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Animal Healthcare Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 - 2020

Animal Healthcare Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015 - 2020

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Animal healthcare has become a focus area for many pharmaceutical companies in past decade. The particular market has become even more important because of greater instances of animal disease outbreaks coupled with large scale factory farming that requires high quality animal feed additives, vaccines as well as hygiene management products.

The global animal healthcare market is estimated to value at US$ 32,081.5 million in 2014 and expected to reach 43,032.1 million by 2020, reflecting a CAGR of 5.1% during forecast period. The animal healthcare market is expected to show major growth in feed additives segment due to rising demand of meat, milk and egg worldwide.

The market has been accessed by product type as feed additive, pharmaceuticals and vaccines for both companion/pet and production/farm animals.

Feed additive segment was valued at US$ 14,998.3 million in 2014 with 46.8% market share. Currently, feed additives account for the largest market and is expected to gain further market share to maintain its dominant position through the forecast period. Pharmaceuticals accounted for the second largest market share with 37.0% market share in 2014. Vaccines segment was valued at US$ 5,204.6 Mn in 2014 and is expected to reach US$ 6,901.4 Mn by 2020 reflecting a CAGR of 4.9% between 2015 and 2020.

By animal type, production animal accounts for the major market share with 65.1% in 2014. It was valued at US$ 20,871.7 Mn in 2014 and is expected to reach US$ 27,791.6 Mn by 2020. In contrast, companion animal segment accounted for 34.9% market share in terms of revenue, but is expected to grow faster than the production animal segment for various pharmaceuticals and vaccines. The companion animal segment was valued at US$ 11,209.8 Mn in 2014 and is projected to reach US$ 15,240.5 Mn by 2020.

Geographically, the market is segmented into five regions namely North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East & Africa (MEA). Europe and North America together constituted more than 63% of the market share in 2014 which is expected to come down to 61.4% by 2020. Major growth is expected to come from Asia Pacific, Latin America, MEA and some East European countries. Asia Pacific which is one of the highest producer of animal meat in the world is expected to consume highest amount of feed additive followed by North America. North America and Western Europe is a potential market for companion animal products whether it be pharmaceuticals or vaccines.

Consumers demand for natural products and food processor’s demand for transparent labelling would drive the demand of Animal Healthcare categories. Furthermore, development in micro-encapsulation techniques and packaging innovation would give thrust to carotenoid market. Government regulations are highly supportive towards the use of natural products, thus there are numerous supply side and demand side drivers fuelling the expansion of Animal Healthcare market globally.

Over the last decade, various independent entities have emerged as standalone animal healthcare companies to fulfill the ever-increasing demand for feed additives, veterinary drugs, and vaccines. Animal healthcare market has also seen some very important mergers and acquisitions to acquire expertise in developing new drugs/active pharmaceutical ingredients. The market is also highly potential for branded generic drugs in as most of the blockbuster drugs are now off-patent. Greater investment in R&D to develop new drugs would fetch animal healthcare companies’ greater profits in the coming 15-20 years.

Some of the market leaders across the globe are in the pharmaceutical & vaccine segment of animal healthcare market includes Zoetis, Inc. (Pfizer), Merck & Co., Inc. (Intervet), Eli Lilly and Company (Elanco/Novartis), Bayer Healthcare AG, Ceva Santé Animale, Virbac S.A, Vetoquinol SA, Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH, Nutreco N.V. and Sanofi S.A. (MERIAL Limited). Major animal feed additive manufacturers are Cargill Inc. (Provimi), ADM Alliance Nutrition, Koninklijke DSM N.V and Evonik Industries AG among others.


1. Research Methodology
2. Assumptions & Acronyms Used
3. Executive Summary
4. Global Animal Healthcare Market: Taxonomy
5. Global Animal Healthcare Market Overview
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Global Trends of Animal Healthcare Market
5.3. Top Meat Producing Countries
5.4. Countries with Highest Pet Population
6. Global Animal Healthcare Market Size and Forecast
7. Global Animal Healthcare Market Dynamics
7.1. Demand Side Drivers
7.2. Supply Side Drivers
7.3. Restraints
7.4. Porter’s Five Force Analysis of Global Animal Healthcare Market
8. Global Animal Healthcare Market Analysis & Forecast By Animal Type
8.1. Global Animal Healthcare Market Snapshot By Animal Type
8.2. Global Animal Healthcare Market Snapshot By Animal Type: Regional Overview
8.3. Global Animal Healthcare Market Absolute $ Opportunity By Animal Type
9. Global Animal Healthcare Market Analysis & Forecast By Product Type
9.1. Global Animal Healthcare Market Snapshot By Product Type
9.2. Global Animal Healthcare Market Snapshot By Product Type: Regional Overview
9.3. Global Feed Additives Segment Analysis and Forecast
9.4. Global Pharmaceuticals Segment Analysis and Forecast
9.5. Global Vaccines Segment Analysis and Forecast
10. Global Animal Healthcare Market Analysis & Forecast By Region
10.1. North America
10.1.1. North America Animal Healthcare Market Analysis
10.1.2. North America Animal Healthcare Market Size By Country
10.1.3. North America Animal Healthcare Market Analysis By Product Type
10.2. Latin America
10.2.1. Latin America Animal Healthcare Market Analysis
10.2.2. Latin America Animal Healthcare Market Size By Country
10.2.3. Latin America Animal Healthcare Market Analysis By Product Type
10.3. Europe
10.3.1. Europe Animal Healthcare Market Analysis
10.3.2.Europe Animal Healthcare Market Size By Country
10.3.3. Europe Animal Healthcare Market Analysis By Product Type
10.4. Asia Pacific
10.4.1. Asia Pacific Animal Healthcare Market Analysis
10.4.2. Asia Pacific Animal Healthcare Market Size By Country
10.4.3. Asia Pacific Animal Healthcare Market Analysis By Product Type
10.5. Middle East and Africa
10.5.1. Middle East and Africa Animal Healthcare Market Analysis
10.5.2. Middle East and Africa Animal Healthcare Market Size By Country
10.5.3. Middle East and Africa Animal Healthcare Market Analysis By Product Type
11. Top Veterinary Drugs/Brands (Patented & Off-patent), By Species: Companion Animals
11.1. Dogs
11.2. Cats
12. Top Veterinary Drugs/Brands (Patented & Off-Patent), By Species Type: Production Animals
12.1. Poultry
12.2. Swine
12.3. Ruminants
12.4. Equine
13. Global Aquaculture Market Size and Forecast
13.1. Global Aquaculture Market Size and Forecast By Product Type
13.1.1. Feed Additives
13.1.2. Antibiotics
13.1.3. Vaccines
13.2.Trends in Global Aquaculture Market
14. Animal Healthcare: Regulations
14.1. Regulations in Emerging Nations
15. Competitive Landscape
15.1. Company Profiles
15.1.1. Bayer AG
15.1.2. Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH
15.1.3. Cargill, Inc.
15.1.4. Ceva Santé Animale
15.1.5. Eli Lilly and Company
15.1.6. Koninklijke DSM N.V.
15.1.7. Merck & Co., Inc.
15.1.8. Novartis AG
15.1.9. Nutreco N.V.
15.1.10. Sanofi S.A.
15.1.11. SeQuent Scientific Ltd.
15.1.12. Virbac S.A.
15.1.13. Vétoquinol S.A.
15.1.14. Zoetis Inc.
15.2. Company Profiles - India

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