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Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C21.100 | Apr 2017

Spoonful of sugar: Rising export revenue is expected to support growth through the current year

IBISWorld’s Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
AstraZeneca UK Ltd AstraZeneca UK Ltd market share
GSK GSK market share
Novartis UK Ltd Novartis UK Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£1bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-2.6%
Annual Growth 17-22
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Profit
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Employment
7,694
Businesses
169
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The UK pharmaceutical sector commands an important position in the UK economy, and Britain is one of the world's largest exporters of pharmaceuticals by value. One small, albeit important, component of the sector is the Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing industry, which manufactures active substances used for their pharmacological properties to make medicines. The industry is an integral part of the pharmaceutical supply chain and the pharmaceutical sector's research and development (R&D) process.

Industry revenue has declined during the past five years, driven by declining exports in the middle of the period. Over the five years through 2016-17, industry revenue is estimated to decline at a compound annual rate of... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Active product ingredients

The Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing industry is an essential part of the pharmaceutical supply chain. The conversion of intermediate substances into active product ingredients (APIs) is the largest component of the industry and is estimated to account for 69.5% of industry revenue in 2016-17. An API is a compound or substance used as a therapeutically active compound to manufacture a pharmaceutical product. APIs are used to make various different medicines, including antibiotics, basic vitamins, salicylic acid and aspirin. They are also used to develop drugs and conduct clinical trials. The.. purchase to read more

 


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What is the Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in the Basic Pharmaceutical Product Manufacturing industry manufacture medicinal active substances that are used for their pharmacological properties to make medications, including antibiotics, basic vitamins, salicylic acids and aspirin. The industry also includes companies that process blood and glands and manufacture chemically pure sugars.

Industry Products
Human and animal blood processingChemically pure sugarsActive product ingredients
 
Industry Activities
Blood processingManufacturing medicinal active substancesManufacturing chemically pure sugarsProcessing glands and extracts from glands


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