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Metal AM Entering Pivotal Year as Revenues from Metal Powders and AM Systems Topped $950M in 2016

The latest edition of SmarTech Publishing’s industry-leading metal AM market research report Additive Manufacturing with Metal Powders 2017 reveals that the primary market for metal additive manufacturing, encompassing metal additive manufacturing (AM) systems and metal powder materials, exceeded $950M in 2016. Over the next decade, SmarTech Publishing’s proprietary market models show …

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With Concept Laser Expansion GE Is Laying the Foundations for the European AM Industry of Tomorrow

Less than three months after acquiring controlling ownership of Concept Laser GmbH of Germany, GE is moving quickly to transform the pioneering additive manufacturing firm by expanding its headquarters, growing its employee base and support teams, and investing in next-generation additive equipment and materials. As Concept Laser grows so do …

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PEEK and PEKK Expected to Become the Most Profitable Segment in AM of Advanced Thermoplastics 

In the latest Opportunities in Polymer and Plastic 3D Printing – 2017: An Opportunity Analysis and Ten-Year Forecast report, SmarTech Publishing focuses on the material category of “advanced thermoplastics” which are primarily those in the polyaryletherketone (PAEK) family, including PEEK and PEKK. This category also includes the polyetherimide family (ULTEM) …

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Annual Revenues from Jewelry 3D Printing to Top $900 Million in 2026

According to a new 150-page report from SmarTech Publishing, the market for 3D printers, materials, software and services used by the jewelry industry will exceed $900 million by 2026. This report, “3D Printing Opportunities in the Jewelry Industry – 2017: An Opportunity Analysis and Ten-Year Forecast” is based on SmarTech …

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SmarTech Publishing See Revenues from Polymers for 3D Printing Reach $3.2 Billion by 2022

In the new 150-page report “Opportunities in Polymer and Plastic 3D Printing – 2017: An Opportunity Analysis And Ten-Year Forecast”, SmarTech Publishing examines the opportunities in 3D-printed polymers. The study projects this market will reach $3.2 billion by 2022, with 750 million cubic inches of plastic parts being printed. In …

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