of 4,428 million US dollars in 2019, ranking it 6th. Worldwide, the company employs over 71,000 people with its around 400 subsidiaries. - Source: Statista, image: Screenshot Youtube

Rockwell Automation ranks fifth with sales of $ 6,737 million. The company employs over 22,000 people and has customers in more than 80 countries around the world. - Source: Statista, Image: Rockwell Automation

Schneider Electric took fourth place. Founded in 1836 and based in Rueil-Malmaison, France, the company had sales of $ 7,052 million in 2019. - Source: Statista, image: Schneider Electric

In third place in our ranking with sales of $ 11,222 million is ABB. In 2019, the group employed around 10,770 people worldwide. Business areas include power grids, robotics and drives, industrial automation and electrification products. - Source: Statista, image: ABB

In second place was Emerson, founded in 1890 and based in Ferguson, Missouri. In 2019, the company generated $ 12,255 million - Image: Raysonho / Wikipedia / CC0

First place goes to Siemens. The Munich technology giant had a turnover of around 13,625 million US dollars in 2019. In addition to many other fields, the group has specialized in electrification, automation and digitization. - Source: Statista, image: Siemens