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Laser World of Photonics China

date: March 14 2018 - March 16 2018     |     comments

LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA 2018 Intelligent Light, the future of the manufacturing industry

Stats from 2017

• 929 exhibitors, 16 percent more than 2016
• 53,723 visitors, up 18 percent
• The biggest exhibition area ever: 49,360 square meters
• Intelligent Light—a combination of laser, automation and machine vision

At LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA 2017, Asia’s leading trade show for the laser, optics and photonics industry, 929 exhibitors from 25 countries showcased their products and solutions. This is an increase of 16 percent compared with 2016. The exhibition area was a record-breaking 49,360 square meters (plus 20 percent). As the laser market expands at lightning speed, laser applications have also grown rapidly in all industries. As a result, the LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA 2017 has seen unprecedented visitor numbers of 53,723, up 18 percent from the last session, and the largest in history.

Exhibitors from the entire spectrum of photonics enter the Age of “Smart Manufacturing”
Leading manufacturers and distributors showcased the latest advances for smart manufacturing, which combines the laser, automation and machine vision technologies that are widely applied in the automobile, semiconductor, material, aerospace, rail transport, home appliance and other industries. Modern smart manufacturing technologies also provide increased performance, efficiency, precision and cost-effectiveness. The combination of multiple technologies based on light as a source gives “Intelligent Light” a new, unprecedented power to break through the bottleneck in traditional manufacturing industries.

The world laser market is estimated to be worth 615 billion dollars by 2020. LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA showcases the huge potential of the market.  Dr. Reinhard Pfeiffer, Deputy CEO of Messe München.

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