ABB (ASEA Brown Boveri) is a Swiss-Swedish multinational corporation headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, operating mainly in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipment, and automation technology areas.

It is ranked 341st in the Fortune Global 500 list of 2018 and has been a global Fortune 500 company for 24 years.  It was founded in 1988.


The Swiss-Swedish industrial conglomerate is the world’s largest industrial robot manufacturer. ABB developed the world’s first industrial paint robot and the first all-electric microprocessor-controlled robot more than fifty years ago.

ABB provides solutions for smart machinery and flexible manufacturing. ABB’s robotics division posted revenues of $9.1 billion in 2019.

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