Investment Casting Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026

Investment Casting Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026

  • September 2021 •
  • 145 pages •
  • Report ID: 5981466 •
  • Format: PDF
The global investment casting market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 5% during 2021-2026.

Keeping in mind the uncertainties of COVID-19, we are continuously tracking and evaluating the direct as well as the indirect influence of the pandemic on different end-use industries. These insights are included in the report as a major market contributor.

Investment casting, or lost-wax casting, refers to an industrial manufacturing process that involves dipping of wax patterns or structures into the slurry of refractory material to form a ceramic, plaster or plastic shell. The wax pattern is further melted into a furnace and metal is poured into the shell to create a casting. This process is commonly used to manufacture machinery components, automotive components, turbine blades, dental fixtures, etc. It minimizes the wastage of energy, material and subsequent machining and aids in creating intricate designs with accurate and smooth finishing. As a result, this process finds extensive applications across various industries, such as automotive, aerospace, military, medical and oil and gas.

Investment Casting Market Trends:
Significant growth in the aviation and aerospace industry in recent years is one of the key factors creating a positive impact on the market. In line with this, investment casting processes are extensively used in the manufacturing of military aircraft, jets, launch vehicles, helicopters, and commercial transport vehicles. Furthermore, increasing environmental consciousness and enhanced focus on sustainable development are also driving the market growth. The wax used for investment casting is usually melted and reused for manufacturing components of different shapes and sizes. Additionally, various technological advancements, such as improvements in casting processes through simulations and the utilization of metal additive manufacturing practices, all-in-one 3D printing, X-ray defect detection and casting and forging techniques, are acting as other growth-inducing factors. These processes aid in the production of cost-effective, stable and structurally durable products. Other factors, including rapid industrialization, along with extensive research and development (R&D) activities, are anticipated to drive the market further.

Key Market Segmentation:
the analyst provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global investment casting market, along with forecasts at the global, regional and country level from 2021-2026. Our report has categorized the market based on region, process type, material and application.

Breakup by Process Type:
Sodium Silicate Process
Tetraethyl Orthosilicate (Silica Sol Process)

Breakup by Material:
Superalloys
Steel
Aluminum
Titanium
Others

Breakup by Application:
Automotive
Aerospace & Military
Oil and Gas
Energy
Medical
Others

Breakup by Region:
North America
United States
Canada
Asia Pacific
China
Japan
India
South Korea
Australia
Indonesia
Others
Europe
Germany
France
United Kingdom
Italy
Spain
Russia
Others
Latin America
Brazil
Mexico
Others
Middle East and Africa

Competitive Landscape:
The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined with some of the key players being Alcoa Corporation, CIREX bv (Signicast Corporation), Dongfeng Metal Products Co. Ltd., Dongying Giayoung Precision Metal Co. Ltd., Impro, MetalTek, Milwaukee Precision Casting, Ningbo Jiwei Melt Mould Castings Co. Ltd., Ningbo Wanguan, Precision Castparts Coporation, RLM Industries, Taizhou Xinyu Precision Casting Co. Ltd. and Zollern.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:
How has the global investment casting market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What has been the impact of COVID-19 on the global investment casting market?
What are the key regional markets?
What is the breakup of the market based on the process type?
What is the breakup of the market based on the material?
What is the breakup of the market based on the application?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the industry?
What is the structure of the global investment casting market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the industry?