Good Solution: An increase in insured US citizens will stimulate industry demand

Whether for delivering anesthesia or nutrients, the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing industry provides hospitals with an array of IV solutions. Since the industry relies mainly on downstream demand from hospitals, the number of people with health insurance plays a critical role in determining demand for IV solutions. Forthcoming changes to the nation's healthcare system under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 are anticipated to increase the number of insured Americans over the next five years. In turn, hospital demand is projected to rise and help support demand for IV solutions...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Forecast Growth 16-21

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Consolidation has increased vertical integration and helped safeguard profit
  • Flu seasons result in a nationwide spike in normal saline consumption in hospitals, placing further strain on manufacturers
  • With more companies entering the industry, the number of employees will also continue to rise
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The Intravenous Solution Manufacturing industry heavily relies on specialized technical requirements and innovative technologies; however, these requirements and the regulatory requirements that govern the industry are not insurmountable barriers. The relatively large number of small participants operating in niche segments catering to just a few market segments, combined with the fact that only one player dominates the industry, suggests that the barriers to entry for the industry are relatively low. At the same time, however, barriers may gradually increase as the larger players engage in merger and acquisition activities to strengthen their position in key user industries...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry are

  • Quickly adopt new technology
  • Close monitoring of competition
  • Must comply with government regulations
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from hospitals and Total health expenditure in the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry?

    Companies in this industry primarily engage in manufacturing substances that may be infused directly into a vein using a venous access device. Intravenous (IV) solutions may be used to correct electrolyte imbalances, to deliver medications, for blood transfusion or as fluid replacement. Solutions specifically for animals are excluded from this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Crystalloids
  • Colloids
  • Blood products
  • Oxygen-carrying solutions
  • Industry Activities
  • Manufacturing crystalloid solutions
  • Manufacturing colloid solutions
  • Manufacturing blood products
  • Manufacturing oxygen-carrying products
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from hospitals
  • Total health expenditure
  • Number of people with private health insurance
  • Price of plastic materials and resin
  • Trade-weighted index

  • Current Performance
  • Demand for hospital services and total health expenditure grows
  • Saline shortage
  • Profit and industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Total health spending to grow as well
  • Profit and industry structure
  • Table: Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Home Care Providers
  • Hospitals
  • Specialty Hospitals
  • Nursing Care Facilities

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Plastic & Resin Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Crystalloids
  • Colloids
  • Blood products
  • Oxygen-carrying solutions
  • Chart: Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Hospitals
  • Outpatient surgery centers
  • Exports
  • Homecare facilities
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent, utilities, depreciation and marketing
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal Competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Baxter International Inc., Hospira Inc., B. Braun Medical Inc.,
  • Table: Baxter International Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Hospira Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: B. Braun Medical Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Intravenous (IV) Solution Manufacturing Industry
  • 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)
  • Demand from hospitals (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • intravenous fluids that contain solutes in the form of large proteins or other similarly sized molecules.
  • Crystalloid
  • A solution of water with electrolytes; the most common type of IV solution.
  • Oxygen-Based Solution
  • A solution that consists of an artificially made red blood cell substitute whose main function is to carry oxygen.
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