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Fact Sheet SIGGRAPH 98

Worldwide Forecasts
(U.S. & Foreign Suppliers)
For Commercial/Industrial Computer Graphics Applications 1998-2003 (including 3D)

Application 1998 ($Billion) 2003 ($Billion) CAG 3D CAG

CAD/CAM $15.8 (5.8) $23.2 (10.5) 8% 13%
Art/Animation $5.4 (2.8) $10.9 (6.0) 15% 16%
Multimedia* $21.5 (5.0) $39.6 (11.8) 13% 19%
Realtime Simulation $1.0 (1.0) $1.8 (1.8) 12% 12%
Scientific Visualization $4.6 (1.0) $10.1 (2.5) 17% 20%
Graphic Arts $7.2 (2.7) $17.9 (8.1) 20% 25%
Virtual Reality $1.0 (1.0) $2.5 (2.5) 20% 20%
Other $7.0 (1.4) $11.3 (2.8) 10% 15%
Total $63.5 (20.7) $117.3 (46.0) 13% 17%

*includes desktop video

Source: Machover Associates Corp.

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