Major Trends Impacting the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Ecosystem
Supply Chain View from the Field
MARCH 29, 2014
Looking at global figures, growth in the consumption of drugs has increased 32 percent from $735 billion in 2007 to $965 billion in 2012, and consumption is projected to reach about $1.2 Double-digit growth is forecasted for emerging and developing markets, while the G6 are predicted to show negative growth in revenue and only modest growth in volume. As “Obamacare” continues to plow forward, the effects on the healthcare environment are slowly but surely being felt.