The purpose of the report is to illustrate the state of the market of Pharmaceutical Filtration, to present actual information about the volumes of production, exports, imports, consumption and the state of the market, the changes that took place in 2017, and also, to build a forecast for the growth of the industry in the medium term until 2026.
Pharmaceutical filtration market is categorized on the basis of product type such as membrane filters, prefilters and depth media, single use systems, cartridges & capsules, filter holders, filtration accessories and others (syringe filters, filter bags, and cartridge housing equipment). Membrane filters held largest revenue contributor due to higher use in manufacturing, R&D and environmental cleaning applications in the pharmaceutical industry. Based on application pharmaceutical filtration market is segmented as final product processing, raw material filtration, cell separation, water purification and air purification. Currently final product processing is major revenue generating segment due to stringent regulatory guidelines, growing adoption of biologics, protein and technological advances in filtration process which led to increase use of filtration process in final product processing.
It is studied that, in the base year 2016, North America was highest revenue generating segment due to factors such as highest investment in research and development activities, presence of key manufactures, developed economies, highest number of pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and technological advances. It is estimated that Asia Pacific will growth significantly during forecast period due to increasing partnership of key manufacturers with local players and growing number of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceuticals industries in Asia Pacific would assist the pharmaceutical filtration market growth.
Market Competition Assessment:
The Pharmaceutical filtration market is observed to be highly competitive and comprises large number of players. However, the market is currently dominated by few players such as 3M Company, Amazon Filters Ltd., Eaton Corporation Plc., GE Healthcare, Graver Technologies LLC., Koch Membrane Systems Inc., Meissner Filtration Products Inc., Merck KGaA, Microdyn-Nadir US, Inc., Pall Corporation, Parker Hannifin Corporation, Sartorius Stedim Biotech S.A., and others.