The Pharma & Healthcare industry is of vital importance for human and economic development, providing a wide range of goods and services relevant to the promotion of health at all stages in the healthcare process – from prevention and treatment to rehabilitation and palliative care. It is one of the fastest-growing industries, supported by profound demographic changes, the rising incidence of non-communicable diseases, and surging per capita health spending in both developed and emerging markets. The industry is also one of the major innovators, with increasing expenditures on development of new molecules, biotechnology and adoption of new technologies that provide advanced healthcare and ensure the longevity of the population.
The Pharma & Healthcare industry comprises the manufacture of pharmaceuticals for human and veterinary use, medical equipment and related supplies. It also includes providers of ambulatory health services, medical and diagnostic laboratories, hospitals, and nursing and residential care facilities.
India has one of the largest chemical sectors in the world by production volumes, and growth is expected to accelerate given the country’s increasing development. The chemicals sector plays an important role in the Indian economy, ...READ MORE
Russia’s healthcare and pharmaceutical sector was badly affected by the 2015-2016 recession, which resulted in a sharp drop in government spending, while the weak rouble and high inflation cut into households’ disposable incomes. Though ...READ MORE
In Q3 2017 China continued to implement healthcare reforms which resulted in further development and growth of the sector. According to a health management summit held in Beijing in late 2017, the country’s healthcare market will reach RMB 4 ...READ MORE
In the third quarter of 2017, all subsectors of China’s pharmaceutical manufacturing sector, except the ready-prepared traditional Chinese medicines (TCMs), marked y/y growth in their revenues. The sizeable decline of 26.9% y/y in the TCM ...READ MORE
China's healthcare system is hospital-centric, with public hospitals delivering approximately 90% of the inpatient and outpatient care consumed in the country in both hospitals and basic medical institutions. Nearly 40% of hospitals’ revenue is ...READ MORE
China is the world’s second largest pharmaceutical market after the US and the largest producer and exporter of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) globally. Since it is the world’s most populous country, with a large share of ageing ...READ MORE
The pharmaceutical sector in the Czech Republic generated a gross value added (GVA) of CZK 18.9bn in 2016, up by 8.2% y/y in real terms. It accounted for 0.44% of the total GVA in the economy in 2016. The sector employed 9,438 workers. Total ...READ MORE
The Malaysian chemicals sector is one of the most developed in the ASEAN region. Malaysia is a regionally important petrochemicals producer, and it is also one of the world’s largest producers of oleochemicals. Malaysia’s leading position ...READ MORE
The chemical industry as defined for the purpose of this report consists of the chemicals, rubber and plastics sectors. It is one of the vital parts of the Polish economy, as shown by these segments' combined sold production-to-GDP ratio at 7.4% in ...READ MORE
China is the world's largest producer and consumer of fertilisers. The country consumes more than a third of the world’s fertilisers, which is equivalent to the combined ...READ MORE