The forecast for sales of 3D printing products and services worldwide is $7.3 billion in 2016, while in 2018 it will be $12.7 billion, and in 2020 the market is expected to reach $21.2 billion, according to Wohlers Report.
Sorting through the hype to understand what 3D printing means for your business can be tough.
This report gives you a firm grasp on where 3D printing technology is headed, which markets are taking off and why.
Table of Contents:
3D Printer market at inflection point
The new tool gets newer
Current use or future plans for 3D printing
II. Defining 3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing
III. Technologies that Add
The significant technologies
Raw media in 3D printing/additive manufacturing
Software and IP plays
Intellectual property libraries proliferate
IV. Which Industries are Printing What?
The explosion after 2009
VI. Concerns and Hurdles
Securing proprietary data