Présentation : Quantel specializes in the design, manufacturing and marketing of solid-state lasers.
Net sales break down by market as follows:
- medical applications (51.5%): specialized lasers for ophthalmology (61.6% of net sales), dermatology and esthetics (38.4%; lasers for treatment of surface vascular problems, long-term hair removal and peelings);
- scientific and industrial applications (48.5%): lasers used by research laboratories in the study of material, cleaning lasers (for the construction sector and processing industry), marking, measurement (spectrometry and material analysis lasers), etc.
At the end of 2009, the group has 5 sites of production located in France (3), in the United States and in Germany.
Net sales are break down geographically as follows: France (23%), United States (15.2%), Germany (8.7%), Korea (6.5%), China (5.4%), Italy (4.9%), Israel (1.4%) and other (34.9%).