The printing industry in Ireland has been booming in recent years, thanks in large part to a number of new high-tech printing machines, which have made printing more efficient and cost-effective.
In 2017, over 1,200 high-quality, high-end custom prints were made, according to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Skills (DINIS), which operates the High Prints Ireland.
This year, DINIS is aiming to have 1,300 of these prints made, which is double the number from last year.
But this is only part of the story.
The custom printing industry is not limited to just Ireland.
According to DINis, it is also growing in the UK, the US and France.
And it is just getting started.
“It’s going to get bigger all over the world,” said John Fitzgerald, president of DINIST.
“And it’s only going to be bigger in the next few years.”
The UK is now the biggest exporter of custom prints.
Last year, it exported almost 5,000 custom prints, according the DINISM website.
It is currently exporting over 2,000 prints per month, a rise of 60% in just a few years.
“The UK’s number one export destination for custom prints is the US,” said Fitzgerald.
“Custom printing is growing in other countries.
In Europe, the number of exports of custom printing has grown dramatically over the past couple of years.
And this has happened at a time when the EU is facing a massive migration crisis.”
But even in the EU, the UK is far from the only country exporting custom prints to other countries, said Fitzgerald, who noted that there are other countries including China and India, and even in China there is a “huge demand for custom printing”.
“We’ve seen a significant increase in the demand in China,” he said.
“In India, custom printing is really very popular.
They are exporting more than 10,000 to China each month.
And the Chinese have a very large number of printers, and they’re using them all the time to make custom prints.”
The new technology in printmaking In the US, custom printmakers have taken a major leap in recent decades.
In 2018, there were 1,826 licensed custom print makers, according DINISS.
That number is expected to rise to 2,800 this year, according its website.
“That’s a big increase,” said Michael Bouchard, managing director of CustomPrints, a London-based company that specialises in custom printmaking in the US.
“I think we are just seeing the beginning of the growth of this market in the United States.”
According to Bouchards company, it takes about two months to create a custom print.
“This is an area of growing interest in the custom print industry, which has been in high demand for many years,” he added.
In India, there are now around 50 custom print companies operating in the country, according TOI.
And Bouchs company says that it is the fastest growing industry in the industry in India.
“We believe the Indian market will continue to grow in coming years,” said Bouches.
“They’re seeing a huge demand for their custom printing services, especially from India and other Asian countries.”
The rise of the custom printing business has led to a major shift in the design industry in many countries.
While traditional design firms are still the most popular design and manufacturing businesses, custom prints are increasingly popular.
“Designers are increasingly finding the value in custom printing,” said David Wilson, CEO of Design Lab, a custom printing company based in New York City.
“As a result, they’re beginning to use custom printing to build their business models, as well as their branding.
This trend is creating a whole new way of thinking about design and branding, and I think it will continue in the future.”
The growth of custom print shops is not confined to the United Kingdom.
“There’s an increased interest in custom printed products in the European Union, the Netherlands and even Brazil,” said Wilson.
They started with a very small number of people, and have continued to grow rapidly in the years since. “
My feeling is that the UK really did take off at the beginning.
It’s really a matter of time before we see a significant change.” “
While the number is increasing, the quality of the prints is declining.
It’s really a matter of time before we see a significant change.”
Custom printing and the printing industry The demand for printmaking is growing all over Europe.
According TOI, there have been more than 400,000 new custom prints made in the last year, up by nearly 50% compared to the previous year.
There were 1.4 million custom prints in 2016, according a DINI website, and that number is forecast to increase to 2.6 million this year.
“Printmaking is certainly becoming