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Debunking 5 additive manufacturing myths

Singapore businesses' misconceptions need to be cleared up as the industry is predicted to grow to more than S$7.5 billion in Asia-Pacific by 2025.

Local uptake in AM is still in its infancy despite many large companies running established research and development arms. And when we look at SMEs, which makes up 99 per cent of businesses in Singapore, adoption is even more cautious.

WHEN 3D printing was first introduced in the 1980s, few saw its potential to transform business on a global scale. Fast forward to today, industries as diverse as aerospace, automotive, medical, tooling and even cosmetics greatly benefit from faster production schedules and cost savings in the...

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