Emerging Markets: Chinese and Indian Markets for Hearing Aids and Audiology Devices 2011 – MedSuite

Emerging Markets: Chinese and Indian Markets for Hearing Aids and Audiology Devices 2011 – MedSuite


The Chinese and Indian emerging markets for hearing devices consist of hearing aids and cochlear implants. The hearing aid market is segmented into the wholesale and retail markets. The wholesale hearing aid market includes the sale of hearing aids produced by manufacturers and sold to the retail chain, while the retail hearing aid market includes the final sale of hearing aids to end users. Depending on the country, the retail market can consist of either a private retail market where hearing aids are dispensed solely through private retail chains, or a public healthcare system that controls the distribution of hearing aids to patients. The cochlear implant market includes the sale of the device to the surgical center.

  • Year: 2011
  • Scope: 2007-2017
  • Region: Asia-Pacific
  • Published Date: 09/01/2011
  • Pages: 195
  • Type: MedSuite

In 2010, the Chinese and Indian hearing device market was valued at over US$917 million, an increase of 13.2% over the previous year. The overall market for hearing devices and is estimated to grow at a double-digit rate over the forecast period. Within this market, the cochlear implant segment experienced double-digit growth in 2010.

The market segments covered in this report include:

• Chinese and Indian Wholesale Hearing Aids.
• Chinese and Indian Retail Hearing Aids,
• Hearing Aids by Style,
• Hearing Aids by Battery Style,
• Hearing Aids by Circuit Type and
• Cochlear Implant Devices

Within the wholesale hearing devices market, companies such as Siemens, GN ReSound, Sonova and Starkey lead the market, among many others. 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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