Emerging Markets: Chinese and Indian Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Aesthetic and Medical Laser Markets 2011 – MedSuite
- Year: 2011
- Scope: 2007-2017
- Region: Asia-Pacific
- Published Date: 09/01/2011
- Pages: 260
- Type: MedSuite
Medical aesthetic devices are generally used for conditions that are elective and, consequently, are not reimbursed by insurance policies. This has resulted in a market that is vulnerable to decline during economic recessionary periods. However, a number of domestic Chinese manufacturers offer products at prices significantly lower than those of international brands, which drove sales during the recent global financial crisis. The medical devices and pharmaceuticals discussed in this report span a wide range of indications and target consumers, and provide a number of treatments at various price points for consumers. In 2010, demand for affordable procedures exceeded that for more expensive treatments in both China and India. The same was true for treatments that were more minimally invasive as opposed to surgical alternatives. Medical aesthetic treatments are varied and advance at a faster pace than what is typically seen in other medical device markets.
The total Chinese and Indian market for cosmetic surgery, facial aesthetics and medical laser devices was valued at nearly $730 million in 2010. The market will exceed $1.2 billion by 2017.
This market includes:
botulinum toxin A,
augmentation implants and
The medical devices and pharmaceuticals covered in this report include a range of indications and target consumers. In addition, they provide a number of aesthetic alternatives at different price points for consumers. The combined Chinese and Indian market for cosmetic surgery, facial aesthetics and medical laser devices experienced growth in 2010 despite poor economic conditions caused by the global financial crisis of 2008 and 2009. Stable growth is expected for the overall market over the 20112017 forecast period. The dermal filler segment had the highest growth rate in 2010, which will continue over the forecast period. Growth trends for the two individual countries are expected to vary greatly.
Within the Chinese and Indian Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Aesthetic and Medical laser market, companies such as Allergan and Mentor lead the market, among many local competitors. This report provides a comprehensive and detailed analysis of market revenues by device type, market forecasts through 2017, unit sales, average selling prices, market drivers and limiters and a detailed competitive analysis, including manufacturer market shares and product portfolios.
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