Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market - Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Upcoming Report
  • Sep 2019
  • Global
  • 350 Pages
  • No of Tables: 60
  • No of Figures: 220

Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market By Product(Organic Chemicals, Inorganic Chemicals, Other Chemicals) Functionality (Fillers & Diluents , Suspending & Viscosity Agents, Coating Agents, Binders, Flavoring Agents & Sweeteners, Disintegrants , Colorants ,Lubricants & Glidants , Preservatives, Emulsifying Agents, Other Functionalities), Type of Formulation (Oral Formulations, Topical Formulations, Parenteral Formulations, Other Formulations), Geography (North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa) - Industry Trends and Forecast to 2026

Market Analysis: Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market

Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market is registering a substantial CAGR of 6.78% in the forecast period of 2019-2026. The report contains data from the base year of 2018 and the historic year of 2017. This rise in the market can be attributed to rising of prescribed drugs, generics markets and consumption of biopharmaceuticals.

Market Definition: Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market

An excipient is a substance which is formulated in conjunction with the active ingredients of a medicine, included for bulking up solid formulations and for long-term stabilization, containing effective active ingredients in small amounts or providing a therapeutic improvement in the final dose type of the active ingredient, such as facilitating drug absorption, reducing consistency or improving solubility. Excipient products can also be useful in the manufacturing technique to assist in managing active substance issues such as enabling the capacity to handle dust or non-stick characteristics, as well as helping in vivo stabilization such as denaturation interference or aggregation over the anticipated span of moment.

Market Drivers

  • Growth of the prescribed drugs market backed by useful excipients is driving the growth of the market
  • A surge within the generics market is propelling the growth of the market
  • Increasing consumption of biopharmaceuticals is boosting the growth of the market
  • Rising adoption of orphan medication is contributing to the growth of the market

Market Restraints

  • Cost and time demanding drug development process is restricting the growth of the market
  • Increasing regulatory inflexibility is hindering the growth of the market

Segmentation: Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market

By Product

  • Organic Chemicals

    • Oleochemicals

      • Fatty Alcohols
      • Mineral Stearates
      • Glycerin
      • Other Oleochemicals

    • Carbohydrates

      • Sugars

        • Actual Sugars

          • Lactose
          • Sucrose
          • Dextrose (D-Glucose)

        • Sugar Alcohols

          • Mannitol
          • Sorbitol
          • Other Sugar Alcohols

        • Artificial Sweeteners

      • Cellulose

        • Microcrystalline Cellulose
        • Cellulose Ethers
        • CMC and Croscarmellose Sodium
        • Cellulose Esters

      • Starch

        • Modified Starch
        • Dried Starch
        • Converted Starch

    • Petrochemicals

      • Glycols

        • Polyethylene Glycol
        • Propylene Glycol

      • Povidones
      • Mineral Hydrocarbons

        • Petrolatum
        • Mineral Waxes
        • Mineral Oils

      • Acrylic Polymers
      • Other Petrochemicals

    • Proteins
    • Other Organic Chemicals

  • Inorganic Chemicals

    • Calcium Phosphate
    • Metal Oxides
    • Halites
    • Calcium Carbonate
    • Calcium Sulfate
    • Other Inorganic Chemicals

  • Other Chemicals

By Functionality

  • Fillers & Diluents
  • Suspending & Viscosity Agents
  • Coating Agents
  • Binders
  • Flavoring Agents & Sweeteners
  • Disintegrants
  • Colorants
  • Lubricants & Glidants
  • Preservatives
  • Emulsifying Agents
  • Other Functionalities

By Type of Formulation

  • Oral Formulations

    • Tablets
    • Capsules

      • Hard Gelatin Capsules
      • Soft Gelatin Capsules

    • Liquid Formulations

  • Topical Formulations
  • Parenteral Formulations
  • Other Formulations

By Geography

  • North America

    • U.S.
    • Canada
    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany
    • Italy
    • U.K.
    • France
    • Spain
    • Netherlands
    • Belgium
    • Switzerland
    • Turkey
    • Russia
    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • Japan
    • China
    • India
    • South Korea
    • Australia
    • Singapore
    • Malaysia
    • Thailand
    • Indonesia
    • Philippines
    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • South America

    • Brazil
    • Rest of South America

  • Middle East and Africa

    • South Africa
    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

Key Developments in the Market:

  • In July 2019, The Lubrizol Corporation announced the acquisition of Bavaria Medizin Technologies (BMT) from its current primary shareholder, Custos Vermögensverwaltungs, as well as from minority shareholders by its German subsidiary named Lubrizol Deutschland. This purchase creates Lubrizol's skills in precision thermoplastic extrusion and product development, creating Lubrizol as a real end-to-end participant in the global pharmaceutical industries and medical device.
  • In December 2018, Roquette announced the closure of the purchase of a large interest in Crest Cellulose from Pravesha Industries, India's leading pharmaceutical packaging firm. The development of this joint venture will strengthen Roquette's place as a leading supplier of pharmaceutical trade and a worldwide player in advanced natural pharmaceutical excipients. Adding both business authority and manufacturing capacities will provide solid knowledge and track record in the industry for pharmaceutical excipients. They will create fresh possibilities for both Roquette's and Crest Cellulose's clients and staff, as both companies maintain a dedication to development, performance, and efficiency.

Competitive Analysis:

Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market is highly fragmented and the major players have used various strategies such as new product launches, expansions, agreements, joint ventures, partnerships, acquisitions, and others to increase their footprints in this market. The report includes market shares of Pharmaceutical Excipients Market for global, Europe, North America, Asia-Pacific, South America and Middle East & Africa.

Key Market Competitors:

Few of the major market competitors currently working in the Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market are Ashland. , Roquette Frères, he Lubrizol Corporation,  FMC Corporation, Evonik Industries AG, Dow, Croda International Plc  BASF SE,  Avantor, Inc, BENEO, Chemische Fabrik Budenheim, Kerry Inc. ,  DFE Pharma,   Colorcon, Air Liquide,  The Lubrizol Corporation, Archer Daniels Midland Company Associated British Foods plc, Peter Greven GmbH & Co. KG and Pfanstiehl, Inc among others.

Research Methodology: Global Pharmaceutical Excipients Market

 Data collection and base year analysis is done using data collection modules with large sample sizes. The market data is analyzed and forecasted using market statistical and coherent models. Also market share analysis and key trend analysis are the major success factors in the market report. To know more please request an analyst call or can drop down your enquiry.

The key research methodology used by DBMR research team is data triangulation which involves data mining, analysis of the impact of data variables on the market, and primary (industry expert) validation. Apart from this, other data models include Vendor Positioning Grid, Market Time Line Analysis, Market Overview and Guide, Company Positioning Grid, Company Market Share Analysis, Standards of Measurement, Top to Bottom Analysis and Vendor Share Analysis. To know more about the research methodology, drop in an inquiry to speak to our industry experts.

Primary Respondents

Demand Side: Doctors, Surgeons, Medical Consultants, Nurses, Hospital Buyers, Group Purchasing Organizations, Associations, Insurers, Medical Payers, Healthcare Authorities, Universities, Technological Writers, Scientists, Promoters, and Investors among others.

Supply Side: Product Managers, Marketing Managers, C-Level Executives, Distributors, Market Intelligence, and Regulatory Affairs Managers among others.

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