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Dec 2017 - Market Forecast - Doc # US43196717

U.S. 3D Printing Services Forecast, 2017–2021

By: Tim GreeneResearch Director, Hardcopy Solutions

Table of Contents

List of Attachments

IDC Market Forecast Figure

Figure: U.S. 3D Printing Services Revenue Snapshot

Executive Summary

Advice for Technology Suppliers

Market Forecast

Total Services Market

Table: U.S. 3D Printing Services Revenue by Segment, 2014–2021 ($M)

Warranty and Maintenance Services

On-Demand Parts

Software Services

Market Context

Drivers and Inhibitors


Expanding Installed Base Fuels Service Opportunity

Adoption of 3D Printing by Traditional Prototyping Companies


Taking 3D Printing In-House

Significant Market Developments

Factory 4.0

Struggles at the Top

Production Solutions

Changes from Prior Forecast

Market Definition


Related Research


Related Links