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Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) Market in India 2015-2019

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) Market in India 2015-2019

About Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

Active pharmaceutical ingredients are the active substances that are used in the manufacture of a drug and have a pharmacological effect. They provide health benefits and play a vital role in disease diagnosis, prevention, and treatment. Active pharmaceutical ingredients may be synthesized either chemically or through biotechnological methods. They are used in a wide range of therapeutic areas such as oncology, respiratory disorders, and rheumatoid arthritis.

TechNavio's analysts forecast the API market in India to grow at a CAGR of 10.76 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the API market in India during the period 2014-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of API by vendors in the market. The report provides the vendor landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the top three vendors in the market. The market segmentation data and analysis is also provided for the following segmentation types: type of production process and area of therapy.

In addition, the report discusses the major drivers that influence the growth of the market. It also outlines the challenges faced by the vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends that are emerging in the market.

TechNavio's report, the API Market in India 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.Key Vendors

  • Aurobindo Pharma
  • Cipla
  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Anuh Pharma
  • Alembic Pharmaceuticals
  • A. R. Life Sciences
  • Atul Bioscience
  • Biocon
  • Cadila Pharmaceuticals
  • Calyx Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals
  • CIRON Drugs and Pharmaceuticals
  • CTX Life Sciences
  • Dishman Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals
  • Elder Pharmaceuticals
  • Emcure Pharmaceuticals
  • FDC
  • Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
  • Hetero Drugs
  • Hikal
  • Ind-Swift Laboratories
  • Ipca Laboratories
  • J. B. Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
  • Laurus Labs
  • Lupin
  • Mangalam Drugs & Organics
  • Mylan Laboratories
  • Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals
  • Ranbaxy Laboratories
  • Sandoz
  • Sequent Scientific
  • Shasun Pharmaceuticals
  • Sterling Biotech
  • Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
  • The Piramal Group
  • Torrent Pharmaceuticals
  • Unichem Laboratories
  • Wockhardt
Market Driver
  • Strong Preference for Generic Drugs
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Regulatory Ban
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • Emergence of Africa
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

TechNavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – API Market in India 2015-2019

TechNavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the API Market in India: Aurobindo Pharma Ltd., Cipla Ltd. and Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Anuh Pharma, Alembic Pharmaceuticals, A. R. Life Sciences, Atul Bioscience, Biocon, Cadila Pharmaceuticals, Calyx Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, CIRON Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, CTX Life Sciences, Dishman Pharmaceuticals & Chemicals, Elder Pharmaceuticals, Emcure Pharmaceuticals, FDC, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, Hetero Drugs, Hikal, Ind-Swift Laboratories, Ipca Laboratories, J. B. Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals, Laurus Labs, Lupin, Mangalam Drugs & Organics, Mylan Laboratories, Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals, Ranbaxy Laboratories, Sandoz, Sequent Scientific, Shasun Pharmaceuticals, Sterling Biotech, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, The Piramal Group, Torrent Pharmaceuticals, Unichem Laboratories and Wockhardt.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio’s team said: “One major trend emerging in this market is the strong focus on the development and introduction of high-potency API. Such products are increasingly used in oncology and for the provision of targeted therapy.”

According to the report, one of the key drivers contributing to the growth of the API market in India is the increased outsourcing of API by global pharmaceutical companies to low-cost vendors in India. This is done to reduce both manufacturing and infrastructure costs.

Further, the report states that stringent regulations are one of the major challenges that the market faces. Such regulations are particularly well defined for the export of products to developed regions such as Western Europe and North America. Vendors are required to comply with elaborate procedures prior to product commercialization.

Companies Mentioned

Aurobindo Pharma, Cipla, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories , Anuh Pharma, Alembic Pharmaceuticals, A. R. Life Sciences, Atul Bioscience, Biocon, Cadila Pharmaceuticals, Calyx Chemicals & Pharmaceutical, CIRON Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, CTX Life Sciences , DishmanPharmaceuticals & Chemicals, Elder Pharmaceuticals, Emcure Pharmaceuticals, FDC, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, Hetero Drug, Hikal, Ind-Swift Laboratories, Ipca Laboratories, J. B. Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals, Laurus Labs, Lupin, Mangalam Drugs & Organics,Mylan Laboratories, Orchid Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals, Ranbaxy Laboratories, Sandoz, Sequent Scientific, Shasun Pharmaceuticals, Sterling Biotech, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, The Piramal Group, Torrent Pharmaceuticals, Unichem Laboratories, Wockhardt

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Overview
      • Table Segmentation of API Market in India
      • Table Segmentation of API Market in India by Production Process
      • Table Segmentation of API Market in India by Area of Therapy
  • API Market in India
    • Market Size and Forecast
      • Table API Market in India 2014-2019 (US$ billion)
    • Export and Domestic Consumption
      • Table API Market in India: Export and Domestic Consumption 2014
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Production Process
    • Table Segmentation of API Market in India by Production Process 2014
  • Market Segmentation by Area of Therapy
    • Table Segmentation of API Market in India by Area of Therapy 2014
    • API Market in India for Anti-infectives
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Anti-infectives by Type 2014
    • API Market in India for Cardiovascular and Hematopoietic System
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Cardiovascular and Hematopoietic System by Type 2014
    • API Market in India for Central Nervous System
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Central Nervous System by Type 2014
    • API Market in India for Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary System
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary System by Type 2014
    • API Market in India for Respiratory System
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Respiratory System by Type 2014
    • API Market in India for Oncology
      • Segmentation of Market by Type
        • Table Segmentation of API Market in India for Oncology by Type 2014
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
    • Table Small Molecule Drugs: Patent Expiry during 2013-2016
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
    • Table WHO's List of Prequalified API Vendors in India (October 22, 2014)
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
    • Table Biologic Drugs: Patent Expiry during 2014-2019 (EU and US)
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
      • Table Segmentation of API Market in India by Type of Vendor 2014
      • Key News
    • Key Vendor Ranking 2014
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Aurobindo Pharma
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Aurobindo Pharma: Business Segmentation
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Aurobindo Pharma: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Cipla
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation
        • Table Cipla: Product Segmentation
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Cipla: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
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      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Dr. Reddy's Laboratories: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
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      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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