DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 29, 2018--The "Global 3D Printing Plastics Market: Focus on Types, Forms, Technologies, and End User - Analysis and Forecast, 2018-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

In terms of value, the global 3D printing plastics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 20.5% during the forecast period 2018-2023.

This growth is attributed to the reliable properties of 3D printing plastics, their cost effectiveness as compared to that of the metals, growing end use industries, increasing application areas, and emerging economy which have all led to the surging demand for 3D printing plastics.

Additionally, the growing awareness of plastic materials in the emerging economies such as India, Singapore, and various other countries of APAC have propelled the growth of the global 3D printing plastics market.

Key Highlights

In 2017, the healthcare industry dominated the global 3D printing plastics market. Plastic-based 3D filaments occupied the largest market share globally in 2017. In terms of volume, North America dominated the global 3D printing plastic market in 2017.

Market Dynamics

Drivers

Government Initiatives and Increasing Investment in R&D Advancement in Technologies and Materials Used in 3D Printing Readily Available Materials for 3D Printing Accuracy in Printing Speed and Lower Labor Costs

Restraints

High Initial Investments Barriers to Recycling of Plastic Waste Lack of Skilled Labor Copyright Infringements

Opportunities

Production of Low-cost 3D Printing Materials Entry of Tech Giants Evolving Start-ups and their Partnerships with Key Players in the Market Opportunities in the Enterprise Market 3D Printing Opportunities in Healthcare Sector

Key Topics Covered

Executive Summary

1 Market Dynamics

2 Competitive Insights

3 Industry Analysis

4 Global 3D Printing Plastics Market (by Material Type), $Million and Metric Tons, 2017-2023

5 Global 3D Printing Plastics Market (by Form), $Million and Metric Tons, 2017-2023

6 Global 3D Printing Plastics Market (by Technology), $Million and Metric Tons, 2016-2023

7 Global 3D Printing Plastics Market (by End-User), $Million and Metric Tons, 2016-2023

8 3D Printing Plastics Market (by Region), $Million and Metric Tons, 2018-2023

9 Company Profiles

3D Systems Corporation Arkema BASF SE EOS GmbH EnvisionTEC Evonik Industries AG FormLabs Inc. HP Inc. Prodways Technologies Proto Labs Inc. Ricoh Company Ltd. Royal DSM Stratasys Ltd. Voxeljet AG XYZ Printing Inc. Asiga Aviv3D Carbon3D Inc. Hunan Farsoon High-Tech Co. Ltd. Mcor Technologies Ltd. Ultimaker B.V.

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Related Topics:Plastics,3D Printing

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY OTHER TECHNOLOGY MANUFACTURING CHEMICALS/PLASTICS OTHER MANUFACTURING

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