APAC 3D Scanning Market | Size, Share, Growth | 2023 - 2030

Asia Pacific 3D Scanning Market Analysis (2023 - 2030)

The market size of Asia Pacific 3D Scanning is expected to grow with a CAGR of 21.2% during the forecast period 2023 - 2030.

Recent Market Developments

  • On May 28, 2022, Shining 3D combined with TechMed 3D offering all-in-one hardware and software body scanning combination.
  • On June 23, 2022, Creaform launched a new 3D scanner MetraScan BLACK. MetraScan BLACK is outfitted to measure complicated parts and assembles them on the production floor for industries like automotive, heavy industry, and power generation. 
  • On February 23, 2022, Autodesk targets to regularize simulation for 3D printing with Fusion 360 Extension.




Market Size Available

2022 – 2030

Base Year


Forecast Period

2022 – 2030

Segments Covered

By Ofering Type, Scanning Range, Form Factor, Technology Type, Application, Vertical, and Country

Countries Covered

India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, and Rest of APAC


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Market Segmentation

The APAC 3D scanning market has been segmented and sub-segmented based on the Offering type, Scanning range, form factor, technology type, application, and vertical. 

APAC 3D Scanning - By Offering

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Service

By offering, the hardware segment accounts to hold for the largest market share owing to the growing demand for components for 3D scanners along with rising technological advancements for imaging and printing solutions. 

The 3D scanning services market is expected to grow with the highest CAGR rate throughout the forecast period. Factors driving the services segment include process stability, decreased measurement uncertainty, and manufacturing companies outsource their 3D metrology measurement and inspection work to service providers to gain short measuring times. 

APAC 3D Scanning- By Scanning Range

  • Short Range
  • Medium Range
  • Long Range

Short-range 3D scanners hold the largest share in the market owing to less price and portable scanning device availability. The growing awareness regarding different applications like product designing, modeling, and material inspection.

The medium range is prepared to exhibit plentiful growth in the timeline period. Medium range products range varies between 1 to 300 meters and finds several applications in heritage, civil engineering, and more.

APAC 3D Scanning - By Technology

  • Laser Scanner
  • Structured Light Scanner
  • Optical Scanner
  • Machine Vision Devices
  • White Light Scanning Devices
  • Photogrammetry Devices
  • 3D Ct Or Mri Scanners
  • Theodolite Devices
  • Coordinate Measuring Machines
  • 3d Ultrasound And Sonar
  • Others

Laser scanner technology is projected to grow with the largest growth rate during the timeline period. Analyzing and mapping underground areas has become significant and mine survey teams are experiencing some clients asking for laser-scanning services.

APAC 3D Scanning - By Type

  • Tripod Mounted
  • Fixed CMM Based
  • Portable CMM Based
  • Desktop

The fixed CMM based 3D scanning segment is dominating the market with the highest share. 3D scanners support to seize the complete object at different angles at a fixed location augmenting the market growth. 

The portable CMM based segment is anticipated to have flourishing growth as scanners are adaptable and mouldable compared to fixed 3D scanners. Scanners capture objects in various sizes in three dimensions. 

APAC 3D Scanning- By Application

  • Reverse Engineering
  • Quality Control & Inspection
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Digital Preservation And Archiving
  • Augmented And Virtual Reality
  • Computer Graphics
  • Crime Scene And Forensic Investigation
  • Advanced Surfacing
  • Structural Deformation And Volumetric Analysis
  • Packaging
  • Topographical Surveys
  • Plant Layouts
  • Non-destructive Testing
  • Security
  • Others

By application, quality control, and inspection is scheduled to hold the largest share due to growing knowledge about the advanced medical treatment and demand to capture a huge volume of 3D data for analysis.

APAC 3D Scanning By End-User

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Marine
  • Medical
  • Automotive
  • Education
  • Architecture
  • Oil & Gas
  • Multimedia & Entertainment
  • Law Enforcement
  • Consumer Products
  • Jewelry
  • Art & Design
  • Archaeology & Culture
  • Construction
  • Others

By end-user, automotive 3D scanning systems are experiencing the largest share due to the manufacturers and suppliers of automobiles use 3D scanners for productivity enhancement. 
The healthcare segment is expected to gain significant growth in the upcoming years owing to the increasing integration of technology in numerous healthcare applications. 

Regional Analysis

The Asia-Pacific region is divided into China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, and the Rest of Asia-Pacific. Asia-Pacific is the quickest growing region in the 3D scanning market due to the growing healthcare infrastructure. Also, the rising production and sales of automobile and industrial development surge the 3D Scanning market growth in the APAC region. 3D scanning is widely used across various applications like automotive, architecture, dentistry, mining, and more. In countries like China and India, the growing adoption rate in rising availability infrastructure and income economy projects.

The Chinese 3D scanning systems market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 11.2% during the historical period. The country is said to be the largest consumer of 3D scanning technology in APAC. Shining 3D is one major key player in the Chinese 3D scanning market. The company is used for various sectors like healthcare, industrial, and more. In 2017 October, Shining collaborated with PointShapeoffering streamlined and well-rounded 3D scanning methods for modification, inspection, and measurement features and reverse engineering. China has adopted 3D scanning technology to provide economic and quick results compared to other technologies. Novel technologies that emerged in the 3D scanning technologies particularly in the defense sector propel the country's market growth.

India is the second-most country with a CAGR of 12.0% due to its growing population base of 1.3 billion people, growing applications among sectors like automobile, aviation, industrial and manufacturing, and power sectors. The Indian market for 3D scanning market owes to rising industrial investments in both public and private sectors along with ongoing economic growth and large growth in the automotive sector. 

The Japanese 3D Scanning market is likely to have a CAGR of 10.5% during the historical period. The 3D scanning market in Japan is attributed to the increasing automotive industry integrated with the swift acceptance of new and advanced technologies. 3D scanning is significantly used in the healthcare sector due to the rise in elderly people as the older adults population is high in Japan. The researchers in Japan are working for economic treatment methods for older adults. 

Companies operating in the region
FARO TECHNOLOGIES INC, Riegl Laser Measurement Systems, Creaform Inc., Shining 3D, Autodesk Inc., Hangzhou Shining 3D, and GOM GmbH. 

Top Key Players
Konica Minolta, Inc., FARO Technologies Inc., GOM GmbH, Shapegrabber Inc., Nikon Metrology NV, Autodesk Inc., Creaform Inc., Maptek Pty Ltd., 3D Digital Corp., and 3D System Inc. are some key players operating in the 3D scanning market.

APAC 3D Scanning Market – Forecast (2021-2026)

Chapter 1. APAC 3D Scanning Market   – Scope & Methodology

1.1. Market Segmentation

1.2. Assumptions

1.3. Research Methodology

1.4. Primary Sources

1.5. Secondary Sources

Chapter 2. APAC 3D Scanning Market   – Executive Summary

2.1. Market Size & Forecast – (2021 – 2026) ($M/$Bn)

2.2. Key Trends & Insights

2.3. COVID-19 Impact Analysis

                2.3.1. Impact during 2021 - 2026

                2.3.2. Impact on Supply – Demand

                2.3.3. Impact on Production Cost

                2.3.4. Impact on Supply Chain

Chapter 3. APAC 3D Scanning Market   – Competition Scenario

3.1. Market Share Analysis

3.2. Product Benchmarking

3.3. Competitive Strategy & Development Scenario

3.4. Competitive Pricing Analysis

3.5. Supplier - Distributor Analysis

Chapter 4. APAC 3D Scanning Market   Entry Scenario

4.1. Case Studies – Start-up/Thriving Companies

4.2. Regulatory Scenario - By Country

4.3  Customer Analysis

4.4. Porters Five Force Model

                4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

                4.4.2. Bargaining Powers of Customers

                4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

                4.4.4. Rivalry among Existing Players

                4.4.5. Threat of Substitutes

Chapter 5. APAC 3D Scanning Market   - Landscape

5.1. Value Chain Analysis – Key Stakeholders Impact Analysis

5.2. Market Drivers

5.3. Market Restraints/Challenges

5.4. Market Opportunities

Chapter 6. APAC 3D Scanning Market  – By Offering Type 

6.1. Hardware

6.2. Software

6.3. Services

Chapter 7. APAC 3D Scanning Market  – By Scanning Range

7.1. Short Range Scanner (<1 Meter)

7.2. Mid-range Scanner (>1 Meter And <150 Meter)     

7.3. Long Range Scanner (>2 Meter)

Chapter 8. APAC 3D Scanning Market  – By Form Factor

8.1. Handheld & Portable

8.2. Benchtop

8.3. Free Standing

Chapter 9. APAC 3D Scanning Market  – By Technology Type 

9.1. Laser Scanner

9.2. Structured Light Scanners

9.3. Optical Scanners

9.4. Machine Vision Devices

9.5. White Light Scanning Devices

9.6. Photogrammetry Devices

9.7. 3d Ct Or Mri Scanners

9.8. Theodolite Devices

9.9. Coordinate Measuring Machines

9.10. 3d Ultrasound And Sonar

9.11. Others

Chapter 10. APAC 3D Scanning Market   - Application

10.1. Reverse Engineering

10.2. Quality Inspection

10.2. Rapid Prototyping

10.3. Digital Preservation And Archiving

10.4. Augmented And Virtual Reality

10.5. Computer Graphics

10.6. Crime Scene And Forensic Investigation

10.7. Advanced Surfacing

10.8. Structural Deformation And Volumetric Analysis

10.9. Packaging

10.10. Topographical Surveys

10.11. Plant Layouts

10.12. Non-destructive Testing

10.13. Security

10.14. Others

Chapter 11. APAC 3D Scanning Market   - Vertical

11.1. Aerospace & Defense

11.2. Marine

11.3. Medical

11.4. Automotive

11.5. Education

11.6. Architecture

11.7. Oil & Gas

11.8. Multimedia & Entertainment

11.9. Law Enforcement

11.10. Consumer Products

11.11. Jewelry

11.12. Art & Design

11.13. Archaeology & Culture

11.14. Construction

11.15. Others

Chapter 12. APAC 3D Scanning Market , By Country – Market Size, Forecast, Trends & Insights

12.1. Asia Pacific

                12.1.1. Japan

                12.1.2. South Korea

                12.1.3. China

                12.1.4. India

                12.1.5. Australia & New Zealand

                12.1.6. Rest of Asia-Pacific

Chapter 13. APAC 3D Scanning Market   – Company Profiles – (Overview, Product Portfolio, Financials, Developments)

13.1. Company 1

13.2. Company 2

13.3. Company 3

13.4. Company 4

13.5. Company 5

13.6. Company 6

13.7. Company 7

13.8. Company 8

13.9. Company 9

13.10. Company 10

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