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3D Printing Metal Market by Form, by Type, by Application, and by Region - Global Forecast to 2020

3D Printing Metal Market: Global Forecast until 2020

  • March 2016
  • 162 pages
  • ID: 3711132
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The medical & dental ##D printing metals market in North America recorded the highest consumption of ##.## tons in 2014, which is projected to reach ##.## tons by 2017, at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2015 to 2017, and ##.## tons by 2020, at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2017 to 2020.
The automotive ##D printing metals market in Europe recorded the highest consumption of ##.## tons in 2014, which is projected to reach ##.## tons by 2017, at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2015 to 2017, and ##.## tons by 2020, at a CAGR of ##.##% from 2017 to 2020.


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"3D printing metals market forecasted to reach $776.80M by 2020"

The overall 3D printing metals market is estimated to grow $776.80M by 2020, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 31.50 percent between 2015 and 2022. The growing application of 3D printing in aerospace & defense sector, mainly in the manufacturing of aircraft engines and components as well as the expiry of different technology patents are the top factors that are forecast to steer the rise of the 3D printing metals market.

"Aerospace & defense segment projected to be the quickest rising market until 2020"

The aerospace & defense application segment recorded for the biggest share of the 3D printing metals market in 2014. It is also forecasted to be the quickest increasing market during the forecast period of 2015 to 2020. 3D printing technology has the ability to bring revolution in the manufacturing market and in medical and dental segment as well. It is also been successively used in bone replacements, patient specific implants, dental crowns, and so on. Factors, including quick technological developments, growing demand from end-user markets, together with the expiry of patents will contribute to the increase of overall 3D printing metals market.

"North America continent to be a main market for 3D printing metals, because Asia-Pacific the quickest increasing market until 2020"

North America (NA) was the main market for 3D printing metals in 2015. Product innovations, new research and development projects, and growing demand from aerospace & defense sector have fueled the industry demand for metal 3D printing in North America continent. The 3D printing metals market in APAC region is forecasted to be the quickest developing market from 2015 to 2020. Metal powder and printer manufacturers in EU are expanding their business in Asia-Pac region and there is a huge knowledge transfer taking place between developed and emerging countries through active engagements in distinct forums. Increasing demand from end-user sectors and new investments from engineering and manufacturing firms will drive increase in this area.


- By Company Type: Tier 1 - 37.5 %, Tier 2 - 50.0 percent and Tier 3 - 12.50 percent

- By Description: C-suite - 11.10 percent, D-level - 11.10 percent, Others - 77.80 percent

- By area: APAC- 35.70 percent, Europe - 21.40 percent, North america (NA) - 28.60 percent, RoW - 14.30 percent

Futhermore, as a part of qualitative analysis, the industry research offers a comprehensive analysis of major market drivers, market restraints, alternatives, opportunities, and regulations. Leading producers of 3D metal printers and raw material manufacturers including 3D Systems Corporation, Renishaw Plc., Arcam AB, Carpenter Technology Corporation, GKN Plc, Sandvik AB, and LPW Technology, have been described in this market report.

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- Global report includes key regions including North America, Europe (EU), and Asia Pacific (APAC) with their main countries

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