rich mccomas3D Printing Market Research

Rich McComas is the Executive Research Director at Cellular 3D, an Industry Analyst and Opinion Leader who has written, researched and covered the consumer and professional medical device industry for more than 20 years.  Rich heads up all healthcare market and technology research projects at Cellular 3D, personally overseeing a number of dental and medical initiatives.  Rich believes that 3D printing can help make a variety of dental devices more accessible to patients and practitioners throughout the world.

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Wholers presented an updated 3D printing forecast in August 2014 which represented nearly a doubling compared to their 2013 forecast.  According to Wohlers Report 2014, the worldwide 3D printing industry is now expected to grow from $3.07B in revenue in 2013 to $12.8B by 2018, and exceed $21B in worldwide revenue by 2020. Wohlers Report 2013 had forecast the industry would grow to become a $10.8B industry by 2021.

Motley Fool commenting on the report indicated that this could represent a major upside opportunity for investors in 3D printing stocks:

http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2014/09/09/why-3d-printing-stocks-could-have-a-tremendous-run.aspx