Pharmacy chains activity analysis

Pharmacy chains activity analysis

Russian pharmaceuticals retail chain segment evaluation, both on the level of the state and in particular regions. Pharmacy chains development forecast


Product sales and separate market development forecast, based on unique mathematical models

Business and marketing plan development

Development of detailed business-plans, required to evaluate the reasonability of project start

Search of partners for contract production in Russia

Potential partners search and evaluation, based on their technical opportunities, appropriate experience, and reputation

Monitoring of import substitution

assessment of the main trends of import substitution policies and localization processes in the pharmaceutical market in Russia, the key beneficiaries and companies at risk

Database Update: Veterinary API Import to Russia (December 2016 and Yearly Performance)

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

In 2016, Russia imported 1.57 bln RUB worth of veterinary APIs (free circulation prices), which is more than 40% higher than that of 2015. However, this is not the maximum: in 2015, we saw a 160% increase. In physical terms, the import amounted to 837.7 tons, which is 52% higher than that of 2015.

The product list has also undergone a number of significant changes. In 2016, Russia imported 72 veterinary API names against 61 in 2015. Over the past 7 years, the number of imported veterinary API names has increased by more than 3 times.

China is the main supplier of veterinary APIs to Russia, with around 80% of all the imported veterinary APIs in monetary terms in 2016. During the year, the import of veterinary APIs from China was increasing at a rate significantly ahead of the average market growth rate, while in 2015 Russia imported only 73% from China. Bulgaria comes second with 13%, while India is third with 3.6%.

The main importer is Protek SVM, with 15.9% of all import. Vetpharmservice comes second with 15.6%, and The VIC Group is third with 15.6%. The share of The VIC Group has increased by 2.3 times over the year.

Read more about the import of veterinary APIs and feed supplements to Russia (December 2016 performance) here:

Dynamics of veterinary API import to Russia, free circulation prices including customs clearance, RUB, ton (2010 – 2016)