Global 3D Scanning Market - By Devices (Optical Scanners, Structured Light Scanners, Laser Scanners), range (Short Range Scanners, Medium Range Scanners, Long Range Scanners), Solutions (Portable 3D Scanners, Portable Coordinate Measuring Machine), Services (Reverse Engineering, Rapid Prototyping, Quality Inspection, Face and Body Scanning), Industry, Geography, Trends, Forecast - (2017 - 2022)

Published - Jan 2017 | Category - Electronics & Semiconductor | No. of Pages - 135 | Published By - Mordor Intelligence

Report Highlights

The global 3D scanning market is estimated to be worth USD 3.4 billion in 2016 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 14.64% during the forecast period to reach USD 7.72 billion by 2022. 3D Scanning is a process which analyses three-dimensional attributes of real-world object or environment to collect data on its shape and appearance. It saves time and is cost effective way to produce quality output.

The market remains dominated by North America and Europe and these regions will continue to be the major market for 3D scanning solutions over the forecast period. However, rising income levels in emerging economies, increasing awareness towards advanced medical treatment and growth of entertainment industry in Asia Pacific; will generate significant global revenue by 2020, witnessing rapid growth making it one of the significant markets globally.

The developments and the initiatives taken by government globally in healthcare sector has also accelerated the growth in the sector and is expected to contribute significantly towards the adoption of 3D scanning technologies.

Global 3D scanning market has been segmented on the basis of devices, range, solutions, application, services, verticals and geography. As per different 3D Scanning devices, the market can be categorized into optical scanners, structured light scanners and laser scanners, while by operating range, there are short range scanners, medium range scanners and long range scanners.

Continuous advancement in 3D scanning technologies and wide adoption across various industry verticals such as aerospace and defense, healthcare, energy, entertainment, travel and transportation/logistics, the market will witness robust growth over the next five years.

Some of the market players mentioned in the report are:-

3D Systems, Autodesk, Inc, Creaform, FARO Technologies Inc, Maptek Pty Ltd., 3D Digital


Technological innovation, reducing prices of laser technology, growth of emerging economies and infrastructure industry expansion are some of the major drivers stimulating growth of this segment.


High Price of 3D Scanners and high implementation cost are some of the major challenge faced by Global 3D Scanning Market.

What the report offers

Market Definition for the specified topic along with identification of key drivers and restraints for the market.

Market analysis for the Global 3D Scanning Market, with region specific assessments.

Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities and identification of key companies which can influence the market on a global and regional scale.

Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their strategic initiatives and market shares.

Identification and analysis of the Macro and Micro factors that affect the Global 3D Scanning Market on both global and regional scale.

A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.


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