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Iran is trying to improve heavily its healthcare system by doing imports and exports to the Middle East. Iran is among the top four countries in exports of pharmaceuticals.
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Medical Sector

MEDICAL SECTOR IRAN

The current market situation of the medical sector Iran and its huge financial opportunities for the German pharmaceutical and medical equipment industry.

OVERVIEW OF THE MEDICAL INDUSTRY IN IRAN

The state of the art Iranian medical system goes back over 100 years ago with the launch of the first modern pharmacy by German, Austrian and French pharmacists in Tehran. The pharmaceutical consumption in Iran are within the top 20 countries and are ranked 3rd in Asia after Japan and China. Beside its relatively huge population of 77 million people and its high drug consumption, Iran is one of the major global market players at the southern coast of the Persian Gulf. Due to the decade lasted sanction the outdated healthcare system of Iran is now an extraordinary market opportunity for investments.

100

Years of modern Medical System in iran

3

highest consumption of medicine in asia

11

% p.a. growth rate of the medical market

2350

Million US dollars of Irans medical sector value (2014)

OVERVIEW OF THE MEDICAL MARKET IN IRAN

The Middle Eastern market is the fastest growing pharmaceutical market in the world with a market growth rate of 11% p.a. With a market value of 2.35 billion US dollars (2014) Iran is among the top four. Iran has a high level of exports of generic drugs in the region, an industry that is heavily reliant on imports of raw material. This makes Iran an attractive market for German and international pharmaceutical companies.

IRANIAN MEDICAL EQUIPMENT MARKET

Since Iran is trying to improve heavily its healthcare system, the medical equipment market of Iran has an approximated annual turnover of 500 million US dollars.

500

anual medical equipment market turnover

DENTISTRY IN IRAN

33333

Iranies are sharing 1 dentist

950

Tsd. US dollars of imported artificial teeth

8300

Tsd. US dollars of tooth radiography equipment

2900

Tsd. US dollars of autoclaves

For every 1.000 people Iran has only 0.03 dentists. Therefore the government is trying to increase the dentistry coverage in Iran. The dentistry market of Iran is heavily reliant on imports for its equipment as Iran imported $950 thousand of artificial teeth, $8.3 million of tooth radiography equipment, $2.9 million of autoclaves, $1.1 million of dental drill engines, $680 thousand of syringe needles and dental injection needles, $400 thousand of electric dental scaler (cavitron), $450 thousand of other dental equipment (March 2015-2016).

1100

Tsd. US dollars of dental drill engines

680

Tsd. US Dollar of syringe needles and dental injection needles

400

Tsd. US dollars of electric dental scaler (cavitron)

450

Tsd. US dollars of other dental equipment

HOSPITALS IN IRAN

The figure from 2015 shows that Iran has 135 thousand hospital beds and 5000 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds. Most of them are estate owned – 80% of the hospitals in Iran are owned by the government. The government of Iran is encouraging the private health sector to invest 5.7 billion US dollars in its infrastructure. They are planning to create 80,000 new hospital beds in Iran.

medical equipment iran
135

Tsd. hospital beds

5

Tds. Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds

80

% government owned beds

5700

Million investment in the private health sectore

80

Tsd. planed new private hosptial beds