ResearchMoz

Current Development and Future Trends of 3D Printing Materials

Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute
Published Date » 2014-01-27
No. Of Pages » 23
 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. 
   
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 

Appendix 

List of Tables


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 

Upcoming Reports:

Poland: chicory roots market
By - Williams and Marshal Strategy
This report presents a comprehensive overview of the chicory roots market in Poland and its state as of January 2014. It provides detailed analysis of the industry, its dynamics and structure. The purpose of the report is to describe the state of the chicory roots market in Poland, to present actual and retrospective information about the volumes and dynamics of production, imports, exports and consumption, the characteristics of the market for the period 2008-2012 and to build a forecast for the market development until 2018. In the same way, the report presents an elaborate overview of...
Greece: market of natural or artificial abrasive powder or grain
By - Williams and Marshal Strategy
8-2012 and to build a forecast for the market development until 2018. In the same way, the report presents an elaborate overview of the main market participants, the price fluctuations, the growth and demand drivers of the market and the factors, influencing its development. Last but not least, the report presents a general overview of the economy of Greece in 2008-2012 and a forecast for its development in the medium term. The report on the natural or artificial abrasive powder or grain market in Greece includes: Analysis and dynamics of the economy of Greece; Forecast for the...
Poland: synthetic paints and varnishes market
By - Williams and Marshal Strategy
This report presents a comprehensive overview of the synthetic paints and varnishes market in Poland and its state as of January 2014. It provides detailed analysis of the industry, its dynamics and structure. The purpose of the report is to describe the state of the synthetic paints and varnishes market in Poland, to present actual and retrospective information about the volumes and dynamics of production, imports, exports and consumption, the characteristics of the market for the period 2008-2012 and to build a forecast for the market development until 2018. In the same way, the report...

Research Assistance

We will be happy to help you find what you need.
Please call us or write us:

866-997-4948 (Us-Canada Toll Free)
Tel: +1-518-618-1030
Email: sales@researchmoz.us
Select License type:

Share this report

Related News

Healthcare Industry is China is Likely to Boost Green GDP Growth
May 26, 2015  
Leading business analysts are vying on the healthcare industry in China to emerge as the engine of the alleged green GDP growth. Green GDP growth entails environmentally sustainable economic growth. China has been increasingly adopting strategies to ascertain green development of its economic sectors. Healthcare industry of the country shouldn’t be left far behind as well. Speaking about...
E-Learning Course to Facilitate Communication in the Healthcare Industry Launched
May 26, 2015  
We are living in a time when communication is getting highly digitized. Digital technology is evolving at a rapid pace, and now it has expanded its realms to the healthcare industry as well. Recently, Wolters Kluwer from Consortium of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (CAHO) in collaboration with the Baptist Hospital in Bangalore, India released a new e-learning course on communication in...
Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Registers Higher Percent of Inventions than Tech Globally
May 26, 2015  
Thomson Reuters’ analysis on global patents indicates that the life science industry is on the cusp of taking over the tech sector with regards to propelling global innovation.  With a significant increase in the number of patents applied for and granted in 2014, than in any other year of history, experts suggest that humans have never been more proactively inventing....
French Government Forced Supermarkets to Give Unsold Food to Charity
May 26, 2015  
The national assembly of France has vowed a campaign on the wastage of food in the nation by passing a law to stop supermarkets from obliterating unsold food. In spite of destroying food, the super market chains are now enforced to give away the old food to charities or find a way to use these foods somewhere else. The deputy chief of the Socialist Party said that it was shocking to...
Officials from UC Davis and Zhuhai Signed MoU to establish the World Food Center in China
May 26, 2015  
The World Food Center in China is set to be the central office for the co-ordination of R&D and training activities in the field of food safety for many of the Joint Research Centers of China and United States spread across the nation. A unit for the center is being developed in a recently created economic zone in Guangdong province of Zhuhai, a region famous for its economic vitality,...