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    • Japanese instrument sector growth returns after strong second half
      As we predicted in our last review of the Japanese sector (see IN 10 (2) 12), the recent depreciation in the value of the yen against other international currencies helped exports of Japanese-made analytical instrumentation return to growth in the second half of last year, representing a solid recovery after the dismal 2% decline of the first six months and allowing it to end the year ahead of 2016. Figures from [...]
    • Analytica 2018 – “the world largest meeting for the laboratory industry”
      In the battle of largest and most defining general laboratory trade fairs, this year sees again three of them vying in close succession for visitors’ and exhibitors’ attention – Pittcon, Analytica and Achema – and seems that one of them has won hands down, even before the last of the three has opened its doors. In its 50th anniversary year, Analytica 2018 – organised by Messe München AG (Munich, Germany) from [...]
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