Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Contract Pharmaceutical Research Services industry experienced hefty growth in the five years to 2014. Growth will slow slightly in the five years to 2019, but not enough to harm the industry. This is because pharmaceutical companies will continue to fund research and development to find effective new drugs.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The United States remains the country with the largest concentration of research and development facilities. Major American countries have, however, globalized their operations and have offices in many developed and emerging regions, allowing them to recruit more diverse participants for clinical trials.
The geographic distribution of the Contract Pharmaceutical Research Services industry somewhat reflects the distribution of the US population, with increased establishment density in proximity to key demand markets. Regions with greater population density have a greater pool of participants and highly skilled personnel; therefore, they are likely to attract a greater concentration of establishments... purchase to read more