3D Printing - Global Strategic Business Report

3D Printing - Global Strategic Business Report

Global Industry Analysts, Date of Publication: Jan 29, 2015, 384 Pages
US$4,950.00
GIA-MCP7651

3D Printing - Global Strategic Business Report

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for 3D Printing in US$ Million by the following Segments: 3D Printing Products, and 3D Printing Services. Global market for 3D Printing is also analyzed by the following End-Use Markets: Automotive, Aerospace, Consumer Products, Medical, and Others. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. The report profiles 85 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3D Systems Corporation
Arcam AB
envisionTEC GmbH
EOS GmbH
The ExOne Company


TABLE OF CONTENTS

 I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

      Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations   I-1
      Disclaimers   I-2
      Data Interpretation & Reporting Level   I-2
       Quantitative Techniques & Analytics    I-3
      Product Definitions and Scope of Study  I-3


 II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW    II-1
      3D Printing: A Transformative TechnologyII-1
       Transforming Traditional Manufacturing Operations      II-2
        How 3D Printing Gains Over Commercial Manufacturing   II-2
      Commercial Applications of 3D Printing  II-3
       Table 1: Global Market for 3D Printing by Application (2014):
       Percentage Breakdown by Application Area for Education &
       Research, Assembly Line, Functional Parts, Metal Casting
       Patterns, Prototype Tooling Patterns, Presentation Models,
       Tooling Components, Visual Aids and Others (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-3
       Additive Manufacturing (AM): Applications Timeline     II-3
       Rapid Prototyping: Major Commercial Application of 3D Printing   II-4
       Rapid Manufacturing or DDM: Emerging Application of 3D Printing  II-4
      A High Growth Market II-5
      Current and Future Analysis   II-6
       Table 2: Worldwide 3D Printing Market (1988-2012): Percentage
       Share Breakdown of Installations by Country/Region (includes
       corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-7
       Analysis by Type   II-7
       Analysis by End-Use Sector   II-7
      Impact of Recession in Retrospect and the Road Ahead    II-8
       Table 3: World Real GDP Growth by Country (2012-2015F)
       (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   II-9

       Table 4: World GDP (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of
       Nominal GDP Value by Country (includes corresponding
       Graph/Chart) II-10
       Rising Disposable Incomes Propel Market Growth         II-10
        Table 5: Annual Disposable Incomes in US$ ‘000 for Select
        Countries (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11
      Healthcare: A Promising Market for 3D Printing Technology         II-11
       Increasing Healthcare Spending: Opportunities in Store II-12
        Table 6: Top 20 Countries with the Highest Healthcare
        Spending as a Percentage of GDP (2012) (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-13
      Consumer & Professional Markets: A Brief Review         II-13
       Consumer 3D Printing Market  II-14
        A Glance at Select Consumer 3D Printers     II-15
       Professional-Grade 3D Printers Market  II-15
      Role of 3D CAD (Computer Aided Design) in 3D Printing   II-16
       Faster Time to Market Capabilities Encourage Market Adoption     II-16
       Vendors Shed Focus on SMBs   II-16
      What Does the Future Hold for 3D Printing Technology?   II-17

  2. MARKET DYNAMICSII-19
      Developed Nations Looking to Revive Domestic Manufacturing        II-19
      3D Printing Technology Continues to Grow and Innovate   II-19
      Additive Manufacturing of Metal Parts: An Evolving Market         II-19
       3D Bioprinting Growing in Prominence   II-20
      Industries Utilizing Rapid Prototyping Poised to Spur Demand      II-21
      Hybrid Systems Come into FocusII-21
      Low Volume Printing: A Key Driving Factor     II-22
      Patent Expiration to Boost Market GrowthII-22
       Expiry of 3D Printing Patents (2013-2016)    II-23
      Metal Printing Materials to Outdo Plastic Materials     II-23
       Metal 3D Printing: Application in Key Industries       II-24
        Table 7: Global Market for 3D Printing Materials by Material
        Type (2014): Percentage Breakdown of Material for
        Laser-Sintered Polymers, Metals, Photopolymers, and Others
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-25
       Commonly Used Materials for 3D Printing by Various Printing
        Processes   II-25
       Graphene: A Material with Enormous Potential II-25
       Increasing R&D Focus on Print MaterialsII-26
      Home 3D Printing Catches Consumer Attention   II-26
       DIY Consumers Boost Demand for 3D Printing   II-27
        Select Open-source Hobbyist & Do-It-Yourself Systems  II-28
      Declining Prices to Foster Adoption     II-28
      Increasing Use of Online Service Providers    II-29
      Mass Customization is Key to Growth     II-29
      Creating Light & Strong Structures - Potential for Growth         II-29
      3D Printing: Key Role in Niche Applications   II-30
      3D Printing Technology to Gain Prominence in Textile and
       Apparel Market     II-30
      Premise of Downloading Physical Objects: Turning into Reality?    II-30
      Expanding Applications of High-End 3D Printers Machines II-31
      Open Source 3D Printers: An Area of Opportunity         II-31
       Open Design: A Collaborative Approach to Designing     II-32
      Enterprises Warm Up to 3D Printing Technology II-32
      Children: The Next Target Market for 3D Printers?       II-32
      3D Printing Affects Supply Chain Management   II-32
      3D Printing: Can it Completely Replace Conventional
       Manufacturing?     II-33
       Limitations on Material Usage: A Key Constraint        II-33
       High Material Cost: A Major Obstacle   II-33
       Legislations & Intellectual Property Protection: Threats to
        3D Printing MarketII-34
       3D Systems Files Lawsuit against Formlabs    II-34
       Voxelfab to Replace 3D Prints?         II-34

  3. A GLANCE AT SELECT END-USE APPLICATIONS  II-35
      Current and Future 3D Initiatives of Leading OEMs using 3D
       Printing TechnologyII-35
      Consumer Products   II-37
      Jewelry: The New FadII-38
      Healthcare Industry II-38
       Revolutionary Applications of 3D Printing in Healthcare Sector   II-38
       Creation of Models II-38
       Customized Products & Prosthetics      II-39
      3D Print-Temporary Implants - A Niche Market Beckons    II-39
       3D Organ & Tissue Printing: Still in Early Stages      II-39
      Aerospace Industry  II-40
       Current and Potential Applications of AM Technology in
        Aerospace and Defense Industry        II-41
      Automobile Industry II-41
      Military/Defense Sector       II-42
      Architecture, Engineering and Construction Industry     II-43
       Architecture and Architectural ServicesII-43
      Printing Circuit Boards       II-43
      Footwear Manufacturing        II-44
      Other End-Use Applications    II-44
       Arts         II-44
       Food         II-44
       Distribution II-44

  4. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPEII-45
      Industry Structure  II-45
       3D Printing Solutions Providers: List of Major Market
        ParticipantsII-45
       Leading Global 3D Printing Players & their Core Technologies     II-46
       Major Vendors in 3D Printing Market    II-46
       Comparative Analysis of Leading Players in the 3D Printing
        Industry by Printing ProcessII-47
      Stratasys & 3D Systems Lead 3D Printing MarketII-47
       3D Systems Vs Stratasys: A Comparative ReviewII-48
       Comparative Analysis of Leading Players in the 3D Printing
        Industry by Average Selling Price (ASP)     II-49
        Table 8: World 3D Printing Market (2013 & 2017): Average
        Selling Price (in US$) of 3D Printing Systems by Process
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-49

        Table 9: Leading Players in the Global 3D Printing Market
        (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Revenues for
        Stratasys, 3D Systems, and Others (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)II-50

        Table 10: Leading Players in the Global 3D Printing
        Professional Systems Market (2013): Percentage Share
        Breakdown of Value Sales for 3D Systems, Arcam, ExOne,
        Stratasys, Voxeljet, and Others (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)II-50

        Table 11: Leading Players in the Global 3D Printing
        Professional Systems Market (2013): Percentage Share
        Breakdown of Volume Sales for 3D Systems, Beijing Tiertime,
        Envisiontec, EOS, Stratasys and Others (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  II-51
      Consolidation Picks Momentum in 3D Printing Market      II-51
       M&A Activity in the 3D Printing Landscape (2012-2014)  II-51

  5. 3D PRINTING - AN OVERVIEW      II-53
      Introduction  II-53
      What is 3D Printing?II-53
       Evolution of 3D Printing     II-53
      Process of 3D Printing        II-54
      Printing Processes  II-54
       Table 12: World 3D Printing Market (2013): Percentage Value
       Breakdown by Printing Processes for Material Extrusion,
       Material Jetting, Powder Bed Fusion, Sheet Lamination, and
       Vat Photopolymerization (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-54

       Table 13: World 3D Printing Market (2013): Percentage Volume
       Breakdown by Printing Processes for Material Extrusion,
       Material Jetting, Powder Bed Fusion, Sheet Lamination, and
       Vat Photopolymerization (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-55
       Comparative Analysis of 3D Printing ProcessesII-55
       Material Extrusion:II-55
       Material Jetting:  II-56
       Binder Jetting:    II-56
       Sheet Lamination:  II-56
       Vat Photopolymerization:     II-57
       Powder Bed Fusion: II-57
       Directed Energy Disposition: II-57
      3D Printing Technologies      II-57
       Comparative Analysis of Major 3-D Printing TechnologiesII-57
       Comparison of Prototype Attributes of Major 3D Printing
        TechnologiesII-58
       Inkjet Printing    II-58
       Digital Light Processing (DLP)         II-59
       Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)        II-59
       Stereolithography  II-59
       Selective Fusing   II-59
       Microfabrication   II-59
       Selective Laser Sintering (SLS)        II-59
       Laminated Object Manufacturing (LOM)   II-59
       Electron Beam Melting (EBM)  II-60
      3D Printing Materials         II-60
      Applications of 3D Printing   II-60
      Advantages of 3D Printing     II-61
      Disadvantages of 3D Printing  II-62
       Do Benefits of 3D Printing Outweigh Costs?   II-63
      Future Prospects    II-63

  6. TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS     II-64
      University of Sheffield Augments Research on HSS Technology       II-64
      First Rapid 3D Nanoscale Printer Launched in MicroNano
       Research Facility (MNRF) in RMIT University Australia  II-64
      3D Printed Musical Instruments!         II-64
      Researchers Create 3D Bioprinted Human Tissue with Functional
       Vascular Network   II-65
      3D Printed Material for Wind Turbine Construction       II-65
      Energy Sector Embraces 3D Printing Technology II-65
      US Army Studies New FALCom 3D Printing Composites       II-66
      DARPA Presents Open Manufacturing to Speed up Metal 3D Printing   II-66

  7. PRODUCT/SERVICE INNOVATIONS/ INTRODUCTIONS     II-67
      Eastman Chemical and Helian Polymers Launch ColorFabb XT 3D
       Printing Filament  II-67
      BEEVERYCREATIVE Introduces the BEEPOINT 3D Print ServiceII-67
      Filabot Releases New 3D Printing Filaments    II-67
      MakerBot Introduces New MakerBot-Ready App    II-67
      Blacksmith Group Introduces 3D Printer- Cum-Scanner     II-67
      Cimatron Unveils CimatronE 12 Software Supporting 3D Printing
       Technologies II-67
      Lockheed Introduces 3D Printing into Space    II-68
      Amazon Introduces New Portal to Customize and Sell 3D Printed
       Products     II-68
      Zeni Kinetic Introduces Origin 3D Printers    II-68
      Autodesk Introduces Spark Open Software Platform        II-68
      3D Systems Releases New iSense 3D Scanner     II-68
      MakerBot Introduces MakerBot® Developer Program         II-68
      Stratasys Introduces New Flexible Color Digital Materials for
       Objet500 Connex3 Color Multi-material 3D Printer       II-68
      3D Systems Unveils Cube® 3 and CubePro™ 3D Printers     II-69
      Kudo3D Introduces Titan 1 DLP SLA 3D Desktop Printer    II-69
      EOS Introduces the EOS M 290 Metal Additive Manufacturing System  II-69
      Stratasys Launches Highest Precision Wax 3D printers    II-69
      Solidscape® Introduces Solidscape® MAX 3D Printer       II-69
      Tinkerine Rolls Out DittoPro 3D Printer II-69
      EnvisionTEC Introduces 3D-Bioplotter® 3D Printing Technology      II-69
      3D Systems Upgrades Popular Sense™ 3D Scanner with New
       Software and Features        II-69
      EOS Introduces New EOS Titanium Ti64 ELI and EOS
       StainlessSteel 316L Materials for Additive Manufacturing         II-70
      Stratasys Releases VeroGlaze Dental Material for Objet EdenV
       and OrthoDesk 3D Printers    II-70
      Stratasys Introduces Objet Eden260V Dental Advantage 3D Printer   II-70
      Stratasys Releases Objet500 Connex3 Color Multi-material 3D
       Printer      II-70
      3D Systems Introduces New CubeJet™ 3D Printer II-70
      3D Systems Launches Haptic-Based, Consumer 3D Mouse     II-70
      3D Systems Introduces ChefJet™ Series of 3D Printers    II-70
      3D Systems Introduces Cubify® 2.0       II-71
      MakerBot Releases New 3D Printing Platform and 3D Ecosystem       II-71
      MakerBot Unveils MakerBot PrintShop     II-71
      MakerBot Introduces MakerBot Mobile App II-71
      MakerBot Introduces 3D Printable Curriculum Content to
       Thingiverse  II-71
      3D Systems Releases Geomagic® Print™, Print Driver      II-71
      3D Systems Introduces ProJet® 4500      II-71
      3D Systems Unveils ProJet® 1200         II-71
      3D Systems Introduces Two New VisiJet® Class Performance
       Plastics for ProJet® 5000 3D Printer   II-72
      MakerBot Introduces 3D Print Services   II-72
      MakerBot Launches New MakerBot® PLA Filament Colors     II-72
      3D Systems Introduces ProJet 5500X      II-72
      3D Systems Launches ProX™ 950 Stereolithography 3D Printer        II-72
      EOS Introduces the EOS M 400 with Modular Design        II-72
      Stratasys Launches FDM Nylon 12 MaterialII-72
      3D Systems Launches ProX™ 500 SLS 3D Printer  II-72
      EOS Releases two New Additive Manufacturing Plastic Materials     II-73
      MakerBot Unveils MakerBot® MakerWare™ 2.4     II-73
      MakerBot Releases Thingiverse IOS App   II-73
      MakerBot Releases MakerBot® PLA Filaments     II-73
      3D Systems Introduces Cubify Design Advanced Consumer Modeling
       Software     II-73
      Stratasys Rolls Out Digital ABS2 High-Rigidity Material for
       Polyjet 3D PrintersII-73
      3D Systems Introduces Cubify Sculpt     II-73
      3D Systems Releases Cubify Draw3D Printing AppII-73
      3D Systems Unveils Bespoke Modeling™    II-74
      Stratasys Introduces Objet30 OrthoDesk 3D Printer       II-74
      Nanoscribe Unveils Tabletop 3-D Microprinter  II-74
      Materialise Launches HeartPrint Printing Service        II-74
      3D Systems Launches Cube® Home 3D Printer     II-74
      3D Systems Launches Cubify API and AppCreate Tools      II-74
      EnvisionTEC Launches 3Dent™ Printer     II-74
      MakerBot Introduces MakerBot® Digitizer™ Desktop 3DScanner        II-75
      Shapeways Launches REST-Based API and New Developer Portal        II-75
      Makerbot Launches Replicator 2X Printer II-75
      3D Systems Rolls Out 3DMe 3D Printed FigurinesII-75
      Portabee Introduces Portabee 3D Printer II-75
      3D Systems Releases New Web-Based Tools II-75
      3D Systems Rolls Out ProJet® x60 Series of Color 3D Printers      II-75
      3D Systems Releases Geomagic Capture    II-75
      3D Systems Introduces Geomagic Design   II-75
      3D Systems Introduces Geomagic Designer Packages        II-76
      3D Systems Launches Geomagic Solutions  II-76
      3D Systems Launches VisiJet® M3 Black Plastic Injection
       Molding-Like Material        II-76
      Stratasys Introduces Mojo 3D Printer    II-76
      Ex One Unveils M-FLEX 3D Printing SystemII-76
      Objet Launches Objet30 Scholar Package  II-76
      Solidscape® Introduces 3ZSTUDIO 3D Printer    II-76
      Solidscape® Rolls Out 3Z™PRO High Precision Wax 3D Printer        II-76
      Solidoodle Launches Solidoodle 3D Printer     II-77
      MIT Students Develop PopFab 3D Printer  II-77
      Solidoodle Develops Solidoodle 2nd Generation II-77
      Objet Unveils Objet1000 3D Printer      II-77

  8. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY       II-78
      Arcam Acquires DiSanto Technology       II-78
      3D Systems Takes Over LayerWise         II-78
      3D Systems Acquires Simbionix II-78
      3D Systems Acquires American Precision Prototyping and
       American Precision Machining II-78
      3D Systems Acquires Laser Reproductions II-78
      3D Systems Takes Over Digital PlaySpace II-78
      Stratasys Concludes Acquisition of Solid Concepts       II-78
      3D Systems Takes Over Gentle Giant Studios    II-79
      3D Systems Takes Over Medical Modeling  II-79
      Materialise Acquires e-Prototypy        II-79
      3D Systems to Take Over RobtecII-79
      3D Systems Partners with Vortex VR and GameFace Labs    II-79
      MakerBot Enters into Partnership with Florida Polytechnic
       University   II-79
      3D Systems Partners with Konica Minolta II-79
      MakerBot Partners with Pretty Ugly      II-79
      Stratasys Collaborates with Jenny Wu    II-80
      EOS Collaborates with plasmo Industrietechnik II-80
      Organovo Collaborates with J&J for 3D Bioprinting Drug
       Discovery Research II-80
      Solidscape® Enters into Strategic Alliance with Kangshuo
       Electric Group     II-80
      MakerBot Enters into Distribution Agreement with AdoramaII-80
      Graphtec Enters into Agreement with CSIRO     II-80
      MakerBot Commences Shipment of New MakerBot Replicator Z18 3D
       Printer      II-80
      MakerBot Signs Distribution Agreement with Tech Data    II-80
      3D Systems Expands Partnership with Canon Marketing Japan         II-81
      Spritzguss + Formenbau Bergmann Buys the EOSINT M 280 Metal
       Additive Manufacturing SystemII-81
      MakerBot Commences Shipment of MakerBot Replicator Mini
       Compact 3D Printer II-81
      3D Systems Launches MAKE.DIGITAL WebsiteII-81
      3D Systems Partners with ScanSource     II-81
      ETH Zurich Spin-off Launches Additively.com   II-81
      3D Systems Teams Up with Hasbro         II-81
      Intel Capital Invests in CGTrader and makexyz II-81
      3D Systems Collaborates with Intel      II-82
      3D Systems Acquires Village Plastics    II-82
      3D Systems Acquires Figulo Corporation  II-82
      3D Systems Acquires CRDM      II-82
      3D Systems Takes Over TeamPlatform      II-82
      3D Systems Acquires Phenix    II-82
      Stratasys Acquires MakerBot   II-82
      3D Systems Acquires RPDG      II-82
      3D Systems Enters into Definitive Deal to Acquire a Portion of
       Xerox’s Oregon- Based Solid Ink Engineering and Development
        Teams       II-83
      3D Systems Takes Over The Sugar Lab     II-83
      3D Systems Takes Over COWEB   II-83
      3D Systems Acquires Geomagic  II-83
      Massive Dynamics Takes Over PrintForge 3D     II-83
      3D-Micromac and EOS Establish 3D MicroPrint   II-83
      Stratasys Asia Pacific Signs Asset Purchase Agreement with
       Sysopt Engineering II-83
      3D Systems Enters into Long-Term Agreement with Motorola Mobility II-84
      Lomiko Metals Enters into Strategic Alliance with Graphene Labs   II-84
      3D Systems Inks Agreement with Sindoh   II-84
      3D Systems Enters into Partnership with Midwich         II-84
      MakerBot Enters into Distribution Agreement with Ingram Micro     II-84
      3D Systems Enters into Agreement with Hawk Ridge SystemsII-84
      3D Systems Enters into Exclusive Agreement with SYNNEX  II-84
      Deloitte Enters into Strategic Alliance with 3D Systems II-85
      3D Systems Signs Agreement with Seiko-I Infotech        II-85
      EOS and Ruetschi Technology Form Strategic Alliance     II-85
      Arcam Enters into Strategic Alliance with DiSanto Technology      II-85
      Sigma Labs Inks MoU with Interactive Machines II-85
      MakerBot Inks Definitive Agreement with Autodesk        II-85
      ModernTech to Offer Stratasys Products  II-85
      3D Systems Inks Reseller Agreement with Al-mera         II-86
      3D Systems Takes Over Bespoke Innovations™    II-86
      3D Systems Takes Over Paramount Industries    II-86
      3D Systems Takes Over FreshFiber        II-86
      3D Systems Acquires Zcorp and Vidar Systems   II-86
      Stratasys and Objet Merge Operations    II-86
      Hunan Dimension Printing Technology Inks Contract with Koenig
       & Bauer      II-86
      MIT Collaborates with UPenn to Develop Novel 3D Printing
       Technique    II-87
      HP and Stratasys Discontinue Manufacturing and Distribution
       Agreement    II-87
      ExOne Rebrands Family Companies to ExOneII-87
      MakerBot Establishes MakerBot Store     II-87
      Stratasys and Optomec Announce Completion of Joint Development
       Project      II-87

  9. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-88
      3D Systems Corporation (US)   II-88
      Arcam AB (Sweden)   II-88
      envisionTEC GmbH (Germany)    II-89
      EOS GmbH (Germany)  II-90
      The ExOne Company (US)        II-90
      Stratasys Ltd. (US & Israel)  II-90
       MakerBot® Industries LLC (US)II-91
       Solidscape, Inc. (US)        II-92

  10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE     II-93
      Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      3D Printing by Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan,
      Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and
      Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
      Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-93

      Table 15: World Historic Review for 3D Printing by Geographic
      Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
      (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)  II-94

      Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
      Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
      Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
      Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years
      2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)II-95

      Market by TypeII-96

      Table 17: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      3D Printing Products by Geographic Region/Country - US,
      Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
      America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
      2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-96

      Table 18: World Historic Review for 3D Printing Products by
      Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
      Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
      World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
      in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-97

      Table 19: World 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing Products
      by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
      Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
      Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years
      2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)II-98

      Table 20: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      3D Printing Services by Geographic Region/ Country - US,
      Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin
      America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
      2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-99

      Table 21: World Historic Review for 3D Printing Services by
      Geographic Region/Country - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
      Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of
      World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures
      in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart)    II-100

      Table 22: World 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing Services
      by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
      Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
      Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years
      2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)II-101
      Market by End-Use Sector      II-102
      Table 23: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for
      3D Printing by End-Use Sector - Automotive, Aerospace,
      Consumer Products Medical, and Other End-Use Sector Markets
      Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)  II-102

      Table 24: World Historic Review for 3D Printing by End-Use
      Sector - Automotive, Aerospace, Consumer Products Medical, and
      Other End-Use Sector Markets Independently Analyzed with
      Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through
      2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)     II-103

      Table 25: World 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by End-Use
      Sector - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Automotive,
      Aerospace, Consumer Products Medical, and Other End-Use Sector
      Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart)  II-104


 III. MARKET

  1. THE UNITED STATES    III-1
      A.Market Analysis   III-1
        Outlook     III-1
        3D Print: Will it Bring Back Manufacturing Operations to the
         US?        III-1
        New 3D Printer Start-Ups Rejuvenate Manufacturing Activity      III-1
        3D Printing Necessitates Focus on Developing High Skills        III-2
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-2
        Product/Service Launches    III-9
        Key Players III-17
      B.Market Analytics  III-21
        Table 26: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for 3D
        Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing
        Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
        Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-21

        Table 27: US Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type - 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-22

        Table 28: US 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by Type -
        Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-23

  2. CANADA         III-24
      A.Market Analysis   III-24
        Product Launch    III-24
      B.Market Analytics  III-25
        Table 29: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-25

        Table 30: Canadian Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-26

        Table 31: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-27

  3. JAPANIII-28
      A.Market Analysis   III-28
        An Overview III-28
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-28
      B.Market Analytics  III-29
        Table 32: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-29

        Table 33: Japanese Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-30

        Table 34: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-31

  4. EUROPE         III-32
       Market Analysis    III-32
        Table 35: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Geographic Region/Country - France,
        Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
        2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)III-33

        Table 36: European Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, UK, and
        Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-34

        Table 37: European 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar
        Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe
        Markets for Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-35

        Market by Type    III-36

        Table 38: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-36

        Table 39: European Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-37

        Table 40: European 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-38

  4a. FRANCE        III-39
      A.Market Analysis   III-39
        Outlook     III-39
        Strategic Corporate Development       III-39
      B.Market Analytics  III-40
        Table 41: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-40

        Table 42: French Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-41

        Table 43: French 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by Type - 
        Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-42

  4b. GERMANY       III-43
      A.Market Analysis   III-43
        Outlook     III-43
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-43
        Product Launches  III-44
        Key Players III-45
      B.Market Analytics  III-47
        Table 44: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-47

        Table 45: German Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-48

        Table 46: German 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by Type - 
        Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-49

  4c. ITALY         III-50
       Market Analysis    III-50
        Table 47: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-50

        Table 48: Italian Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-51

        Table 49: Italian 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-52

  4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM  III-53
      A.Market Analysis   III-53
        Outlook     III-53
        The Potential of AM Technologies      III-53
        Government Invests in 3D Printing TechnologyIII-53
        Strategic Corporate Development       III-54
      B.Market Analytics  III-54
        Table 50: UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for 3D
        Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing
        Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
        Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-54

        Table 51: UK Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type - 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-55

        Table 52: UK 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by Type -
        Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-56

  4e. REST OF EUROPEIII-57
      A.Market Analysis   III-57
        Outlook     III-57
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-57
        Product Launches  III-58
        Arcam AB (Sweden) - A Major Player    III-58
      B.Market Analytics  III-59
        Table 53: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and
        3D Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-59

        Table 54: Rest of Europe Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-60

        Table 55: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing
        by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years
        2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        III-61

  5. ASIA-PACIFIC   III-62
      A.Market Analysis   III-62
        Outlook     III-62
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-62
        Product Launches  III-63
      B.Market Analytics  III-64
        Table 56: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for 3D Printing by Geographic Region/Country -
        China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
        2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

        Table 57: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Geographic Region/Country - China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific
        Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
        US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-65

        Table 58: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing
        by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of
        Dollar Sales for China, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for
        Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-66

        Market by Type    III-67

        Table 59: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and
        3D Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-67

        Table 60: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart) III-68

        Table 61: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing
        by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years
        2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        III-69

  5a. CHINA         III-70
      A.Market Analysis   III-70
        Outlook     III-70
        Market Overview   III-70
      B.Market Analytics  III-71
        Table 62: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis
        for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D
        Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
        Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020
        (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-71

        Table 63: Chinese Historic Review for 3D Printing by Type -
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-72

        Table 64: Chinese 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing by
        Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years 2006,
        2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)    III-73

  5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFICIII-74
      A.Market Analysis   III-74
        Focus on Select Regions     III-74
         Australia  III-74
         India      III-74
Introduction    III-74
Automobile Sector: An Active Adopter of 3D Printing
 Technology     III-75
 Table 65: Indian Market for 3D Printing by End-Use
 Application (2014): Percentage Value Breakdown for
 Aerospace, Architectural, Automotive, Educational,
 Electronics, Industrial, Medical and Others (includes
 corresponding Graph/Chart)         III-75
Prototypes Creation: Key Application Area III-76
Competition     III-76
        Strategic Corporate Developments      III-76
        Product Launch    III-77
      B.Market Analytics  III-78
        Table 66: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and
        Future Analysis for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing
        Products and 3D Printing Services Markets Independently
        Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years
        2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)III-78

        Table 67: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for 3D
        Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing
        Services Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
        Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes
        corresponding Graph/Chart)  III-79

        Table 68: Rest of Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for 3D
        Printing by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for
        3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for
        Years 2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-80

  6. LATIN AMERICA  III-81
      A.Market Analysis   III-81
        Corporate Development       III-81
      B.Market Analytics  III-82
        Table 69: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and
        3D Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-82

        Table 70: Latin American Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-83

        Table 71: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing
        by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years
        2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        III-84

  7. REST OF WORLD  III-85
      A.Market Analysis   III-85
        Outlook     III-85
        3D Printing Prospects in Middle East  III-85
        Product/Service Launches    III-85
      B.Market Analytics  III-86
        Table 72: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future
        Analysis for 3D Printing by Type - 3D Printing Products and
        3D Printing Services Markets Independently Analyzed with
        Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through
        2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)   III-86

        Table 73: Rest of World Historic Review for 3D Printing by
        Type - 3D Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets
        Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
        Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding
        Graph/Chart)III-87

        Table 74: Rest of World 15-Year Perspective for 3D Printing
        by Type - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for 3D
        Printing Products and 3D Printing Services Markets for Years
        2006, 2014 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)        III-88


 IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

     Total Companies Profiled: 85 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 96)

     The United States (42)
     Canada (6)
     Japan (2)
     Europe (36)
     - France (2)
     - Germany (9)
     - The United Kingdom (12)
     - Italy (2)
     - Rest of Europe (11)
     Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (5)
     Latin America (1)
     Middle East (4)
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