3M Research and Development (R&D) Expenses

Research & Development (R&D) Expenses of 3M company 2007-2021

Amounts are in $millions.

3M Research & Development Expenses (in millions) 2017-21
3M Research & Development Expenses (in millions) 2017-21

 

YearResearch & Development costs ($mn)
2021$1,994
2020$1,878
2019$1,911
2018$1,821
2017$1,870 
2016$1,764 
2015$1,763 
2014$1,770 
2013$1,715 
2012$1,634 
2011$1,570 
2010$1,434 
2009$1,293 
2008$1,404 
2007$1,368 

In 2021, 3M spent $1,994 million on research and development compared to $1,878 million in 2020.

Research and development (R&D) costs of 3M company were $1.82 billion in 2018 compared to $1.87 billion in 2017.