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Consumer Health in Uruguay

Consumer Health in Uruguay

After a decade of continuous economic growth in Uruguay, in 2015 the country’s GDP started to slowdown. The slowdown in the economic situation has had an impact in all economic sectors, and consequently has had a negative effect on consumer health’s value sales. Contrary to other industries, the majority of consumer health products are necessary or are the only way to alleviate aches and pains. Therefore, consumers cannot afford to stop buying consumer health products. Because of this it is expe...

Euromonitor International's Consumer Health in Uruguay 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.

Product coverage: Allergy Care, Herbal/Traditional Products, OTC, Paediatric Consumer Health, Sports Nutrition, Vitamins and Dietary Supplements, Weight Management and Wellbeing.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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CONSUMER HEALTH IN URUGUAY
Euromonitor International
November 2017
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Executive Summary
Slowdown in Economy Reflected in Consumer Health
Delay of Marijuana Sales at Chemists/pharmacies
Multinational Companies Lead Consumer Health in Uruguay
Chemists/pharmacies Is the Main Distribution Channel
Growth Expectations Remain Low for the Forecast Period
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
Definitions
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
Analgesics Shows Steady Growth
Acetaminophen Leads Analgesics
Increasing Levels of Stress Among Uruguayan Consumers
Competitive Landscape
A Very Competitive Category
Gramon Bagó De Uruguay Remains the Clear Leader
Multinationals Lead Analgesics
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
Winters Became Increasingly Colder Due To Climate Change Over the Review Period
Cough Remedies Is the Biggest Category in Value Terms
Competitive Landscape
J Jiménez Cabrera SA (laboratorios Gautier) Takes Leading Position From Roemmers
Sanofi-aventis Uruguay Buys Boehringer Ingelheim (uruguay)
Tradition and Recommendations Are the Main Factors Influencing Choice of Brand
Category Data
Table 18 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 19 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 20 NBO Company Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2013-2017
Table 21 LBN Brand Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2014-2017
Table 22 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 23 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Dermatologicals Is One of the Most Competitive and Dynamic Categories in OTC
Embarrassment About Asking for Intimate Remedies
Topical Antifungals Leads Dermatologicals
Competitive Landscape
Bayer Uruguay Leads Dermatologicals
Local and Multinational Companies Compete for the Leading Position
Dermatologicals Sees Fierce Competition Among Companies
Category Data
Table 24 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 25 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 26 NBO Company Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2013-2017
Table 27 LBN Brand Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2014-2017
Table 28 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 29 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Digestive Problems Increase Among Uruguayan Population
Antacids Leads Digestive Remedies
Digestive Remedies Is Expected To Grow in Value Terms
Competitive Landscape
Teva Uruguay Continues To Lead Digestive Remedies
Local Company Laboratorio Celsius SA Ranks Second
Local and Multinational Companies Advertising
Category Data
Table 30 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 31 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 32 NBO Company Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2013-2017
Table 33 LBN Brand Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2014-2017
Table 34 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 35 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Safety Law Having Little Impacting in Wound Care
Economic Situation Impacts Value Sales
Competitive Landscape
Johnson & Johnson De Uruguay Is the Undisputed Leader
Laboratorio Apiter Ranks Second
Wound Care Not Very Competitive
Category Data
Table 36 Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 37 Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 38 NBO Company Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2013-2017
Table 39 LBN Brand Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2014-2017
Table 40 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 41 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Increasing Health and Wellness Awareness
Government Programmes Set To Drive Growth Over the Forecast Period
Other Healthcare Specialist Retailers Leads Distribution
Competitive Landscape
Edatir Leads Sports Nutrition
Natural Life and Lukenor Maintain Strong Positions in Sports Nutrition
Category Data
Table 42 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 43 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 44 NBO Company Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2013-2017
Table 45 LBN Brand Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2014-2017
Table 46 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 47 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Protein Supplements Helps Drive Growth
Non-essential Perception of Dietary Spplements Limits Growth
Dietary Supplements for Energy the Most Popular
Competitive Landscape
J Jiménez Cabrera SA (laboratorios Gautier) Leads Dietary Supplements
Servimedic and Natural Life Compete for the Leading Positions
Despite Lack of Focus by Players Category Continues To Grow
Category Data
Summary 2 Dietary Supplements: Brand Ranking by Positioning 2017
Table 48 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 49 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 50 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Positioning: % Value 2012-2017
Table 51 Sales of Fish Oils/Omega Fatty Acids by Type: % Value 2012-2017
Table 52 NBO Company Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2013-2017
Table 53 LBN Brand Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2014-2017
Table 54 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 55 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Increase in Vitamins Consumption Among Uruguayan Population
Healthy Lifestyle Trends Set To Continue Supporting Growth
Limited Sales of Paediatric Vitamins
Competitive Landscape
Bayer Uruguay Continues To Lead Vitamins
Boehringer Ingelheim Provides Competition for Bayer
Vitamins Remains Competitive
Category Data
Summary 3 Multivitamins: Brand Ranking by Positioning 2017
Table 56 Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 57 Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 58 Sales of Multivitamins by Positioning: % Value 2012-2017
Table 59 NBO Company Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2013-2017
Table 60 LBN Brand Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2014-2017
Table 61 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 62 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Weight Issues A Concern for Uruguayan Population
Government Introduces New Law To Tackle Childhood Obesity
Government Programmes and Rising Health Awareness Set To Drive Growth
Competitive Landscape
Weight Management and Wellbeing Led by Herbalife Uruguay
Abbott Laboratorios Holds Onto Second Place
Varied Distribution for Leading Players
Category Data
Table 63 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 64 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 65 NBO Company Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2013-2017
Table 66 LBN Brand Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2014-2017
Table 67 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 68 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Distrust of Herbal/traditional Products Is Decreasing
High Prices May Limit Growth of the Category Over the Forecast Period
Elderly Population Rely on Herbal Medicines
Competitive Landscape
J Jiménez Cabrera Leads Herbal/traditional Products
Local Companies Lead With Potential for New Entrants
Little Investment in Advertising
Category Data
Table 69 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products: Value 2012-2017
Table 70 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 71 NBO Company Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2013-2017
Table 72 LBN Brand Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2014-2017
Table 73 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products: Value 2017-2022
Table 74 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Sales of Paediatric Products Are Lower Than Sales of Adult Products
Scandal Shakes Confidence in Paediatric Consumer Health
Paediatric Cough, Cold and Allergy Remedies Sees Strong Sales
Competitive Landscape
Paediatric Sales Led by Multinational Companies
Bayer Uruguay Leads Paediatric Vitamins and Dietary Supplements
Lukenor Looks To Compete by Providing the Essential Vitamins and Minerals
Category Data
Table 75 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 76 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 77 Sales of Paediatric Vitamins and Dietary Supplements by Type: % Value 2014-2017
Table 78 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 79 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022

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