Pharmaceuticals refer to compounds manufactured for use as a medicinal drug. Companies active in the pharmaceutical industry are involved in development, production and marketing of pharmaceuticals.
The global market for pharmaceuticals is demonstrating a substantial growth in Latin America and Asia, but is relatively stable in Europe. The worldwide market is assessed at about USD 300 billion yearly. The USA, Japan, Germany, France and China are the top pharmaceutical markets. The pharmaceutical industry benefits from the ageing population; new medical discoveries and new drugs approvals; the increased number of chronic, degenerative and heart diseases, and cancer.
The research reports of this Catalogue cover all the major categories within global, regional and local pharmaceuticals markets. The reports offer overviews of the market trends, drivers; factors contributing to market growth. The challenges faced by industry participants, analyses of the top companies involved in the marketplace, and the key market news are provided in the reports.