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Current Development and Future Trends of 3D Printing Materials

出版商 MIC - Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute 商品編碼 294409
出版日期 內容資訊 英文 23 Pages
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全球3D印刷用材料市場:目前開發情形和今後的市場趨勢 Current Development and Future Trends of 3D Printing Materials
出版日期: 2014年01月27日 內容資訊: 英文 23 Pages



第1章 3D印刷技術的開發

  • 低成本的硬體設備、設備
  • 通用軟體、服務
  • 多樣的材料

第2章 3D印刷用材料的市場規模

第3章 3D印刷用材料市場目前開發情形

  • 塑膠材料
    • 聚乳酸(PLA)
    • 丙烯睛-丁二烯-苯乙烯塑膠(ABS)
    • 聚乙烯醇(PVA)
    • 鄰苯二甲酐(PA)
    • 其他的塑膠材料
  • 金屬材料
    • 跟金屬粉末和結合物質的混合
    • 熔點不同的各種金屬粉的混合
    • 合金粉
  • 其他材料
    • 木質纖維
    • 陶瓷
    • 石膏

第4章 正在開發的3D印刷用新素材

  • 液體金屬
  • 石墨烯
  • Carbomorph
  • 生物組織
    • 羥磷石灰
    • 水凝膠




Product Code: NARPT14012701

Acclaimed as the force to trigger the third industrial revolution, 3D printing has received worldwide attention. Vendors are developing a wide range of 3D printing technologies suitable for diverse applications. Recently, with several key patents expired, low-cost 3D printers have become available and therefore spurred the growth in SOHO 3D printing market and printing materials. This report profiles the current development and future trends of important 3D printing materials, with their properties and applications provided.

List of Topics

Overview of the current development of 3D printing technology and market volume review, touching on the impact of the availability low-cost 3D printers, comprehensive software and services, and a wide range of materials

Profiles of mainstream 3D printing materials, including plastic materials (PLA, ABS, PVA, PA, etc.), metal materials, and other materials (wood fiber, ceramics, sand, gypsum, and paper)

Highlights of emerging 3D printing materials, such as liquid metals, graphene, carbomorph, and biological tissue (hydroxyapatite and hydrogels), and their potential applications

Major trends observed in the development of 3D printing material market, including the popularity of 3D printers using FDM and SLA technologies as their patents expired, and the huge potential expected for the biological printing materials

Companies and organizations analyzed or mentioned in the report include:

  • American Graphite Technologies, Autodesk, Fenner Drives, Fraunhofer IGB, Google, Graphene 3D Labs Inc., Graphene Laboratories Inc., Liquidmetal Technologies Inc., Lomiko Metals, Materialise, North Carolina State University, Pinterest, Pitotech, Shapeways, Stratasys, Taulman, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Warwick, Voxeljet

Table of Contents

1. Development of 3D Printing Technologies

  • 1.1 Low-Cost Hardware Devices
  • 1.2 Comprehensive Software and Services
  • 1.3 Wide Range of Materials

2. 3D Printing Material Market Volume

3. Current Development of 3D Printing Materials

  • 3.1 Plastic Materials
    • 3.1.1 PLA
    • 3.1.2 ABS
    • 3.1.3 PVA
    • 3.1.4 PA
    • 3.1.5 Other Plastic Materials
  • 3.2 Metal Materials
    • 3.2.1 Mixing Metal Powder with Binding Substances
    • 3.2.2 Powder Mixture of Metals with Different Melting Temperatures
    • 3.2.3 Alloy Powder
  • 3.3 Other Materials
    • 3.3.1 Wood Fiber
    • 3.3.2 Ceramics
    • 3.3.3 Sand
    • 3.3.4 Gypsum
    • 3.3.5 Paper

4. New 3D Printing Materials under Development

  • 4.1 Liquid Metals
  • 4.2 Graphene
  • 4.3 Carbomorph
  • 4.4 Biological Tissue
    • 4.4.1 Hydroxyapatite
    • 4.4.2 Hydrogels

MIC Perspectives


List of Figures

  • Figure 1 3D Printing Material Market Volume, 2008 - 2012
  • Figure 2 3D Printed Objects in Photopolymer Resin
  • Figure 3 3D Printed Objects in Various Thermoplastics
  • Figure 4 3D Printed Objects in Metal Before/After Polishing
  • Figure 5 3D Printed Object in Wood Fiber
  • Figure 6 3D Printed Objects in Ceramic and Sand
  • Figure 7 3D Printed Objects in Gypsum, Sand, Paper
  • Figure 8 NCSU's Printed Objects in Liquid Metal
  • Figure 9 Applications of Carbomorph Circuit
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