Global Additive Manufacturing Market (2012 - 2017) - By Application [Medical Devices, Automotives, & Aerospace] & Technology [3D Printing, Laser Sintering, Stereolithography, Fused Deposition Modeling, Electron Beam Melting, & Tissue Engineering]
In this report, we are mainly focusing on medical applications of additive manufacturing. Within the medical industry, additive manufacturing is used in making end-products such as surgical equipments, prosthetics & implants, and scaffolds. The market is growing due to the rising incidence of surgeries, coupled with increasing awareness and advances in technology. Surgical equipments account for the largest share in this market due to their wide applicability.
Europe dominates the additive manufacturing for medical devices market in 2012, followed by North America. However, adoption of novel additive manufacturing technologies in the medical field is gaining momentum at a fast pace in emerging nations due to growing educational and awareness efforts of industry players among physicians and patients. Moreover, increasing healthcare expenditure, growing income levels, low cost of manufacturing, rapid product development, growing surgical procedures in lieu with medical tourism, and lesser competition than mature countries, have amplified interest of market players in emerging markets.
The key players in this market are 3D Systems Corporation (U.S.), 3T RPD (U.K.), Arcam AB ( Sweden), Biomedical Modeling, Inc. (U.S.), Envisiontec GmbH ( Germany), EOS GmbH Electro Optical Systems ( Germany), Fcubic AB ( Sweden), GPI Prototype and Manufacturing Services, Inc. (U.S.), Greatbatch, Inc. (U.S.), Layerwise NV ( Belgium), Limacorporate SPA ( Italy), Materialise NV ( Belgium), Medical Modeling, Inc. (U.S.), and others.
Scope of the ReportThis research report categorizes the global additive manufacturing market into the following: Global additive manufacturing market, by industry AutomotivesConsumer productsBusiness machinesMedicalAcademicAerospaceGovernment/militaryOthersGlobal additive manufacturing market, by materials Homogeneous materials Polymers Metals Natural materials Ceramics Heterogeneous materials Polymeric matrix Metallic matrix Ceramic matrix Multiple materials Global additive manufacturing for medical devices market
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