The Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) has updated its PM Industry Roadmap for 2023.

According to the trade organization, the new version reviews current and future demands of important markets and looks at what could help the powder metallurgy (PM) industry to continue to grow.

While the current PM industry is driven by applications in the automotive market, growth opportunities over the next 10 years include energy, aerospace, medical/dental, electrical and magnetic, defense, and industrial and consumer products, it said.

The Roadmap also covers technology developments and example applications for press and sinter, metal injection molding (MIM), metal additive manufacturing (AM), and isostatic pressing.

This update also reviews the achievements made by the PM industry from 2017-2022 and features links to award-winning PM components.

To download a copy go here.