Discover out which international locations world wide are investing essentially the most in area applications.

Fifty years after the Apollo 11 astronauts first walked on the moon, world funding in area is blasting off once more. In keeping with new information from space-market specialists Euroconsult, final 12 months 18 international locations spent not less than $200 million on space-related actions, from satellites to exploration. Whereas the U.S. stays on prime, different nations are gaining. China has elevated area spending 349% over 15 years. That’s simply on the federal government aspect. Non-public funding in area can also be reaching a brand new orbit. A complete of $22.3 billion has been invested in 476 area corporations since 2009, in line with funding agency House Angels.

A model of this text seems within the August 2019 difficulty of Fortune with the headline “Money Races Into House.”

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