1 INTRODUCTION
1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition
1.2 Scope of the Study

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

4 MARKET INSIGHTS
4.1 Market Overview
4.2 Industry Attractiveness Porter's Five Forces AnalysiS
4.3 Industry Value Chain Analysis
4.4 Market Drivers
4.4.1 Growing Emphasis on Energy Efficiency and Cost Reduction
4.4.2 Demand for Safety Automation Systems
4.4.3 Emergence of IIoT
4.5 Market Challenges
4.5.1 Cost and Implementation Challenges
4.6 Industry Standards and Regulations
4.7 Analysis of the Major Industrial Automation Hubs in the United States and Canada (Hubs Identified Based on the Investor Activity and Expansion Activities Undertaken over the Last Three Years)

5 Impact of Covid-19 on the Process Automation Industry in North America
5.1 Analysis of the Key Themes Identified Based on the Short- and Medium-term Effects of the Pandemic � V-shaped Recovery, Mid-range Recovery, and Slump Recovery
5.2 US Process Automation Market Base Variable Analysis Based on End-user Performance
5.3 Canada Process Automation Market Base Variable Analysis Based on End-user Performance
5.4 Impact of Supply-related Challenges and the Role of Market Regulations in Spurring Activity

6 MARKET SEGMENTATION
6.1 By Communication Protocol
6.1.1 Wired
6.1.2 Wireless
6.2 By System Type
6.2.1 By System Hardware
6.2.1.1 Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA)
6.2.1.2 Distributed Control System (DCS)
6.2.1.3 Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
6.2.1.4 Valves and Actuators
6.2.1.5 Electric Motors
6.2.1.6 Human Machine Interface (HMI)
6.2.1.7 Process Safety Systems
6.2.1.8 Sensors and Transmitters
6.2.2 By Software Type
6.2.2.1 APC (Standalone and Customized Solutions)
6.2.2.1.1 Advanced Regulatory Control
6.2.2.1.2 Multivariable Model
6.2.2.1.3 Inferential and Sequential
6.2.2.2 Data Analytics and Reporting-based Software
6.2.2.3 Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
6.2.2.4 Other Software and Services
6.3 By End-user Industry
6.3.1 Oil and Gas
6.3.2 Chemical and Petrochemical
6.3.3 Power and Utilities
6.3.4 Water and Wastewater
6.3.5 Food and Beverage
6.3.6 Paper and Pulp
6.3.7 Pharmaceutical
6.3.8 Other End-user Industries
6.4 By Country
6.4.1 United States
6.4.2 Canada

7 COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE
7.1 Company Profiles
7.1.1 ABB Limited
7.1.2 Siemens AG
7.1.3 Schneider Electric SE
7.1.4 General Electric Co.
7.1.5 Rockwell Automation Inc.
7.1.6 Emerson Electric Co.
7.1.7 Mitsubishi Electric
7.1.8 Honeywell International Inc.
7.1.9 Omron Corporation
7.1.10 Fuji Electric
7.1.11 Delta Electronics Limited
7.1.12 Yokogawa Electric

8 Analysis of Major Innovators and Challengers in the Process Automation Industry

9 Future of the Market