Our in-depth analysis of the global programmable materials market includes the following segments:
By Product Type
Geographically, the market is segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and the Middle East & Africa region. The North America market is predicted to grow at the highest CAGR over the forecast period due to the initialization of 4D technology, mainly in the United States, and the increasing focus on the developments in the technology. The continent is progressively investing in research & development, and scientists are concentrating on developing 4D material that has the capability to adapt to different environmental conditions. According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, the healthcare spending of the United States is higher than that of other countries, as a percentage of GDP. 4D scanners can be used in healthcare to develop 4-D models for human body parts, which can then be used for designing prosthetics. Moreover, in the upcoming years, Asia-Pacific and Europe are also expected to have a noteworthy contribution to the programmable materials market.
The global programmable materials market is further classified on the basis of region as follows:
In 2023, market players might incur losses due to huge gap in currency translation followed by contracting revenues, shrinking profit margins & cost pressure on logistics and supply chain.
Controlling Inflation has become the first priority for global economies from last quarter of 2022 and to be followed in 2023. With skewed economic situations, rise in interest rate by governments to control spending and inflation, spiked oil and gas prices, high inflation, geo-political issues including U.S. & China trade war, Russia-Ukraine conflict to intensify the global economic issues.
The interest rates in the U.S. may be less sensitive in 2023 as compared to 2022; sigh of relief for businesses. Positive business sentiments, healthy business balance sheets, growth in construction spending (private construction value in 2022 stood at $1,429.2 billion, 11.7 percent (±1.0 percent) above the $1,279.5 billion spent in 2021, Residential construction in 2022 was $899.1 billion, up by 13.3 percent (±2.1 percent) from $793.7 billion in 2021, non-residential construction touched $530.1 billion, 9.1 percent (±1.0 percent) above the $485.8 billion in 2021.) showcases minimal impact of recession in the country.
Similarly, spiked spending in the European and major Asia economics including, India, China & Japan to showcase less impact on the global demand.
Author Credits: Abhishek Verma, Hetal Singh
Ans: The rise in research and development activities in the field of 4D printing and nanotechnology are driving the market.
Ans: The market is anticipated to attain a significant CAGR over the forecast period, i.e., 2021-2029.
Ans: High initial cost of 4D printers is the major challenge affecting the market growth.
Ans: The market in North America region will provide ample growth opportunities owing to the increasing investments, and pioneering in the 3D technology.
Ans: The major players dominating the Programmable Materials market are Autodesk Inc., Hewlett-Packard Inc., Stratasys Ltd., CT Core Technologie Group, EnvisionTec Inc., among others.
Ans: The company profiles are selected on the basis of revenues generated from the product segment, geographical presence of the company which determine the revenue generating capacity as well as the new products being launched into the market by the company.
Ans: The market is segmented by product type, end-user and region.
Ans: With respect to application, the military and defence segment is anticipated to hold the largest market share owing to increasing demand of programmable self-healing materials.