Additive manufacturing (AM) processes, which include 3D printing, are being used more and more in industrial production and are thus gaining further importance. “Four-fifths of our member companies have recorded increasing sales in the past twelve months. According to our latest spring survey, one in two saw growth rates in the double-digit percentage range,” reports Dr. Markus Heering, Managing Director of the VDMA's Additive Manufacturing Working Group.
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Xaar has opened a state-of-the-art inkjet printing laboratory in Shenzhen, China, comprising the latest printhead test equipment and print process experimentation platforms. Utilising its own printheads, ink recirculation system and fluids, Xaar will collaborate with local electronics companies to achieve synergy across the industry supply chain.