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 Drug and API Import to Russia (December 2017)

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Among veterinary products, feed supplements led the way in import volume in 2017, with 32.8 mln RUB (free circulation prices). Since 2016, feed supplement import has increased by 6.2% in monetary terms. Veterinary drug import has risen by 7.6% in monetary terms, with the volume amounting to more than 23.8 mln RUB. Veterinary API import shows the best progress with 12.9% and 1.8 bln RUB.

Feed supplement import has the lowest growth rate in physical terms among the three products, with 3.4%, which is considerably lower than its progress in monetary terms. In 2017, Russia imported 10.7 mln units of feed supplements. Veterinary drug import has increased by 14% and amounts to 27.8 mln units. Veterinary API import shows the best progress here too, with 32% and more than 1,000 kg of units.

Importer Rusmedtorg contributed the most to imports in monetary terms, substantially changing both the product line and supplier companies. The number of transactions by the company has increased by 3.4 times over the year. Laboratorios Hipra and Zoetis contributed to veterinary drug imports, with a 42% and 37% increase in performance. Both companies benefited mostly from exporting vaccines Unistrain PRRS and Bovi Shield, respectively. As for feed supplements, Indonesian Pt. Cheil Jedang, which imports only 4 products, showed the best performance. Over the year, the company’s imports in monetary terms have doubled.

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

Dynamics of Veterinary drugs, feed additives, veterinary API to Russia (RUB, including VAT), 2013-2017