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3D Printing and Its Growing Importance in the Asia-Pacific Manufacturing Industry

3D Printing and Its Growing Importance in the Asia-Pacific Manufacturing Industry

3D printing is a computer-driven additive manufacturing technology used for producing the final product from a digital model by laying down successive layers of material. 3D printing has become the most disruptive innovation to impact global supply chain and logistics by affecting manufacturing, inventory costs, and lead times. This report provides an in-depth analysis of the various market segments and sub-segments in Asia-Pacific, while focusing on the potential impact of 3D printing, as a transformative technology with wide ranging applications, on economy and lifestyle. The key topics covered in the report include market dynamics, evolution, and disruptive trends of 3D printing; market segmentation; and emerging technologies.


  • Executive Summary
    • Research Scope
    • Executive Summary—Key Findings
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2014-2020
    • Market Engineering Measurements
    • CEO's Perspective
    • Associated Multimedia
  • Market Overview
    • Market Overview—Definitions
    • Market Overview—Geographic Scope
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • Market Overview—Segmentation
    • Market Overview—Key Findings
    • Market Overview—Research & Development
    • Market Segmentation—By Printer Type
    • Market Segmentation—By Technology
    • Market Segmentation—By Vertical/Application
    • Market Distribution Channels
  • Drivers and Restraints
    • Market Drivers
    • Drivers Explained
    • Market Restraints
    • Restraints Explained
  • Industry Challenges
    • Market Dynamics—Benefits and Challenges of 3D Printing
    • Market Dynamics—Challenges of 3D Printing
  • Forecasts and Trends—3D Printing Market
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Market Engineering Measurements, APAC, 2015
    • Forecast Assumptions
      • Table Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Growth %, APAC, 2014–2019
    • Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Forecast by Region in APAC
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Revenue Forecast by Region, APAC, 2014-2020
    • Potential Opportunity for APAC
    • Revenue Forecast by Vertical Market
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Revenue Forecast by Vertical Market, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Growth Forecast by Vertical Market
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Growth Forecast by Vertical Market, APAC, 2015
    • Vertical Market Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Revenue Sector
      • Table 3D Printing Industry: Revenue Sector, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Units and Installed Base
      • Table 3D Printing Industry: Units & Installed Base, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Revenue Sector Forecast Discussion
    • Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
      • Table 3D Printing Industry: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Distribution Channel Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Market Share and Competitive Analysis
    • Competitive Analysis—Overview
    • Competitive Analysis—Market Share
    • Market Share Analysis
      • Table 3D Printing Market: Company Market Share Analysis of Top 5 Participants, APAC, 2015
    • Competitive Environment
    • Top Competitors (Key Players)
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment—Stratasys
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment—3D Systems
    • Competitive Factors and Assessment
    • 3D Printing—New Product Launches
    • 3D Printing—Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Product Segment Analysis
    • Desktop 3D Printing Segment—Key Findings
    • Desktop 3D Printing Segment—Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Desktop 3D Printing Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, APAC, 2015
    • Desktop 3D Printing Segment—Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast
      • Table Desktop 3D Printing Segment: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Desktop 3D Printing Segment—Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
      • Table Desktop 3D Printing Segment: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Industrial 3D Printers Segment—Key Findings
    • Industrial 3D Printers Segment—Industrial Engineering Measurements
      • Table Industrial 3D Printer Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, APAC, 2015
    • Industrial 3D Printers Segment—Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast
      • Table Industrial 3D Printing Segment: Unit Shipment and Revenue Forecast, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Industrial 3D Printers Segment—Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel
      • Table Industrial 3D Printing Segment: Percent Revenue Forecast by Distribution Channel, APAC, 2014–2020
    • Technology Discussion
    • Desktop vs Industrial 3D Printers
  • The Last Word
    • The Last Word—3 Big Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Market Engineering Methodology
    • Partial List of Companies Interviewed

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