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Consumer Health in South Korea

Consumer Health in South Korea

Consumer health registered notable growth in several categories, despite more stringent regulation, competition from prescription products and more direct overseas purchases. In general, interest in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and concern about air pollution drove growth overall and particularly in categories such as vitamins and dietary supplements and eye care. Successful product developments also supported growth in some categories: manufacturers in topical antifungals and gauze, tape and...BRBREuromonitor International's Consumer Health in South Korea report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2012-2016, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. Forecasts to 2021 illustrate how the market is set to change.BRBRProduct coverage: Allergy Care, Herbal/Traditional , OTC, Paediatric Consumer Health, Sports Nutrition, Vitamins and Dietary Supplements, Weight Management and Wellbeing. BRBRData coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.BRBRWhy buy this report?ULLI Get a detailed picture of the Consumer Health market;/LILI Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;/LILI Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands;/LILI Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop./LI/ULBRBREuromonitor International has over 40 years' experience of publishing market research reports, business reference books and online information systems. With offices in London, Chicago, Singapore, Shanghai, Vilnius, Dubai, Cape Town, Santiago, Sydney, Tokyo and Bangalore and a network of over 800 analysts worldwide, Euromonitor International has a unique capability to develop reliable information resources to help drive informed strategic planning.


CONSUMER HEALTH IN SOUTH KOREA
Euromonitor International
October 2017
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Executive Summary
Rising Interest in and Concern About Health Drive Category Growth
Moderate Growth in OTC and Vitamins and Dietary Supplements
Strong Presence of Both Domestic and International Manufacturers
Pharmacies the Leading Distribution Channel But Other Channels Start To Show Growth
Growth Constrained by Regulatory Framework
Market Indicators
Table 1 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services: Value 2012-2017
Table 2 Life Expectancy at Birth 2012-2017
Market Data
Table 3 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 4 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2013-2017
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2014-2017
Table 7 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 8 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format and Category: % Value 2017
Table 9 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 10 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Appendix
OTC Registration and Classification
Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Registration and Classification
Self-medication/self-care and Preventive Medicine
Switches
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
Purchases for Emergency Use Support Growth
Retailing Structure in Analgesics Will Be Critical for It To Show Meaningful Growth
Competitive Landscape
Domestic Manufacturers Lead Analgesics and Competition Intensifies
Yuhan Corp Launches Antiphlamine Hydro 24 Hydrogel Patch Product
Category Data
Table 11 Sales of Analgesics by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 12 Sales of Analgesics by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 13 Sales of Topical Analgesics/Anaesthetic by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 14 NBO Company Shares of Analgesics: % Value 2013-2017
Table 15 LBN Brand Shares of Analgesics: % Value 2014-2017
Table 16 Forecast Sales of Analgesics by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 17 Forecast Sales of Analgesics by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Negative Perception Persists But Gradual Change Expected
Competitive Landscape
Woo Hwang Chung Sim Won Dominates Sleep Aids
Non-alcoholic Drinks A Potential Threat
Category Data
Table 18 Sales of Sleep Aids: Value 2012-2017
Table 19 Sales of Sleep Aids: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 20 NBO Company Shares of Sleep Aids: % Value 2013-2017
Table 21 LBN Brand Shares of Sleep Aids: % Value 2014-2017
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Sleep Aids: Value 2017-2022
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Sleep Aids: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
High Number of Prescription Medications Limit Growth
Switches Affect Category
Potential Growth in Nasal Sprays Due To Convenience and New Product Development
Competitive Landscape
Domestic Manufacturers Lead and Competition Intensifies
Range of Symptom-specific Products Expands
No Private Label
Category Data
Table 24 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 25 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 26 Sales of Decongestants by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 27 Sales of Decongestants by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 28 NBO Company Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2013-2017
Table 29 LBN Brand Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2014-2017
Table 30 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 31 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
OTC Dermatologicals Are More Intimate With Consumers Than Prescription Dermatologicals
Dermatologicals Is Projected To See Steady Growth With daily Use Demand
Competitive Landscape
Fulcare Brand Gives Menarini Korea Ltd the Lead
Category Data
Table 32 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 33 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 34 NBO Company Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2013-2017
Table 35 LBN Brand Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2014-2017
Table 36 LBN Brand Shares of Hair Loss Treatments: % Value 2014-2017
Table 37 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 38 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Trend Away From Herbal/traditional Products
Busier Lifestyles Drive Demand for Prescription Products
Competitive Landscape
Domestic Manufacturers and Brands Lead Digestive Remedies in 2017
Boycott of Oxy Reckitt Benckiser Ltd Leads To Dynamic Movement in Competitive Landscape
Category Data
Table 39 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 40 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 41 NBO Company Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2013-2017
Table 42 LBN Brand Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2014-2017
Table 43 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 44 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Increasing Concern About Eye Health Supports Category Growth
Greater Variety Required To Drive Future Growth
Competitive Landscape
Refresh Plus Remains the Leading Brand
New Product Launches Frequent in Eye Care
Category Data
Table 45 Sales of Eye Care by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 46 Sales of Eye Care by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 47 Sales of Standard Eye Care by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 48 Sales of Standard Eye Care by Positioning: % Value 2012-2017
Table 49 NBO Company Shares of Eye Care: % Value 2013-2017
Table 50 LBN Brand Shares of Eye Care: % Value 2014-2017
Table 51 Forecast Sales of Eye Care by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 52 Forecast Sales of Eye Care by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Moderate Category Growth Despite Significant Anti-smoking Measures
Demand for Alternatives Not Limited To Category Products
Competitive Landscape
Johnson & Johnson Continues To Dominate
Brands Need To Compete With Manufacturers in Other Product Categories
Category Indicators
Table 53 Number of Smokers by Gender 2012-2017
Category Data
Table 54 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 55 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 56 Sales of NRT Gum by Flavour: % Value 2012-2017
Table 57 NBO Company Shares of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids: % Value 2013-2017
Table 58 LBN Brand Shares of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids: % Value 2014-2017
Table 59 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 60 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Gauze, Tape and Other Wound Care Dominates
Character Marketing in Lieu of Innovation
Competitive Landscape
Medifoam Enjoys Strong Lead But Greater Fragmentation Expected
Medi-touch Gains Ground
Category Data
Table 61 Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 62 Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 63 NBO Company Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2013-2017
Table 64 LBN Brand Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2014-2017
Table 65 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 66 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Weight-conscious Consumers Avoid Protein Products
Sports Nutrition Lacks Expansion Potential
Competitive Landscape
Manufacturers Target Niche Consumer Groups
Category Data
Table 67 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 68 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 69 NBO Company Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2013-2017
Table 70 LBN Brand Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2014-2017
Table 71 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 72 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Ginseng Remains the Largest Category
Diverse Types of Dietary Supplements Show Healthy Growth in 2017
Direct Purchases From Country of Origin Continue To Affect Category
Competitive Landscape
Korea Ginseng Corp Remains the Leading Player
Direct Sellers Show Disappointing Performance in 2017
Category Data
Summary 2 Dietary Supplements: Brand Ranking by Positioning 2017
Table 73 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 74 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 75 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Positioning: % Value 2012-2017
Table 76 Sales of Fish Oils/Omega Fatty Acids by Type: % Value 2012-2017
Table 77 NBO Company Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2013-2017
Table 78 LBN Brand Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2014-2017
Table 79 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 80 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Multivitamins Continue To Dominate
Direct Purchases From Country of Origin Continues To Affect Vitamins in 2017
Marketing Efforts Could Spur Demand in Single Vitamins
Competitive Landscape
Manufacturers Invest in Promotional Activities
OTC Switches
Category Data
Summary 3 Multivitamins: Brand Ranking by Positioning 2017
Table 81 Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 82 Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 83 Sales of Multivitamins by Positioning: % Value 2012-2017
Table 84 NBO Company Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2013-2017
Table 85 LBN Brand Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2014-2017
Table 86 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 87 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Nutritional Drinks Fail To Engage
Rapid Decline in Meal Replacement Affects Overall Category
Competitive Landscape
Herbalife Korea Ltd Retains Lead But Loses Share
Category Data
Table 88 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 89 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 90 NBO Company Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2013-2017
Table 91 LBN Brand Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2014-2017
Table 92 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 93 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Red Ginseng Drives Tonics
Herbal/traditional Products Lose Growth Potential - Except for Ginseng-based Products
Competitive Landscape
Domestic Manufacturers Dominate Category
Category Data
Table 94 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 95 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 96 NBO Company Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2013-2017
Table 97 LBN Brand Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2014-2017
Table 98 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 99 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Parents' Concern for Their Children Show Different Actions Per Situation
Paediatric Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Projected To Be Key Category in Paediatric Consumer Health
Competitive Landscape
Amway Leverages Social Media
New Probiotic Supplement for Newborns
Category Data
Table 100 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 101 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 102 Sales of Paediatric Vitamins and Dietary Supplements by Type: % Value 2014-2017
Table 103 NBO Company Shares of Paediatric Consumer Health: % Value 2013-2017
Table 104 LBN Brand Shares of Paediatric Consumer Health: % Value 2014-2017
Table 105 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 106 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022

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