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IBISWorld’s Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • China accounts for roughly 80% of global Vitamin C output, 70% of citric acid output, and 90% of penicillin output

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    China is one of the largest producers of pharmaceutical raw materials (PRMs), largely due to its low production cost advantage and large population. China accounts for roughly 90.0% of global vitamin C output, 70.0% of citric acid output and 90.0% of penicillin output.

    Rising health concerns among Chinese people and strong global demand led to rapid industry growth in the past five years. Total revenue for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing industry in China is expected to be $89.78 billion in 2016, up 8.4% from 2015. Over the five years, revenue has been increasing steadily at an average annual rate of 11.7%.

    This industry relies heavily on exports, with over 30% of revenue coming from foreign markets. In 2016, exports are set to reach $27.93 billion, 31.1%...

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    Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    For every dollar spent on wages (including management, administration and R&D expenses), about 43 cents are invested in capital. Although industry investment in equipment and machinery is high, labor levels are also high with a large number of workers required to perform manufacturing duties.

    Pharmaceutical raw material (PRM) manufacturing requires specialized equipment and large investments by companies. With growing investment in fixed assets and higher automation levels, the industry capital intensity is expected to rise in the future.

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    Additional Insights for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry are

  • Must have a license
  • Establishment of export markets
  • Development of new products
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Policies/Legislation and Household Income in the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    Industry Products

    What is the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry?

    The Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing industry in China manufactures active pharmaceutical ingredients for further preparation of finished pharmaceutical products. Typical products in the industry include bacteriophage, endocrine products, basic vitamins, sulfanilamide medicine, salicylate, glucose and alkaloids. This industry acts as a bridge between the upstream chemical industry and the downstream medical market.

    Industry Products
    Vitamins and minerals
    Antipyretics and analgesics
    Antibiotics
    Preparation adjuncts
    Others
    Industry Activities
    Antibiotic
    Antipyretic and analgesic
    Vitamin and mineral
    Hormone and endocrine function regulator
    Antineoplastic drug
    Antiallergic agent
    Enzyme and other biochemical
    Antiseptic and disinfectant
    Preparation adjunct
    Other chemical raw medicine

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Policies/Legislation
  • Household Income
  • Merchandise Trade - Exports (Total)
  • Age Group (60+)
  • Health Expenditure - Government

  • Current Performance
  • Industry profitability
  • International trade
  • Regulatory pressures
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profitability
  • Enterprises and employment
  • International trade
  • Table: Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Pharmacies & Drugstores
  • General Hospitals

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Organic Chemical Material Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Others
  • Vitamins and minerals
  • Antipyretics and analgesics
  • Preparation adjuncts
  • Antibiotics
  • Chart: Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Direct determinants
  • Indirect determinants

  • Major Markets
  • Preparation manufacturers
  • Exports
  • Hospitals
  • Drug stores
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Depreciation
  • Environmental care costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Price
  • Development of new products
  • Production efficiencies

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Shijiazhuang Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd.North China Pharmaceutical CorporationNortheast Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd.Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd.Shandong Xinhua Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd.
  • Table: Shijiazhuang Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: North China Pharmaceutical Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Northeast Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Zhejiang NHU Co., Ltd. - financial performance
  • Table: Shandong Xinhua Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd. - financial performance

  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Pharmaceutical Raw Material Manufacturing Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Exports (2007-2021)
  • Imports (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Total Assets (2007-2021)
  • Pharmaceutical Raw Materials Output (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Jargon & Glossary
    Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient
  • The substance in a pharmaceutical drug that is biologically active.
  • Analgesics
  • Drugs that relieve pain without blocking nerve impulse conduction or markedly altering sensory functions.
  • Antipyretics
  • Drugs that reduce body temperature in situations such as fever.
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