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Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies in South Africa

Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies in South Africa

Cough, cold and allergy (hay fever) remedies continued to record double-digit current value growth in 2017, albeit slower than in previous years. Category growth continued to be fuelled by new product development and increasing self-medication. Economic uncertainty, characterised by high unemployment, falling disposable incomes and job insecurity, made it harder for people to take time off work to go to the doctor, with it also being cheaper to buy over-the-counter medicines.

Euromonitor International's Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies in South Africa 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: Antihistamines/Allergy Remedies (Systemic), Combination Products - Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies, Cough Remedies, Decongestants, Medicated Confectionery, Paediatric Cough, Cold and Allergy Remedies, Pharyngeal Preparations.

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

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COUGH, COLD AND ALLERGY (HAY FEVER) REMEDIES IN SOUTH AFRICA
Euromonitor International
October 2017
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Headlines
Prospects
Economic Uncertainty and A Willingness To Self-medicate Drive Category Growth
High Incidence of Hiv and Climatic Conditions Drive Growth in Antihistamines/allergy Remedies
Competitive Landscape
Adcock Ingram Maintains Its Leading Position
Multinationals Dominate Sales Although Traditional Medicine Has A Strong Foothold in Rural South Africa
Private Label Relatively Small But Growing
Category Data
Table 1 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 2 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 3 Sales of Decongestants by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 4 Sales of Decongestants by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2013-2017
Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2014-2017
Table 7 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 8 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Executive Summary
Self-medication and Challenging Economic Climate Impact Growth
Uncertainty Persists Surrounding Amendments To the Complementary and Alternative Medicines (cams) Act
Adcock Ingram Maintains Its Leading Position in A Fragmented Industry
Chemists/pharmacies Remains the Leading Distribution Channel
Health and Wellness and Self-medication Trends Open Up New Opportunities for Consumer Health Players
Market Indicators
Table 9 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services: Value 2012-2017
Table 10 Life Expectancy at Birth 2012-2017
Market Data
Table 11 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 12 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 13 NBO Company Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2013-2017
Table 14 LBN Brand Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2014-2017
Table 15 Penetration of Private Label in Consumer Health by Category: % Value 2012-2017
Table 16 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 17 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format and Category: % Value 2017
Table 18 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 19 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
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