Data analytics research by AStockTip.com; suggests the 3D printing market, known as additive manufacturing will achieve $21 Billion in revenue by 2022. Companies like ST Engineering use 3D printing now to manufacture unmanned autonomous vehicles (UAV).
The beauty of 3D print manufacturing is that we go from production to consumption in a single step, thus skipping the costly transportation of goods, delivery and retail channel. Additive manufacturing i.e. 3D printing literally puts the power of manufacturing in the consumers hands for many products, tools and medical equipment like hearing aides.
3D printing also provides excellent customization tools; customers use mobile apps to set specifications of production orders with unique features and identity characteristics.