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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market by Technology Type (3-D Design, 2-D Design), by Offering (Software, Services), by End-use Application (Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Machinery, Electrical & Electronics, Media & Entertainment, Healthcare, Construction & Architecture) - Growth, Future Prospects & Competitive Analysis, 2018 – 2026

Published: Aug 2018 | Report Code: 59276-08-18

Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) to Bolster the Demand for CAD

Computer aided design (CAD) market expected to hit US$ 14.03 Bn by 2026, expanding with a CAGR of 6.8% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2026. Principally governed by North America, CAD market driven by rising adoption of computer integrated manufacturing (CIM) approach. CIM refers to modern manufacturing approach integrated with the controlling systems to regulate the entire manufacturing process from design to delivery. CAD is integral part of CIM process, as it offers the solution that makes overall product development operation much easier. While CAD exerted a major influence on numerous industries, it proved revolutionary in product designing process.  Major advantage of CAD in product designing process refers to added product design flexibility, which enables engineers to evade costly errors. The use of CAD for animation and real-time simulation prompted research activities into more deep analysis.  Further, CAD systems extract data from computed tomography (CT) scanners and generate CAD models, thereby demonstrated as vital technology in healthcare sector. Wide array of applications of CAD would ensure strong growth for market throughout the forecast period.

Market Synopsis

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market

3-D CAD Leads the Market & Accounted to Retain Its Dominant Position

3-D design technology leads the overall CAD market, accounting close to 3/4th of the global market value. 3-D product model quickly & easily enables generating exploded outlooks for assembly instructions and technical illustrations without any further drafting. Designed model used to examine number of parameters such as strength or temperature resistance before product design finalization, enabling much faster and cheaper workflow. 3D design technology allows designers or engineers to build soft models of assemblies. Such models then CNC machined or 3D printed  as well as used to run complex simulations. Flexibility in product development offered by 3-D model would ensure strong growth for 3-D design segment throughout the forecast period.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market

Persistent Development of End-use Industries to Ensure Fastest Growth of CAD Market In Asia Pacific Region throughout the Forecast Period

Currently, Asia Pacific market accounting more than 1/4th of the overall CAD market value worldwide. Region also expected to demonstrate highest market growth throughout the forecast period, primarily due to development of end-use industries. Asia Pacific referred as the largest light vehicle producers in the world with China, Japan and Korea comprising more than 37 Mn units of global production, accounting for approximately 42% of the global automobile production market. In 2017, construction industry in Asia Pacific accounted for more than US$ 4,800 Bn. Similarly, industrial machinery adoption in Asia Pacific experiencing extra ordinary growth, primarily governed by China, Japan, Korea and India. Growing automation in product development process paves the way for CAD software and services across the region. Growth in aforementioned sectors definitely stimulating the demand for CAD software and services across the region.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market

Channel Partners to Remain the Key Element to Satisfy Customer’s Dynamic Demands

Channel partners work in conjunction with CAD software and service providers. This integration proved to be often beneficial when customization required for each individual buyer. Along with value addition to software and service, several channel partners also offer implementation services. Software and service providers engaging with channel partners to expand their customer reach in the market. For instance, in U.S. CAD market, Autodesk, Inc. engaged with number of channel partners such as Applied Software Technology, Inc., ACB SA, Annex Pro, Inc., CADD Microsystems, Inc., D3 Technologies, Inc., Graitec Ltd. and others. Further, end-users looking for outsourcing CAD services to enhance overall product design process, which paved to fragmentation of market with rising presence of end-use solution providers. Key players of global CAD market profiled in the report include Autodesk, Inc., Dassault Systems SE, PTC Inc., Nanosoft Technology Ltd., Cadonix Ltd., Caddie Software, Menhirs NV, Kubotek USA, Inc., Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc., Hexagon AB, Bentley Systems Incorporated, Aveva Group Plc, 3D Systems Incorporation and others.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market

Historical & Forecast Period

2016 – Historical Year

2017 – Base Year

2018-2026 – Forecast Period

This research report presents the analysis of each segment from 2016 to 2026 considering 2017 as the base year for the research. Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) for each respective segments calculated for the forecast period from 2018 to 2026.

Report Scope by Segments

CAD market report provides market size and estimates based on market dynamics and key trends observed in the industry. The report provides a holistic view of global CAD market based on technology type, offering, end-use application and geography. Key segments covered in the report are as follows:

Technology Type Segment (2016–2026; US$ Bn)

  • 3-D Design
  • 2-D Design

Offering Segment (2016–2026; US$ Bn)

  • Software
  • Services

End-use Application Segment (2016–2026; US$ Bn)

  • Automotive
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Industrial Machinery
  • Electrical & Electronics
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Healthcare
  • Construction & Architecture

Geography Segment (2016–2026; US$ Bn)

  • North America
    • United States
    • Rest of North America
  • Europe
    • United Kingdom
    • France
    • Germany
    • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific (APAC)
    • Japan
    • China
    • India
    • Rest of APAC
  • Rest of the World (RoW)
    • Latin America
    • Middle East & Africa (MEA)

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Market

Key questions answered in this report

  • What was the market size of CAD in 2017 and forecast up to 2026?
  • Which is largest regional market for CAD?
  • What are the key market trends observed in the CAD market and outlook for computer aided technology?
  • Which is the most promising technology, offering and end-use application in CAD market?
  • Who are the key players leading the market?
  • What are the key strategies adopted by the leading players in market?
  • What are the key product designing trends across different geographies and sub-geographies?

Chapter 1 Preface
1.1 Report Scope and Description
1.1.1 Study Purpose
1.1.2 Target Audience
1.1.3 USP and Key Offerings
1.2 Research Scope
1.3 Research Methodology
1.3.1 Phase I – Secondary Research
1.3.2 Phase II – Primary Research
1.3.3 Approach Adopted
1.3.4 Top-Down Approach
1.3.5 Bottom-Up Approach
1.3.6 Phase III – Expert Panel Review
1.3.7 Assumptions
1.4 Market Segmentation

Chapter 2 Executive Summary
2.1 Market Snapshot: Global CAD Market
2.1.1 Global CAD Market, by Technology Type, 2017 (US$ Bn)
2.1.2 Global CAD Market, by Offering, 2017 (US$ Bn)
2.1.3 Global CAD Market, by End-use Application, 2017 (US$ Bn)
2.1.4 Global CAD Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 3 Market Dynamics
3.1 Introduction
3.1.1 Global CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
3.2 Market Inclination Insights
3.3 Market Dynamics
3.3.1 Market Drivers
3.3.2 Market Restraint
3.4 Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
3.5 Market Positioning of Key CAD Software & Service Providers, 2017
3.5.1 Major Strategies Adopted by Leading Companies

Chapter 4 Global CAD Market, by Technology Type, 2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
4.1 Overview
4.1.1 Global CAD Market Value Share, by Technology, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
4.1.2 Global CAD Market, by Technology, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
4.2 3-D Design
4.2.1 Global 3-D CAD Design Market, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
4.3 2-D Design
4.3.1 Global 2-D CAD Design Market for 2-D Design, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 5 Global CAD Market, by Offering,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
5.1 Overview
5.1.1 Global CAD Market Value Share, by Offering, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
5.1.2 Global CAD Market, by Offering, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
5.2 Software
5.2.1 Global CAD Market for Software, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
5.3 Services
5.3.1 Global CAD Market for Services, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 6 Global CAD Market, by End-use Application,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
6.1 Overview
6.1.1 Global CAD Market Value Share, by End-use Application, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
6.1.2 Global CAD Market, by End-use Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.2 Automotive
6.2.1 Global CAD Market for Automotive, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.3 Aerospace & Defense
6.3.1 Global CAD Market for Aerospace & Defense, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.4 Industrial Machinery
6.4.1 Global CAD Market for Industrial Machinery, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.5 Electrical & Electronics
6.5.1 Global CAD Market for Electrical & Electronics, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.6 Media & Entertainment
6.6.1 Global CAD Market for Media & Entertainment, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.7 Healthcare
6.7.1 Global CAD Market for Healthcare, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
6.8 Construction & Architecture
6.8.1 Global CAD Market for Construction & Architecture, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 7 North America CAD Market Analysis,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
7.1 Overview
7.1.1 North America CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
7.1.2 North America CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
7.1.3 North America CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
7.1.4 North America CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
7.1.5 North America CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 8 Europe CAD Market Analysis,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
8.1 Overview
8.1.1 Europe CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
8.1.2 Europe CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
8.1.3 Europe CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
8.1.4 Europe CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
8.1.5 Europe CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 9 Asia Pacific CAD Market Analysis,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
9.1 Overview
9.1.1 Asia Pacific CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
9.1.2 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
9.1.3 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
9.1.4 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
9.1.5 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 10 Rest of the World CAD Market Analysis,2016 – 2026, (US$ Bn)
10.1 Overview
10.1.1 RoW CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
10.1.2 RoW CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
10.1.3 RoW CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
10.1.4 RoW CAD Market, by End-use Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
10.1.5 RoW CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)

Chapter 11 Company Profiles
11.1 Autodesk, Inc.
11.2 Dassault Systems SE
11.3 PTC Inc.
11.4 Nanosoft Technology Ltd.
11.5 Cadonix Ltd.
11.6 Caddie Software
11.7 Menhirs NV
11.8 Kubotek USA, Inc.
11.9 Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.
11.10 Hexagon AB
11.11 Bentley Systems Incorporated
11.12 Aveva Group Plc
11.13 3D Systems, Incorporation

FIG. 1 Global CAD Market: Research Methodology
FIG. 2 Market Size Estimation – Top Down & Bottom up Approach
FIG. 3 Global CAD Market Segmentation
FIG. 4 Global CAD Market, by Technology, 2017 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 5 Global CAD Market, by Offering, 2017 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 6 Global CAD Market, by End-use Application, 2017 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 7 Global CAD Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 8 Global CAD Market Value, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 9 Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
FIG. 10 Global Market Positioning of Key CAD Software & Services Providers, 2017
FIG. 11 Global CAD Market Value Share, by Technology, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
FIG. 12 Global CAD Market for 3-D Design, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 13 Global CAD Market for 2-D Design, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 14 Global CAD Market Value Share, by Offering, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
FIG. 15 Global CAD Market for Software, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 16 Global CAD Market for Services, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 17 Global CAD Market Value Share, by End-use Application, 2017 & 2026 (Value, %)
FIG. 18 Global CAD Market for Automotive, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 19 Global CAD Market for Aerospace & Defense, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 20 Global CAD Market for Industrial Machinery, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 21 Global CAD Market for Electrical & Electronics, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 22 Global CAD Market for Media & Entertainment, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 23 Global CAD Market for Healthcare, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 24 Global CAD Market for Construction & Architecture, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
FIG. 25 Global CAD Market Value Share, by Geography, 2017 & 2026 (Value %)

TABLE 1 Market Snapshot: Global CAD Market Value
TABLE 2 Global CAD Market, by Technology 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 3 Global CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 4 Global CAD Market, by End-use Application, 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 5 Global CAD Market, by Geography 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 6 North America CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 7 North America CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 8 North America CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 9 North America CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 10 Europe CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 11 Europe CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 12 Europe CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 13 Europe CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 14 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 15 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 16 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 17 Asia Pacific CAD Market, by Country/Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 18 Rest of the World CAD Market, by Technologys 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 19 Rest of the World CAD Market, by Offering 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 20 Rest of the World CAD Market, by End-use Application 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 21 Rest of the World CAD Market, by Region 2016 – 2026 (US$ Bn)
TABLE 22 Autodesk, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 23 Dassault Systems SE: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 24 PTC Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 25 Nanosoft Technology Ltd.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 26 Cadonix Ltd.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 27 Caddie Software: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 28 Menhirs NV: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 29 Kubotek USA, Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 30 Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 31 Hexagon AB: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 32 Bentley Systems Incorporated: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 33 Aveva Group Plc: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)
TABLE 34 3D Systems Incorporation: Company Snapshot (Business Description; Product Portfolio; Financial Information; Business Overview and Recent Development)

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