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Research and Markets: Additive Manufacturing: Annual Review of Opportunities and Findings 2015

November 23, 2015
By Business Wire News


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Additive Manufacturing: Annual Review of Opportunities and Findings 2015 “ report to their offering.

Additive manufacturing continued its rapid expansion in 2015, with key adopting industries investing significantly in research and development projects, hardware, and expertise. This activity has continued to advance solutions and applications for various print technologies for prototyping, tooling, and most importantly final part manufacturing. In this report, the author provides exclusive and never before possible access to key market data and analysis featured across five key industries adopting 3D printing including aerospace, automotive, medical, dental, and jewelry.

For those stakeholders with a broad, global market interest in 3D printing technology and applications, this report provides both major driving adoption trends and findings in each industry segment of 3D printing, as well as a wealth of in-depth market forecast data as modeled by the industry leading methodologies and market models for 3D printing technology.

Market data included in this report features 10 year forecasts of revenues for various 3D printing technologies, materials, printing services, software, as well as printer shipments by each print technology category across five major adopting industries.

Printer manufacturers, providers of print solutions and services, and potential print technology and component developers will find this unprecedented access to a wide variety of market data and review of key annual findings critical to planning future initiatives in the 3D printing industry for 2016 and beyond.

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter One: Analyzing the Complete 3D Printing Industry and Associated Opportunities

1.1 About this Report

1.2 Creating a Total Market Opportunity Picture

1.3 Global 3D Printing Technology Report Cards

1.4 Review of 2015 3D Printing Market Megatrends

Chapter Two: Review of 3D Printing in Aerospace 2015

2.1 Major Trends in Commercial and General Aviation Related to 3D Printing

2.2 Current State of AM in Commercial Aerospace

2.3 Opportunities for Aerospace 3D Printing in Non-Commercial Markets

2.4 Extracting Value from Additive Manufacturing in Non-Commercial Applications

2.5 Review of Market Forecast Data for 3D Printing in Aerospace

Chapter Three: Review of 3D Printing in Automotive 2015

3.1 Automotive 3D Printing Adoption Model

3.2 Importance of 3D Printed Prototypes in Automotive Production Cycles

3.3 Advancing Use of 3D Printing in the Automotive Industry

3.4 Review of Market Forecast Data for 3D Printing in Automotive

Chapter Four: Review of 3D Printing in Medical and Dental Markets 2015

4.1 Introduction to Medical 3D Printing Markets

4.2 Understanding Key Users of Printed Medical Parts

4.3 The Power of 3D Print Enabled Technologies in Medical Applications

4.4 Review of Findings in Key Medical 3D Printing Application Areas

4.5 Introduction to 3D Printing in Dental Markets

4.6 Trends in Traditional Dentistry Affecting the Future of 3D Printed Dentistry

4.7 Importance of Geographic Factors in Development of 3D Printing Dental Markets

4.8 Review of Market Forecast Data for 3D Printing in Medical and Dental

Chapter Five: Review of 3D Printing in Jewelry 2015

5.1 Next Generation of 3D Printing in Jewelry: Direct Fabrication Via Powder Bed Fusion

5.2 Low Cost Printers to Significantly Effect Jewelry 3D Printing Market

5.3 Review of Review of Market Forecast Data for 3D Printing in Jewelry

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