BRIGHT FUTURE FOR PHOTONICS
Researching new laser technologies or developing optical networks - on average, photonics companies are investing 9 percent of their turnover into research and development, with some photonics sectors even investing up to 15 percent. As a result, lighting technologies offer great potential for growth and innovation, as shown by two new studies.
NEW SALES RECORD IN GLOBAL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
The demand for capital goods has seen little development in 2015. Still, global machine turnover has increased by 10 percent to the new record level of 2570 billion euros. The growth is palliated due to changes in exchange rates - in truth, there was a different development.