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Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C26.600 | May 2017

Picture of health: Industry revenue is expected to grow steadily over the next five years

IBISWorld’s Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Elekta Limited Elekta Limited market share
Rapiscan Systems Ltd Rapiscan Systems Ltd market share
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing  market share
Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Annual Growth 18-23
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Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Operators are expected to perform well as a weak pound supports domestic demand
  • The ageing of the UK population is expected to boost industry demand and revenue
  • The continued ageingof the UK population boosts demand formedical apparatus
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Demand for electromedical and imaging equipment is being driven by a rise in demand for health-care services. The growing and ageing of the UK population along with poor lifestyle choices are expected to have increased demand for health-care services. However, the domestic industry is small in comparison with the wider global market, as US and, to a lesser extent, German companies soak up the largest proportion of revenue. The four largest players in the UK industry are expected to generate approximately 56.9% of the industry's revenue in the current year. The number of enterprises operating in the industry is projected to increase at a compound annual rate of 7.8% over the five years through 2017-18, indicating the existence of opportunities for UK operators... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The industry has a medium level of capital intensity. Labour costs are relatively high in the industry, with wage costs expected to account for 13.2% of revenue in 2017-18, while depreciation charges represent an estimated 1.2% of revenue. This indicates that for every £1.00 spent on capital, operators are expected to spend £11.03 on wages.

Although the industry relies on high levels of technology, wage costs are expected to be substantial due to the use of highly skilled employees in the areas of research and development, production and sales. An increased use of machinery in production processes, along with growing sales, has increased productivity and enabled scale economies. How.. purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry are

  • Access to the latest available and most efficient technology and techniques
  • Having links with suppliers
  • Establishment of export markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Population aged 65 years and over and Total health expenditure in the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry?

    Operators in this industry manufacture irradiation, electromedical and electrotherapeutic equipment. Among other activities, the industry includes the manufacture medical equipment such as pacemakers and hearing aids.

    Industry Products
    Health apparatus based on X-raysIndustrial apparatus based on X-raysX-ray generatorsElectro-diagnostic apparatusOxygen therapy apparatusHearing aids
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing irradiation apparatus and tubes Manufacturing computed tomography (CT) scannersManufacturing positron emission tomography (PET) scannersManufacturing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) equipmentManufacturing medical ultrasound equipmentManufacturing electrocardiographsManufacturing electromedical endoscopic equipmentManufacturing medical laser equipmentManufacturing pacemakersManufacturing food and milk irradiation equipment

    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Population aged 65 years and over
  • Total health expenditure
  • Real government consumption expenditure
  • Health consciousness
  • Real effective exchange rate
  • Current Performance
  • Government cuts impair demand
  • Changing revenue sources
  • Treating baby boomers
  • Employment

    and wages

  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Ageing population
  • Capital funding
  • Table: Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Hospitals
  • General Medical Practices
  • Specialist Medical Practices
  • Diagnostic & Ambulance Services
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Electronic Component Manufacturing
  • Loaded Electronic Board Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Electro-diagnostic apparatus
  • Health apparatus based on X-rays
  • Industrial apparatus based on X-rays
  • Oxygen therapy apparatus
  • Other
  • Hearing aids
  • X-ray generators
  • Chart: Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Health-care providers
  • Wholesalers
  • Cosmetic and dental operators
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Research and development
  • Depreciation
  • Rent and utilities
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Elekta Limited
    Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd
    Rapiscan Systems Ltd
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Limited
  • Table: Elekta Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: Rapiscan Systems Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Limited - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Electromedical & Imaging Equipment Manufacturing Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Exports (2009-2023)
  • Imports (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
  • A long, slender medical instrument for examining the interior of a bodily organ or performing minor surgery.
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri)
  • A technique that uses nuclear magnetic resonance to form cross-sectional images of the human body for diagnostic purposes.
  • Radiation
  • Energy that is transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles.
  • Radiotherapy
  • The treatment of disease using radiation X-rays or beta rays directed at the body from an external source or emitted by radioactive materials placed within the body.
  • X-Ray
  • Electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target.

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    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
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    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
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