The Veterinary Pharmaceutical Manufacturing industry is a relatively small segment of the general Australian pharmaceutical sector. The industry is involved in the development and manufacture of animal health products including veterinary medicines, vaccines, and other biological and medicinal feed additives. As such, it is geared towards two main segments: food-producing animals (including cattle, pigs, poultry and sheep) and companion animals (including cats and dogs). In 2012-13, the industry accounted for just 4.5% of the overall pharmaceutical sector.
This industry is mainly engaged in manufacturing drugs, medicines, medicinal chemicals, vaccines, serums and other pharmaceutical products for veterinary use. These animal health products are targeted towards food-producing animals (cattle, pigs, poultry and sheep) and companion animals (dogs and cats).
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.