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OTC Pharmaceuticals in South Korea

OTC Pharmaceuticals in South Korea

Summary

OTC Pharmaceuticals in South Korea industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Key Findings

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the otc pharmaceuticals market in South Korea
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the otc pharmaceuticals market in South Korea
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key otc pharmaceuticals market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the South Korea otc pharmaceuticals market with five year forecasts
Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the South Korea otc pharmaceuticals market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Reasons To Buy
  • What was the size of the South Korea otc pharmaceuticals market by value in 2015?
  • What will be the size of the South Korea otc pharmaceuticals market in 2020?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the South Korea otc pharmaceuticals market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • Who are the top competitors in South Korea's otc pharmaceuticals market?
Key Highlights

The OTC pharmaceuticals market consists of the retail sale of traditional medicines, cough and cold preparations (tablets, mixtures, lozenges, topical remedies, inhalers), vitamins and minerals (multi-vitamins, single minerals, single vitamins, tonics, cod liver oil), indigestion preparations (tablets, powders, mixtures), analgesics (Paracetamol, Ibuprofen, Aspirin and other analgesics), medicated skin products (anti-bacterials, acne treatments, anti-fungal, disinfectants and other), topical OTC medicines (anesthetic products, anti-itch products, antibiotic creams/gels), plasters & bandages (adhesive bandages/plasters, first aid tape, gauze pads/rolled gauze, liquid bandages and other tape or bandage), first aid kits and other (anti-smoking aids, rectal medications, eye/ear drops, sleeping aids, and motion sickness). The market is valued according to retail selling price (RSP) and includes any applicable taxes. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2015 annual average exchange rates.

The South Korean OTC Pharmaceuticals market generated total revenues of $4,012.4m in 2015, representing a CAGR of 5.9% between 2011 and 2015.

Traditional medicines registered the highest sales value in the South Korean OTC Pharmaceuticals market in 2015, with total sales of $1,720.1m, equivalent to 42.9% of the market's overall value.

Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines have been a growing segment in South Korea due to a tendency for self-prescription among patients.


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market share
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market share
Market distribution
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.
Dongwha Pharm Co., Ltd.
Johnson & Johnson
Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
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Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market value: $ million, 2011–15
Table 2: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market category segmentation: $ million, 2015
Table 3: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market geography segmentation: $ million, 2015
Table 4: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market share: % share, by value, 2015
Table 5: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market distribution: % share, by value, 2015
Table 6: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market value forecast: $ million, 2015–20
Table 7: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 8: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 9: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: key financials (KRW)
Table 10: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 11: Dongwha Pharm Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 12: Johnson & Johnson: key facts
Table 13: Johnson & Johnson: key financials ($)
Table 14: Johnson & Johnson: key financial ratios
Table 15: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 16: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 17: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: key financials (KRW)
Table 18: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 19: South Korea size of population (million), 2011–15
Table 20: South Korea gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2011–15
Table 21: South Korea gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2011–15
Table 22: South Korea inflation, 2011–15
Table 23: South Korea consumer price index (absolute), 2011–15
Table 24: South Korea exchange rate, 2011–15
List of Figures
Figure 1: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market value: $ million, 2011–15
Figure 2: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 3: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 4: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market share: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 5: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market distribution: % share, by value, 2015
Figure 6: South Korea OTC pharmaceuticals market value forecast: $ million, 2015–20
Figure 7: Forces driving competition in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 8: Drivers of buyer power in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 9: Drivers of supplier power in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 10: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 11: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 12: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the OTC pharmaceuticals market in South Korea, 2015
Figure 13: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: Boryung Pharm Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: Johnson & Johnson: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: Johnson & Johnson: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Whanin Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities

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