United Kingdom 3D Printing Market: Poised for Remarkable Growth by 2028 - Driven by Technological Advances and Increased Adoption in Health and Automotive Sectors

Dublin, Jan. 23, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "United Kingdom 3D Printing Market Size & Share Analysis - Growth Trends & Forecasts (2023 - 2028)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

As the United Kingdom paves its way forward in the realm of industrial innovation, the 3D printing market is witnessing a pivotal transformation. According to the latest market analysis, the UK's 3D printing industry is projected to experience a substantial surge in market value, presenting a shift from a valuation of USD 0.59 billion in 2023 to an impressive USD 1.03 billion by the year 2028. This marks a growth trend with a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11.70% during the forecast period.

Key Market Dynamics: The 3D printing market's exponential growth in the UK is underpinned by several significant factors. A notable shift from prototype development to actual production of functional components, coupled with advantages over traditional manufacturing, such as cost-effectiveness in low-volume production and waste reduction, are fueling this industry's evolution. In the industrial context, there is a burgeoning demand for industrial-grade 3D printers which is transforming traditional manufacturing processes. Innovations in the automotive industry, as illustrated by leading brands like Audi, indicate a compelling trend where 3D printing is vital in the production of tools, fixtures, and end-use parts. With a wide range of robust, industrial-grade options available, such as those provided by Stratasys, 3D printing is bestowing benefits like cost reduction, speed, and adaptability across various market sectors.

Noteworthy Developments in the Healthcare Sector

  • 3D printing is significantly impacting the healthcare sector, with its applications broadening to include tissue engineering, custom prosthetics, and personalized medicine. The UK's healthcare expenditure, which stood around USD 290 billion last year, reveals the growing potential of 3D printing technology in transforming patient care.
  • Collaborations between hospitals and tech firms are spearheading the development of onsite 3D printing labs to enhance surgical procedures and patient-specific care. These collaborations aim to harness 3D printing's design versatility, optimizing medical implants to expedite recovery and suit personal anatomies.
  • Initiatives such as the University of Bath and the University of Bristol's groundbreaking research leveraging ultrasound for 3D bioprinting are forecasted to spearhead new opportunities within the medical field.


Such advancements suggest a notable fidelity of the healthcare industry towards adopting 3D printing technology, thereby driving the market forward. Competitive Landscape: Despite stringent competition, industry giants like Renishaw PLC and EOS GmbH retain a robust stance in the market. Strategic alliances and innovations are instrumental in expanding the companies' global footprints. Fieldmade AS's partnership with Mark3D UK, and Anisoprint's MOU with Nanoracks Space Outpost Europe exemplify strategic developments aimed at forging new paths in both terrestrial and extraterrestrial domains.

  • The changing landscape of the 3D printing industry reflects the dynamic nature of technological advancement.
  • Strategic collaborations and initiatives by key players are set to augment market development and expansion.
  • The integration of 3D printing across diverse sectors including automotive, industrial manufacturing, and healthcare is poised to generate significant economic benefits.

As the industry continues to advance, the UK 3D printing market is set to redefine narratives in manufacturing and healthcare, making a substantial socio-economic impact. The detailed market analysis captures the essence of market dynamics, competitive strategies, and future prospects, mapping out the trajectory of this burgeoning industry.

A selection of companies mentioned in this report includes

  • Renishaw PLC ​
  • Stratasys Limited ​
  • EOS GmbH​
  • Materialise NV​
  • AnisoPrint​
  • Nexa 3D Inc. ​
  • Protolabs​
  • HP Development Company LP
  • GE Additives​

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/r/qfkh4d

About ResearchAndMarkets.com
ResearchAndMarkets.com is the world's leading source for international market research reports and market data. We provide you with the latest data on international and regional markets, key industries, the top companies, new products and the latest trends.


United Kingdom 3d Printing Market Number Of Private Sector Businesses By Sector United Kingdom 2022

Contact Data