Advion, Inc. has announced that, during the year ending 31 December 2017, it reached several major milestones. They sold 58 Compact Mass Spectrometer (CMS) units per quarter and approached 750 CMS units shipped, with the 700th order having been received from Japan. Nearly 30 CMS units were sold in Japan during 2017. Direct sales and support operations in China contributed 9 unit sales in Q4 2017.
Commenting on the landmarks, Advion’s CEO David B. Patteson stated, “Having launched the expression CMS product line about four years ago, we are exceedingly happy with the market adoption and product adaptation. In 2012–2013, we quickly realised 10 units per quarter, and in 2017 approached 60 per quarter.”