The global 3D printing powder market size reached US$ 1,184.70 Million in 2022. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 4,326.20 Million by 2028, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 23.92% during 2023-2028. The rapid expansion of the automotive industry, increasing product application in the aerospace industry, and the introduction of bio-based powder represent some of the key factors driving the market.
|Market Size in 2022
||US$ 1,184.70 Million
|Market Forecast in 2028
||US$ 4,326.20 Million
|Market Growth Rate (2023-2028)
Three-dimensional (3D) printing powder refers to a substance used in additive manufacturing processes to create 3D objects. It is commercially produced from steel, aluminum, titanium, alloys, plastics, ceramics, and composite materials. 3D printing powder is widely used to manufacture structural parts, turbine blades, engine components, suspension parts, hearing aids, sporting equipment, implants, toys, home appliances, and decorative elements. It offers high strength, excellent durability, good biocompatibility, and resistance to wear and tear, corrosion, and moisture. 3D printing powder aids in minimizing production costs, saving time, reducing wastage, increasing efficiency, and promoting sustainability. It also provides design flexibility and allows product customization to meet specific requirements. As a result, 3D printing powder finds extensive applications across the defense, aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer electronics, manufacturing, and construction industries.
3D Printing Powder Market Trends:
The rapid expansion of the automotive industry is one of the primary factors providing a thrust to the market growth. 3D printing powder is widely used to produce complex, lightweight, and durable automotive parts, such as pistons, valves, cylinder heads, exhaust systems, calipers, rotors, headlamp housing, taillight covers, intake manifolds, dashboard panels, door handles, and trim pieces. In addition to this, the widespread product utilization in electric vehicles (EVs) manufacturing to produce battery housing, cooling plates, motor components, and other lightweight parts is acting as another growth-inducing factor. Furthermore, the increasing product application in the aerospace industry to produce turbine blades, fuel nozzles, structural components, solar panel frames, heat shields, cabin vents, air ducts, and replacement parts are providing an impetus to the market growth. Additionally, the introduction of bio-based powder, which is cost-effective, safe, eco-friendly, and produced from corn starch, sugarcane, and cellulose, is positively influencing the market growth. Besides this, the implementation of favorable government policies to promote the adoption of additive manufacturing across industries and support research and development (R&D) activities in 3D printing is favoring the market growth. Moreover, the rising product adoption in the healthcare industry to produce customized prosthetics, hip and knee replacements, dental implants, hearing aids, and various surgical tools, such as forceps, clamps, and scissors, is supporting the market growth. Other factors, including rapid industrialization activities, increasing investments in the development of advanced products, and the growing emphasis on sustainable manufacturing practices, are anticipated to drive the market growth.
Key Market Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each segment of the global 3D printing powder market report, along with forecasts at the global, regional, and country levels for 2023-2028. Our report has categorized the market based on type, form, and industry vertical.
- Metal Powder
- Plastic Powder
- Ceramic Powder
The report has provided a detailed breakup and analysis of the 3D printing powder market based on the type. This includes metal, plastic, ceramic, and other powders. According to the report, metal powder represented the largest segment.
A detailed breakup and analysis of the 3D printing powder market based on the form has also been provided in the report. This includes powder and filament.
Industry Vertical Insights:
- Aerospace Defense
- Medical Dental
A detailed breakup and analysis of the 3D printing powder market based on the industry vertical has also been provided in the report. This includes aerospace defense, automotive, medical dental, construction, and others. According to the report, aerospace defense accounted for the largest market share.
- North America
- United Kingdom
- Asia Pacific
- South Korea
- Latin America
- Middle East and Africa
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of all the major regional markets, which include North America (the United States and Canada); Europe (Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and others); Asia Pacific (China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, and others); Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and others); and the Middle East and Africa. According to the report, Asia Pacific was the largest market for 3D printing powder. Some of the factors driving the Asia Pacific 3D printing powder market included rapid industrialization activities, favorable government policies, and significant technological advancements.
The report has also provided a comprehensive analysis of the competitive landscape in the global 3D printing powder market. Competitive analysis such as market structure, market share by key players, player positioning, top winning strategies, competitive dashboard, and company evaluation quadrant has been covered in the report. Also, detailed profiles of all major companies have been provided. Some of the companies covered include Advanced Powders and Coatings Inc., Arkema S.A, Carpenter Technology Corporation, Evonik Industries AG, GKN plc, Höganäs AB, Metalysis Ltd, Sandvik AB, Optomec Inc, etc. Kindly note that this only represents a partial list of companies, and the complete list has been provided in the report.
3D Printing Powder Market Report Scope:
|Base Year of the Analysis
| Historical Period
|Scope of the Report
||Exploration of Historical and Forecast Trends, Industry Catalysts and Challenges, Segment-Wise Historical and Predictive Market Assessment:
- Industry Vertical
||Metal Powder, Plastic Powder, Ceramic Powder, Others
|Industry Verticals Covered
||Aerospace Defense, Automotive, Medical Dental, Construction, Others
||Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
||United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
||Advanced Powders and Coatings Inc., Arkema S.A, Carpenter Technology Corporation, Evonik Industries AG, GKN plc, Höganäs AB, Metalysis Ltd, Sandvik AB, Optomec Inc, etc.
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Key Questions Answered in This Report:
- How has the global 3D printing powder market performed so far, and how will it perform in the coming years?
- What are the drivers, restraints, and opportunities in the global 3D printing powder market?
- What is the impact of each driver, restraint, and opportunity on the global 3D printing powder market?
- What are the key regional markets?
- Which countries represent the most attractive 3D printing powder market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the type?
- Which is the most attractive type in the 3D printing powder market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on the form?
- Which is the most attractive form in the 3D printing powder market?
- What is the breakup of the market based on industry vertical?
- Which is the most attractive industry vertical in the 3D printing powder market?
- What is the competitive structure of the global 3D printing powder market?
- Who are the key players/companies in the global 3D printing powder market?
Key Benefits for Stakeholders:
- IMARC’s report offers a comprehensive quantitative analysis of various market segments, historical and current market trends, market forecasts, and dynamics of the 3D printing powder market from 2017-2028.
- The research study provides the latest information on the market drivers, challenges, and opportunities in the global 3D printing powder market.
- The study maps the leading, as well as the fastest-growing, regional markets. It further enables stakeholders to identify the key country-level markets within each region.
- Porter's five forces analysis assist stakeholders in assessing the impact of new entrants, competitive rivalry, supplier power, buyer power, and the threat of substitution. It helps stakeholders to analyze the level of competition within the 3D printing powder industry and its attractiveness.
- Competitive landscape allows stakeholders to understand their competitive environment and provides an insight into the current positions of key players in the market.