The 3D Printing Plastics Market - Forecasts from 2019 to 2024 is an exhaustive study that presents the key market trends through various chapters focusing on different aspects of the market. The study provides a detailed market overview through the market dynamics sections which detail key market, drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the current market. The report analyzes key opportunity regional markets, and the current technology penetration through lifecycle analysis. The report also analyzes the market through comprehensive market segmentation by type, by form, by end-user and geography.
The 3D printing plastics market has been segemented by type, form, end-user, and geography. Based on type the market has been segmented into PLA, PET, ABS, and others. By from the market is segmented as filament, powder, and liquid. By end-user, the market has been classified into healthcare, automotive, aerospace and defense, and others.
Regional analysis has been provided with detailed analysis and forecast for the period 2018 to 2024. The global market has been broken down into North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific regions. The report also analyzes these regions with thorough analysis and forecast along with prevailing market trends and opportunities which each of these regions present for the market players.
The healthcare segment is projected to hold a substantial share for the year 2018 owing to rising use of 3D printed medical devices, equipment, and implants coupled with a significant increase in demand for them. However, the environmental concerns regarding the use of plastics are considered as one of the major factors which may hamper the growth of the market during the forecast period. furthermore, rising adoption of 3D printing in the consumer electronics industry on account of reduced lead times offered by the 3D printing technique is further anticipated to boost the demand for plastic 3D printing materials during the coming years thus fueling the market growth.
Geographically, North America is estimated to hold a substantial share in the market owing to rising healthcare sector and a significant increase in the healthcare expenditure. Moreover, the Asia Pacific region is projected to grow at a good CAGR owing to booming automotive and manufacturing industry in the major emerging countries such as India and China.
Major players in the 3D printing plastics market have been covered along with their relative competitive position and strategies. The report also mentions recent deals and investments of different market players over the last year. The company profiles section details the business overview, financial performance for the past three years, key products and services being offered along with the recent developments of these important players in the 3D printing plastics market.
The 3D printing plastics market has been analyzed through the following segments:
Aerospace and Defence
Middle East and Africa
1.1. Market Overview
1.2. Market Definition
1.3. Scope Of The Study
1.6. Base, And Forecast Years Timeline
2. Research Methodology
2.1. Research Design
2.2. Secondary Sources
3. Executive Summary
4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Market Segmentation
4.2. Market Drivers
4.3. Market Restraints
4.4. Market Opportunities
4.5. Porter's Five Forces Analysis
4.5.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.5.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.5.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.5.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.5.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
4.6. Life Cycle Analysis - Regional Snapshot
4.7. Market Attractiveness
5. 3D Printing Plastics Market By Type
6. 3D Printing Plastics Market By Form
7. 3D Printing Plastics Market By End-User
7.3. Aerospace And Defence
8. 3D Printing Plastics Market By Geography
8.1. North America
8.2. South America
8.4. Middle East And Africa
8.5. Asia Pacific
9. Competitive Intelligence
9.1. Competitive Benchmarking and Analysis
9.2. Recent Investments And Deals
9.3. Strategies of Key Players
10. Company Profiles
10.1. Stratasys Ltd.
10.2. 3D Systems, Inc.
10.3. EOS Gmbh Electro Optical Systems
10.4. Envisiontec, Inc.
10.6. RapidMade, Inc.
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The first phase of the research process is the identification of key industry leaders, experts, decision-makers and C-level executives and then conducting interviews and surveys to gain vital insights about the market. Simultaneously, extensive secondary research is done, and key secondary data is collected as part of this process. This secondary data is collected from various databases, industry journals, whitepapers, company annual reports, research publications, and other paid data sources and relevant literature. Company profiles which include strategies, new product developments, recent investments, major products and services, financials and business plans are sourced from the annual reports, SEC filings, industry associations to preserve the quality of the information being displayed. The findings from both the primary and the secondary research process combined go under further processing for market breakdown and forecasting.
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