In recent years, 3D printing has significantly penetrated different industries — from manufacturing, to healthcare, to the the automotive industry. 3D printing is mostly beneficial in creating complex geometries, specifically customized parts that need to be adapted frequently in the manufacturing lifecycle. There is also a potential to share designs for domestic users.
We looked at the patent landscape of what is projected to be a US $ 32.78 billion industry in 2023, growing with a CAGR of 25.76%. The top patent owners and filers in our report include Xerox, Stratasys, Makerbot Industries, Velo3D, among others.