By DE Editors
According to an industry briefing from Wohlers Associates, the demand for additive-manufacturing (AM) technology continues to grow, though at a slower rate than previous years.
“The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of revenues produced by all products and services over this period is 26.4%,” according to the report. “The CAGR slowed to 3.3% over the past three years, with 2009 being the slowest in many years, by far.”
View a CAGR chart here.
The research firm says the 3D printer market segment grew by nearly 18% in unit sales, but lost revenues.
For more information, visit Wohlers Associates. The company has published a 250-page study that focuses on the advances in additive manufacturing worldwide.
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.