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Thailand CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape Report

Press Release   •   Jan 04, 2017 06:29 EST

GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist, has released its latest report, CountryFocus: Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape - Thailand. The report is an essential source of information on and analysis of the healthcare, regulatory and reimbursement landscape in Thailand. It identifies the key trends in the countrys healthcare market and provides insights into its demographic, regulatory, and reimbursement landscape and healthcare infrastructure. Most importantly, the report provides valuable insights into the trends and segmentation of its pharmaceutical and medical device markets. It uses data and information sourced from proprietary databases, secondary research, and in-house analysis by GlobalDatas team of industry experts.

In 2015, the population of Thailand 68.84 million, and it is estimated to reach 69.31 million by 2020. The value of the pharmaceutical market was estimated at $5.91 billion in 2015, and is expected to reach $9.47 billion in 2020, increasing at a projected CAGR of 10%.

The positive trends in the healthcare market of Thailand can be attributed primarily to -

- Increasing medical tourism

- Increasing health awareness

- Greater access to life-saving facilities

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The report provides information on the healthcare, regulatory, and reimbursement landscape in Thailand, and includes -

- An overview of the pharmaceutical and medical device markets, including size, segmentation, and key drivers and barriers

- Profiles and SWOT analyses of the major players in the pharmaceutical and medical device markets. The key players covered for the pharmaceutical market are GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Sanofi, Roche, AstraZeneca and Novartis.

- An insightful review of the reimbursement and regulatory landscape, with details of the reimbursement process, regulatory agencies, and market authorization processes for new drug and medical devices

- Detailed analysis of the political and economic environment, including economic indicators, demographics, healthcare infrastructure, and healthcare expenditures

- An overview of the opportunities and challenges for growth in the healthcare market

Reasons to buy

This report will enhance your decision-making capability by allowing you to -

- Develop business strategies by understanding the trends shaping and driving Thailands healthcare market

- Drive revenues by understanding the key trends, reimbursement and regulatory policies, pharmaceutical market segments and companies likely to impact Thailands healthcare market in the future

- Formulate effective sales and marketing strategies by understanding the competitive landscape and analyzing competitors performance

- Organize your sales and marketing efforts by identifying the market categories and segments that present the most opportunities for consolidation, investment and strategic partnership

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Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 6

1.1 List of Tables 9

1.2 List of Figures 12

2 Introduction 16

2.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 16

3 Overview of Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Markets 17

3.1 Pharmaceutical Market 17

3.1.1 Market Overview 17

3.1.2 Pharmaceutical Import and Export 21

3.1.3 Supply Channels 23

3.1.4 Market Segments 25

3.1.5 Major Therapeutic Areas 28

3.1.6 Major Companies 31

3.2 Medical Device Market 90

3.2.1 Market Overview 90

3.3 Market Drivers and Barriers 93

3.3.1 Drivers 93

3.3.2 Barriers 95

4 Market Access 97

4.1 Reimbursement and Payer Landscape 97

4.1.1 Overview of Healthcare system 97

4.1.2 Reimbursement Process 100

4.1.3 Overview of Insurance Providers 103

4.1.4 Patient Share in Healthcare Spending 105

4.1.5 Price Trends in the Healthcare Sector 106

4.1.6 Pricing Policies 107

4.2 Regulatory Landscape 108

4.2.1 Overview of Regulatory Agencies 108

4.2.2 Market Authorization Procedure for Pharmaceutical Products 110

4.2.3 New Medical Device Approval Process 117

4.2.4 Licensing Process for Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Manufacturing 119

4.2.5 Licensing Process for Pharmaceutical Exports and Imports 120

4.2.6 Intellectual Property Rights 122

4.2.7 Clinical Trial Regulations 130

4.2.8 Pharmaceutical Advertising Regulations 132

4.2.9 Pharmacy Regulations 133

4.2.10 Labelling and Packaging Regulations 134

5 Country Analysis 136

5.1 Political Environment 136

5.1.1 Political Structure 136

5.1.2 Analysis of the Current Political Environment 138

5.1.3 Healthcare Policy Initiatives 141

5.2 Economic Landscape 142

5.3 Economic Indicators 146

5.3.1 Gross Domestic Product 146

5.3.2 Gross National Income 150

5.3.3 Inflation 151

5.3.4 Currency Exchange Rate 155

5.3.5 Foreign Direct Investment 156

5.3.6 Foreign Exchange Reserves 157

5.3.7 Trade Balance 158

5.3.8 Government Structural Balance 161

5.3.9 Government Net Debt 162

5.3.10 Major Industries 164

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