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Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Pharmaceutical contract packaging refers to the outsourcing of secondary operations like drug packaging and labelling to third parties. A contract pharmaceutical packager provides services, facilities and equipments which range from designing drug packaging to the testing of the packaged drug. Pharmaceutical companies contract the packaging firms for secondary functions as it is more flexible, profitable and helps in keeping up with the changing times. A skilled packager provides benefits like brand awareness and consumer preference to the company. According to IMARC Group, the global pharmaceutical contract packaging market was worth US$ 10.11 Billion in 2017 growing at a CAGR of around 7.5% during 2010-2017.

IMARC’s latest study “Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023” segments the market according to the type of packaging. Plastic bottles represented the biggest packaging category accounting for around a fifth of the total global market in 2017 followed by caps and closures, blister packs, prefilled syringes, parenteral vials and ampules, prefilled inhalers, pouches and medication tubes. Country wise, the United States represented the world’s biggest pharmaceutical contract packaging market accounting for around one-third of the total global sales. The United States was followed by Europe, China, and India. India currently represents the fastest growing market followed by China.

The report provides a detailed roadmap for starting a pharmaceutical contract packaging plant. The study, done by one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms, covers all the essential aspects of the pharmaceutical contract packaging market. This ranges from a comprehensive view of the market to minute details of the industry performance, processing and manufacturing requirements, project cost, project funding, project economics, expected returns on investment, profit margins, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who are planning to foray into the pharmaceutical contract packaging market in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

How has the pharmaceuticals contract packaging market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regional markets in the global pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry?
What are the type of packaging in the global pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the pharmaceuticals contract packaging?
What is the structure of the pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry?
What are the profit margins in the pharmaceuticals contract packaging industry?
What are the key requirements for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging manufacturing plant?
How are pharmaceuticals contract packaging process?
What are the various unit operations involved in pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What is the total size of land required for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the machinery requirements for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the raw material requirements for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the packaging requirements for pharmaceuticals contract packaging?
What are the transportation requirements for pharmaceuticals contract packaging?
What are the utility requirements for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the manpower requirements for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the infrastructure costs for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the capital costs for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What are the operating costs for setting up pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What will be the income and expenditures for pharmaceuticals contract packaging plant?
What is the time required to break-even?


1 Preface
2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.2.1 Volume Trends
5.2.2 Value Trends
5.3 Price Analysis
5.3.1 Price Indicators
5.3.2 Price Structure
5.3.3 Price Trends
5.4 Market Breakup by Industry
5.5 Market Breakup by Type
5.6 Market Breakup by Packaging
5.7 Market Breakup by Region
5.8 Market Forecast
5.9 SWOT Analysis
5.9.1 Strengths
5.9.2 Weaknesses
5.9.3 Opportunities
5.9.4 Threats
5.10 Value Chain Analysis
5.10.1 Raw Material Procurement
5.10.2 Manufacturing
5.10.3 Marketing
5.10.4 Distribution
5.10.5 Exports
5.10.6 End-Use
5.11 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.11.1 Overview
5.11.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.11.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.11.4 Degree of Competition
5.11.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.11.6 Threat of Substitutes
5.12 Regulations in Generic Industry
5.13 Key Market Drivers and Success Factors
6 Market Breakup by Industry
6.1 Pharmaceutical
6.2 Biopharmaceutical
6.3 Vaccine
7 Market Breakup by Type
7.1 Sterile
7.2 Non-Sterile
8 Market Breakup by Packaging
8.1 Plastic Bottles
8.2 Caps and Closures
8.3 Blister Packs
8.4 Prefilled Syringes
8.5 Parenteral Vials and Ampules
9 Market Breakup by Region
9.1 United States
9.2 Europe
9.3 China
9.4 India
9.5 Latin America
9.6 Others
10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Market Structure
10.2 Key Players
11 Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Process
11.1 Product Overview
11.2 Detailed Process Flow
11.3 Various Types of Unit Operations Involved
11.4 Mass Balance and Raw Material Requirements
12 Project Details, Requirements and Costs Involved
12.1 Land Requirements and Expenditures
12.2 Construction Requirements and Expenditures
12.3 Plant Layout
12.4 Plant Machinery
12.5 Raw Material Requirements and Expenditures
12.6 Transportation Requirements and Expenditures
12.7 Utility Requirements and Expenditures
12.8 Manpower Requirements and Expenditures
12.9 Other Capital Investments
13 Loans and Financial Assistance
14 Project Economics
14.1 Capital Cost of the Project
14.2 Techno-Economic Parameters
14.3 Product Pricing and Margins Across Various Levels of the Supply Chain
14.4 Taxation and Depreciation
14.5 Income Projections
14.6 Expenditure Projections
14.7 Financial Analysis
14.8 Profit Analysis
15 Key Player Profiles
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry Overview
Figure 2: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Sales Value Trends (in Billion US$), 2010 - 2017
Figure 3: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market Forecast: Sales Value Trends (in Billion US$), 2018 - 2023
Figure 4: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Breakup by Industry (in %), 2017
Figure 5: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Breakup by Type (in %), 2017
Figure 6: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Breakup by Packaging (in %), 2017
Figure 7: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2017
Figure 8: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 9: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 10: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 11: United States: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 12: Europe: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 13: China: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 14: India: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 15: Latin America: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 16: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Plastic Bottles (in %), 2017
Figure 17: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Caps and Closures (in %), 2017
Figure 18: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Blister Packs (in %), 2017
Figure 19: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Prefilled Syringes (in %), 2017
Figure 20: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Parenteral Vials and Ampules (in %), 2017
Figure 21: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Detailed Process Flow
Figure 22: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Process: Conversion Rate of Feedstocks
Figure 23: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Proposed Plant Layout
Figure 24: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Breakup of Capital Costs (in %)
Figure 25: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Industry: Profit Margins at Various Levels of the Supply Chain
Figure 26: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Production Cost Breakup (in %)
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 2: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Industry (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 3: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Type (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 4: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Packaging (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 5: Global: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 6: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Costs Related to Land and Site Development (in US$)
Table 7: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Costs Related to Civil Works (in US$)
Table 8: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Costs Related to Machinery Unit (in US$)
Table 9: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Raw Material Requirements
Table 10: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Costs Related to Salaries and Wages (in US$)
Table 11: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Costs Related to Other Capital Investments (in US$)
Table 12: Details of Financial Assistance Offered by Financial Institutions
Table 13: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Capital Costs (in US$)
Table 14: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Techno-Economic Parameters
Table 15: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Taxation and Depreciation
Table 16: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Income Projections (in US$)
Table 17: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Expenditure Projections (in US$)
Table 18: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Cash Flow Analysis Without Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 19: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Cash Flow Analysis on Considering the Income Tax Liability
Table 20: Pharmaceutical Contract Packaging Plant: Profit and Loss Account

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