Global Shipments of 3D Printers

Proof Point

Global 3D printer shipments forecasted to double every year from 2015 up to 2019

Global Shipments of 3D Printers

2013 – 2019F (millions)

Proof Point Findings

  • 3D Printers – Devices which use additive techniques to create physical objects from digital models
  • Exploding Demand – 3D printer shipments expected to grow exponentially at 112% annually, from 100,000 units in 2013 to 5.5 million in 2019
  • Key Drivers – Include rapid innovations in quality and performance, lower costs, and printing material advances driving adoption of 3D printers in both consumer and enterprise markets



Industrial Manufacturing, Information Technology


Date Last Updated

October 20, 2016

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