Laser Processing Market Predict $14.94 Billion By 2032, CAGR: 9.9%

Laser Processing Market Size Worth $14.94 Billion By 2032 | CAGR: 9.9%

The global laser processing market size is expected to reach USD 14.94 billion by 2032, according to a new study by Polaris Market Research. The report Laser Processing Market Share, Size, Trends, Industry Analysis Report, By Laser Type (Solid Lasers, Liquid Lasers, Gas Lasers, And Other Types); By Discrete Industry; By Application; By Industry; By Region; Segment Forecast, 2024 - 2032” gives a detailed insight into current market dynamics and provides analysis on future market growth.

Laser processing, a method utilizing lasers, finds application across various industrial and commercial sectors, encompassing cutting, welding, drilling, engraving, marking, and micro-processing. Unlike traditional techniques such as plasma, flame, and water jet, laser technology offers several advantages. A water jet, commonly used for ablation and structuring, generates significant noise during operation, making it less suitable for material processing. In contrast, laser technology efficiently accomplishes these tasks without causing noise pollution. Additionally, lasers are extensively utilized in engraving and marking consumer items, electronic components, and industrial equipment across diverse sectors, including automotive, aerospace, electronics, medical, packaging, and more, thereby fueling the growth of the global laser processing market.

In medical applications, carbon dioxide and Nd: YAG lasers are prevalent technologies employed for diagnostic and treatment purposes. Laser technology is increasingly utilized in various medical procedures, including skin, hair, and cancer treatments, as well as surgeries such as artery cleaning and detached retina repair. Moreover, laser technology enables cosmetic procedures like birthmark and skin blotch removal, and is instrumental in processing medicinal materials such as surgical instruments and implants.

Furthermore, lasers play a crucial role in medical treatments such as lithotripsy, angioplasty, dermatology, cancer diagnostics, mammography, medical imaging, microscopy, and ophthalmology. In industrial settings, laser technology is embraced for additive manufacturing, facilitating faster production rates, reduced material waste, and the creation of intricate designs. The demand for high-power lasers with enhanced beam quality drives advancements in laser technology for processing industrial materials. Disk lasers, which overcome thermal lensing limitations associated with traditional lasers like Nd: YAG rod lasers, offer superior beam quality and processing capabilities at high power levels.

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Moreover, the adoption of laser-drilling technology in the oil and gas exploration industry is expected to replace conventional methods, leading to cost reduction and market expansion. As the demand for industrial solar modules grows, the laser processing market is poised for further growth. Additionally, technological advancements and increasing demand for laser technology in the medical sector, driven by benefits such as faster healing times and reduced discomfort, are expected to contribute to market expansion. Advancements in edge quality and cutting rates are also anticipated to broaden the global laser processing market.

Laser Processing Market Report Highlights

  • In 2023, the solid lasers segment accounted for the largest market share in the laser processing market. The ongoing improvements in manufacturing processes and economies of scale have contributed to a reduction in the overall cost of ownership for solid-state lasers.
  • The hybrid segment is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR during the forecast period. By amalgamating diverse laser sources or integrating lasers with alternative machining techniques, hybrid setups augment efficiency and output.
  • In 2023, Asia Pacific dominated the largest market share due to established manufacturing hubs like China, Japan, and South Korea. Emerging markets in Southeast Asia, such as Vietnam, Thailand, and Indonesia, are experiencing exponential industrial growth and a concurrent rise in the adoption of laser processing technology.
  • North America is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR during the forecast period. Its well-developed infrastructure, skilled workforce, and conducive business environment collectively contribute to the burgeoning growth of the laser processing market, reinforcing North America's position as a frontrunner in technological innovation and industrial advancement.
  • The global key market players are Coherent, Trumpf, Hans Laser Technology Group Co., Ltd, IPG Photonics, Jenoptik AG, Lumentum, Gravotech Marking, Laserstar, Lumibird, Epilog laser, MKS Instruments, Novanta, Bystronic Group, Eurolaser.

Polaris Market Research has segmented the laser processing market report based on deployment model, business process, organization size, vertical, and region.

Laser Processing, Laser Type Outlook (Revenue - USD Billion, 2019 - 2032)

  • Solid Lasers
  • Liquid Lasers
  • Gas Lasers
  • Other Types

Laser Processing, Discrete Industry Outlook (Revenue - USD Billion, 2019 - 2032)

  • Fixed
  • Moving
  • Hybrid

Laser Processing, Application Outlook (Revenue - USD Billion, 2019 - 2032)

  • Magnetic Resonance
  • Cutting
  • Welding
  • Drilling
  • Marking and engraving
  • Micro processing
  • Advanced processing
  • Other application

Laser Processing, Industry Outlook (Revenue - USD Billion, 2019 - 2032)

  • Machine tools
  • Microelectronics
  • Automotive
  • Medical & Life Sciences
  • Aerospace
  • Architecture
  • Other Industries

Laser Processing, Regional Outlook (Revenue - USD Billion, 2019 - 2032)

  • North America
  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • UK
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Russia
  • Netherlands
  • Rest of Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • China
  • India
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Indonesia
  • Malaysia
  • Australia
  • Rest of Asia Pacific
  • Latin America
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Rest of Latin America
  • Middle East & Africa
  • UAE
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Israel
  • South Africa
  • Rest of Middle East & Africa

Laser Processing Market Report Scope

Report Attributes


Market size value in 2024

USD 7.03 Billion

Revenue forecast in 2032

USD 14.94 billion


9.9% from 2024 – 2032

Base year


Historical data

2019 – 2022

Forecast period

2024 – 2032

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD billion and CAGR from 2024 to 2032

Segments covered

By Laser Type, By Discrete Industry, By Application, By Industry, And By Region

Regional scope

North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America; Middle East & Africa


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