TITLE

Welcoming a new decade

AUTHOR(S)
Belforte, David A.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Industrial Laser Solutions;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the strength and timing of the recovery in the industrial laser market which was affected by severe recession in 2010. He reveals how the solid-state and fiber laser suppliers increases the growth of the business sector and set records for revenue, bookings and profitability. He is optimistic that the laser industry will experience a good decade of growth as he projects a very active market for carbon dioxide and fiber laser metal products.
ACCESSION #
57570145

 

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