Global 3D Scanning Market Report 2013-2018

Global 3D Scanning Market Report 2013-2018

Devices, Range, Solutions, Services

Dublin, Oct. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets
( has announced
the addition of the "Global 3D Scanning Market Report 2013-2018: Devices,
Range, Solutions, Services" report to their offering.

The global 3D scanning market is expected to grow from $2.06 billion in 2013
to $4.08 billion by 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 14.6% from 2013 to 2018.

APAC is estimated to project a large share of the overall 3D scanning market
in 2013 at $538.5 million; and is expected to reach $1,087.3 million by 2018,
at a CAGR of 15.1% from 2013 to 2018. Latin America is expected to grow at a
CAGR of 23.2% from 2013 to 2018. The Latin American market will increase from
$257.9 million in 2013 to $732.5 million by 2018.

3D technology has a wide portfolio of applications. As well as uses in
automotive and transportation industries, it contributes to aerospace and
defense via its use in reverse engineering, quality inspection and prototyping
amongst others. 3D scanning is useful in making a dummy part or prototype in
the manufacturing industry, auto industry, or any other mechanical related
industry. Quality control/quality inspection is the popular application and
service in these industries.

3D scanning is being used in various applications (cultural heritage, quality
control and others) and services (reverse engineering, inspection and others)
in numerous industries. There are many potential applications that need
real-time imaging and the ability to penetrate into it. 3D scanning is driven
by the fact that it provides information with a three dimensional depth. 3D
scanning is also adopted by the medical industry for surgical applications,
diagnosis via MRI, CT scan and others. 3D scanning is also widely used in
dentistry. With the potential of delivering three dimensional results and
diverse-vertical application, the 3D scanning market is growing and it is
expected to be adopted at a very high rate and by almost every industry in the
near future. Growth in economy and infrastructure expansion is driving the 3D
scanning market in various countries.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 3D Scanning: Marketecosystem And Dynamics

4 3D Scanning: Market Size And Forecast By Devices

5 3D Scanning: Market Size And Forecast By Applications And Services

6 3D Scanning: Market Size And Forecast By Verticals

7 3D Scanning: Market Size And Forecast By Regions

8 3D Scanning: Market Analysis, Trends And Insights

9 3D Scanning: Competitive Landscape

10 Company Profiles - Overview, Products & Services, Financials, SWOT Analysis
And Strategy & Analyst Insights

  o3D Digital
  o3D Systems
  oCognitens (Hexagon Metrology)
  oDirect Dimensions
  oFaro Technologies
  oKonica Minolta
  oTopcon Corporation

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