Common 3D printing materials 2017-2018

The statistic depicts the most common 3D printing materials used by respondents to 2017 and 2018 surveys. As of 2018, 65 percent of respondents said they were using plastics in their 3D printing.

Leading 3D printing materials in 2017 and 2018

20172018
Plastics88%65%
Metals28%36%
Resins35%29%
Multicolore/sandstone15%18%
Wax11%8%
Ceramics8%8%
Other4%-
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Sources

Release date

May 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2017 to 2018

Number of respondents

1,000 respondents

Method of interview

Online survey

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