Study on Cost of Metal Additive Manufacturing

A market study on the actual cost in metal AM.

Cost study make vs buy

Study content

  • Analysis of market cost of AM service suppliers

  • Development of detailed model of inhouse Additive Manufacturing cost

  • Comparison of make vs. buy cost based on real benchmark parts

  • Scenario development with 5-year forecast of metal AM cost

  • Evaluation of cost for 6 metal AM technologies: LB-PBF, EB-PBF, LMD, WAAM, Binder Jetting, Metal FDM