Revolutionizing Industries: 3D Printing Materials Market Set to Surge to US$ 6.6 Billion by 2033

3D Printing Materials Market

The market for 3D printing materials is anticipated to reach an estimated value of US$ 6.6 billion by 2033, up from US$ 1.8 billion in 2023, and grow at a compound annual growth rate of 14.2% between 2023 and 2033.

During the projection period, it is expected that the market for 3D printing materials will grow at an astounding 14.2% CAGR. Worldwide sales of 3D printers are being driven by the quick uptake of technologically superior production equipment across numerous industries, which is anticipated to expand the market in the upcoming years.

Raw materials used for 3D printing include plastics, ABS, PLA, metals & powders, carbon fibers, and resins. The market is being supported by the growing trend of using 3D printers to produce a range of small and large products.

Request a Sample of this Report:

Additionally, the market is anticipated to develop as 3D printing is increasingly used in the building and construction industry. Additionally, it is projected that the rise of the automotive, aerospace, electronics, and medical industries will continue to be a major growth driver of the global market for 3D printing materials.

North America is anticipated to continue to be a lucrative region in the global market for 3D printing materials, according to FMI. The rapid commercialization of cutting-edge technology like 3D printing across a variety of businesses in the area is responsible for the growth.

Key Takeaways:

  • By material type, sales in the metal segment are forecast to grow at a 14.9% CAGR over the assessment period.
  • Based on form, demand for powder 3D printing materials is projected to increase at a 13.5% CAGR through 2031.
  • In terms of applications, sales in the automotive sector are forecast to gain traction at a 13.6% CAGR over the forecast period.
  • The U.S. will emerge as a lucrative pocket in the North American 3D printing materials market.
  • Sales in the China 3D printing materials market are projected to increase at a 15.2% CAGR through 2031.

Competition Landscape

Key market participants in the global 3D printing materials market elaborated in the report include Covestro AG, Arkema S.A., Sandvik A.B., Evonik Industries A.G., EOS GmbH Electro Optical Systems, Ultimaker B.V., Hoganas AB, The EXONE Company, General Electrics, 3D Systems Corporation, Materialise NV, STRATASYS LTD, and MARKFORGED Inc.

Key market participants are focusing on the development of innovative 3D printing products to improve their product portfolios. Besides this, players are also investing in mergers, acquisitions, and collaborations to expand their global presence.

For instance:

  • In April 2021, Sandvik and its subsidiary BEAMIT Group announced a new capacity for additive manufacturing components in super-duplex stainless steel, an alloy that combines mechanical strength with extremely high corrosion resistance.

Request for Methodology:

3D printing materials Market By Category

By Material Type:

  • Plastics
  • Metals
  • Ceramics
  • Others

By Form:

  • Filament
  • Powder
  • Liquid

By Application:

  • Electronics & Consumers
  • Automotive
  • Medical
  • Industrial
  • Education
  • Aerospace
  • Others


Sudip Saha is the managing director and co-founder at Future Market Insights, an award-winning market research and consulting firm. Sudip is committed to shaping the market research industry with credible solutions and constantly makes a buzz in the media with his thought leadership. His vast experience in market research and project management a consumer electronics will likely remain the leading end-use sector cross verticals in APAC, EMEA, and the Americas reflects his growth-oriented approach to clients.

He is a strong believer and proponent of innovation-based solutions, emphasizing customized solutions to meet one client’s requirements at a time. His foresightedness and visionary approach recently got him recognized as the ‘Global Icon in Business Consulting’ at the ET Inspiring Leaders Awards 2022.

About Future Market Insights (FMI)

Future Market Insights, Inc. (ESOMAR certified, recipient of the Stevie Award, and a member of the Greater New York Chamber of Commerce) offers profound insights into the driving factors that are boosting demand in the market. FMI stands as the leading global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, consulting, and events for the Packaging, Food and Beverage, Consumer Technology, Healthcare, Industrial, and Chemicals markets. With a vast team of over 400 analysts worldwide, FMI provides global, regional, and local expertise on diverse domains and industry trends across more than 110 countries.

Contact Us:      

Nandini Singh Sawlani 

Future Market Insights Inc.
Christiana Corporate, 200 Continental Drive,
Suite 401, Newark, Delaware – 19713, USA
T: +1-845-579-5705
For Sales Enquiries:
LinkedInTwitterBlogs | YouTube

Matched content

Editor’s pick

Express Press Release Distribution