Current value sales of wound care declined by 1% to reach •20.8 billion in 2015. Wound care is a type of category that remains relatively stable as these products are typically stocked at home and offices and last for a long time. However, at the last VAT increase executed in April 2014, consumers were urged to purchase those types of products before the new tax rate came in effect, and a reverse trend lasted long enough to continue adding downward pressure in 2015 as well. Also, the negative...
Euromonitor International's Wound Care in Japan report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2010-2014, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. Forecasts to 2019 illustrate how the market is set to change.
Product coverage: First Aid Kits, Gauze, Tape and Other Wound Care, Sticking Plasters/Adhesive Bandages.
Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.
Why buy this report? * Get a detailed picture of the Wound Care market; * Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change; * Understand the competitive environment, the marketís major players and leading brands; * Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.
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WOUND CARE IN JAPAN
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Headlines Trends Competitive Landscape Prospects Category Data Table 1 Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2010-2015 Table 2 Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2010-2015 Table 3 NBO Company Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2011-2015 Table 4 LBN Brand Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2012-2015 Table 5 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 6 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Executive Summary Modest Positive Growth Continues Demographic Transition Increases Necessity of Self-medication Consumer Preference of Choosing Healthcare Products Diversifies Self-medication Movement May Change the Role of Chemists/pharmacies and Drugstores/parapharmacies. Slow Yet Positive Value Performance Expected Over the Forecast Period Key Trends and Developments Japanese Government Accelerates Promotion of Self-medication To Deal With Medical Expense Caused by Aging Society. Premiumised Products From Major Brands Lead the Market, Whilst Private Label Supports Price-conscious Segment Remarkable Number of Inbound Tourists Enjoys Shopping in Drugstores/parapharmacies Market Indicators Table 7 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services: Value 2010-2015 Table 8 Life Expectancy at Birth 2010-2015 Market Indicators Table 9 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services: Value 2010-2015 Table 10 Life Expectancy at Birth 2010-2015 Market Data Table 11 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2010-2015 Table 12 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2010-2015 Table 13 NBO Company Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2011-2015 Table 14 LBN Brand Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2012-2015 Table 15 Penetration of Private Label in Consumer Health by Category: % Value 2010-2015 Table 16 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format: % Value 2010-2015 Table 17 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format and Category: % Value 2015 Table 18 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2015-2020 Table 19 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2015-2020 Appendix OTC Registration and Classification Vitamins and Dietary Supplements Registration and Classification Self-medication/self-care and Preventive Medicine Switches Summary 1 OTC: Switches 2013-2015 Definitions Sources Summary 2 Research Sources