Covestro acquires coating resins business from DSM including the AM division

covestro

The transaction will include all of DSM’s Resins & Functional Materials businesses, including DSM Niaga®, DSM Additive Manufacturing and the coatings activities of DSM Advanced Solar. These businesses represented €1,012 million of DSM’s 2019 total annual net sales and €133 million of DSM’s 2019 total EBITDA.

Continue reading “Covestro acquires coating resins business from DSM including the AM division”

3D Printing Materials Market to Overtake 3D Printer Market in 2023, Projected to Reach $8.3bn by 2025

Gone are the days of 3D Printing being synonymous with Rapid Prototyping; the days of Additive Manufacturing are here.

Since the 1980s, when 3D Printing was first commercialised, it has grown reasonably slowly, being adopted mostly for small scale prototyping. Continue reading “3D Printing Materials Market to Overtake 3D Printer Market in 2023, Projected to Reach $8.3bn by 2025”

Fabbly Launches Online 3D Printing Template Market, Gains National Attention

A new Munich company is leading its way within the industry—Fabbly—an online market where customers can buy and download 3D-printer templates. Using home or Fabbly’s printer community, customers can print pre-created products in a range of materials—from polycarbonate to metal as well as leather. Continue reading “Fabbly Launches Online 3D Printing Template Market, Gains National Attention”

MakerBot Targets China

Continuing its move into the Chinese 3D printing market, MakerBot has just started accepting online payments from China’s most popular online payment platform Alipay. This comes hot on the heels of their recent partnership with three resellers who distribute MakerBot 3D printing and scanning products in the rapidly expanding Chinese market. Continue reading “MakerBot Targets China”