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Saudi Arabia Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare Report Q4 2017

Saudi Arabia Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare Report Q4 2017

BMI View:

Saudi Arabia's pharmaceutical and healthcare markets will continue to stimulate interestamongst generic and innovative drugmakers alike. Generic drug penetration will grow as local productionincreases and cost-containment remains high on the government agenda - outpacing growth in the patenteddrug market. Innovative medicines will maintain a leading share of the overall pharmaceutical market,however, due to the lack of generics awareness among consumers and an underlying preference forbranded prescribing among physicians - although this will improve over the long term.

Headline Expenditure Projections

Pharmaceuticals: SAR27.9bn (USD7.44bn) in 2016 to SAR28.2bn (USD7.52bn) in 2017; +1.0% inlocal currency terms and +1.1% in US dollar terms. Forecast in line with Q317.

Healthcare: SAR129.1bn (USD34.4bn) in 2016 to SAR133.4bn (USD35.6bn) in 2017; +3.3% in localcurrency terms +3.4% in US dollar terms. Forecast in line with Q317.

Risk/Reward IndexSaudi Arabia's status as the largest pharmaceutical market in the Middle East and North Africa bodes wellfor its attractiveness to innovative drugmakers, reflected in the kingdom scoring 58.8 out of 100 in BMI'sInnovative Pharmaceuticals

Risk/Reward Index.

However, issues relating to patent approvals and theregulatory system remain a major issue for foreign research-based pharmaceutical players.


BMI Industry View
Table: Headline Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2015-2021)
SWOT
Industry Forecast
Pharmaceutical Market Forecast
Table: Pharmaceutical Sales, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Healthcare Market Forecast
Table: Healthcare Expenditure Trends, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Table: Government Healthcare Expenditure Trends, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Table: Private Healthcare Expenditure Trends, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Prescription Drug Market Forecast
Table: Prescription Drug Market Indicators, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Patented Drug Market Forecast
Table: Patented Drug Market Indicators, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Generic Drug Market Forecast
Table: Generic Drug Market Indicators, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
OTC Market Forecast
Table: Over-The-Counter (OTC) Medicine Market Indicators, Historical Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2013-2021)
Pharmaceutical Trade Forecast
Table: Pharmaceutical Trade Data And Forecasts (Saudi Arabia 2015-2021)
Table: Pharmaceutical Trade Data And Forecasts local currency (Saudi Arabia 2015-2021)
Industry Risk/Reward Index
MENA Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare Risk/Reward Index
Saudi Arabia - Risk/Reward Index
Rewards
Regulatory Review
Intellectual Property Issues
Pricing Regime
Reimbursement Regime
Market Overview
Healthcare Sector
Table: National Transformation Plan - Key Pharmaceutical And Healthcare Objectives For 2020
Table: Healthcare Resources (Saudi Arabia 2011-2016)
Table: Healthcare Personnel (Saudi Arabia 2011-2016)
Table: Healthcare Activity (Saudi Arabia 2011-2016)
Research & Development
Clinical Trials
Epidemiology
Competitive Landscape
Research-Based Industry
Table: Multinational Market Activity
Generic Drugmakers
Pharmaceutical Distribution
Pharmaceutical Retail Sector
Company Profile
GlaxoSmithKline
Sanofi
SPIMACO
TABUK Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Demographic Forecast
Demographic Outlook
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Saudi Arabia 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Saudi Arabia 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Saudi Arabia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Saudi Arabia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Saudi Arabia 1990-2025)
Glossary
Methodology
Pharmaceutical Expenditure Forecast Model
Healthcare Expenditure Forecast Model
Notes On Methodology
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: Indicators - Rationale And Sources

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