The industrial market for augmented reality, and the logistics and manufacturing AR markets in particular, will reach soar by more than 400% in 2017, according to a forecast by ABI Research.

The AR momentum will continue into 2018, the firm said, with shipments expected to jump from 440,000 in 2017 to more than three million. This will happen as large multi-national companies such as Boeing, DHL, GE and Shell complete trials of the technology alongside the support of device manufacturers and platform companies.

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