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Generics in Canada

Generics in Canada

Summary

Generics in Canada industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the Canada generics market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

For the purposes of this profile, a generic is defined as a copy of an ethical (prescription) drug formerly protected by patents that have now expired. Both unbranded generics and all branded generics are included. However, off-patent drugs that continue to be offered by the original manufacturer under the original name, and which form part of the 'generic-eligible' market, are not included.

The market value is evaluated at ex-factory prices.

Market volume is quantified here as the percentage of the total ethical pharmaceutical market volume in a country or region which is accounted for by generic drugs. It is therefore a generics penetration rate measure, not an absolute measure of market volume.

Regional volumes are calculated as weighted averages of countries which make up the region in question where volume data exists.

Please note that any volumes of 1 (one) or 100% are due to rounding as MarketLine does not believe that generics will ever fully represent 100% of the medicinal market in any country or region.

All currency conversions were calculated at constant average annual 2016 exchange rates.

The Canadian generics market had total revenues of $4,449.6m in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.2% between 2012 and 2016.

Market consumption volume increased with a CAGR of 2.8% between 2012 and 2016, to reach a total of 70.2% of total pharma volume in 2016.

The generics market will grow further as people are encouraged to use more generics instead of branded medicine.

Scope

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the generics market in Canada
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the generics market in Canada
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key generics market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the Canada generics market with five year forecasts by both value and volume
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the Canada generics market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the Canada generics market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the Canada generics market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • How large is Canada’s generics market in relation to its regional counterparts?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Market volume
Market volume forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market volume
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Market volume forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Apotex, Inc.
Mylan N.V.
Novartis AG
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: Canada generics market value: $ million, 2012-16
Table 2: Canada generics market volume: % of total pharma volume, 2012-16
Table 3: Canada generics market geography segmentation: $ million, 2016
Table 4: Canada generics market value forecast: $ million, 2016-21
Table 5: Canada generics market volume forecast: % of total pharma volume, 2016-21
Table 6: Apotex, Inc.: key facts
Table 7: Mylan N.V.: key facts
Table 8: Mylan N.V.: key financials ($)
Table 9: Mylan N.V.: key financial ratios
Table 10: Novartis AG: key facts
Table 11: Novartis AG: key financials ($)
Table 12: Novartis AG: key financial ratios
Table 13: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited: key facts
Table 14: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited: key financials ($)
Table 15: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited: key financial ratios
Table 16: Canada size of population (million), 2012-16
Table 17: Canada gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 18: Canada gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 19: Canada inflation, 2012-16
Table 20: Canada consumer price index (absolute), 2012-16
Table 21: Canada exchange rate, 2012-16
List of Figures
Figure 1: Canada generics market value: $ million, 2012-16
Figure 2: Canada generics market volume: % of total pharma volume, 2012-16
Figure 3: Canada generics market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 4: Canada generics market value forecast: $ million, 2016-21
Figure 5: Canada generics market volume forecast: % of total pharma volume, 2016-21
Figure 6: Forces driving competition in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 7: Drivers of buyer power in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 8: Drivers of supplier power in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 9: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 10: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 11: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the generics market in Canada, 2016
Figure 12: Mylan N.V.: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: Mylan N.V.: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Novartis AG: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Novartis AG: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited: assets & liabilities

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