3D printers - worldwide unit shipments 2015-2020

This statistic shows the worldwide unit shipments of 3D printers in 2015 and 2016, and presents a forecast for 3D printer shipments through 2020. An estimated 6.7 million units of 3D printers are forecast to be shipped globally in 2018.

Global unit shipments of 3D printers from 2015 to 2020*

Unit shipments
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Release date

October 2016



Survey time period

2015 to 2014

Supplementary notes

* The 2020 figure is a projection; information for 2015 and 2016 is actual figures.

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