World Vaccines Market and Future Forecast

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World Vaccines Market: Vaccine Segments Analysis, Vaccine Cases and Future Forecast

“…As growth in sales of vaccines has become higher than the traditional business all major pharmaceutical companies are eyeing the vaccine market as driver for their growth. Many mergers and acquisition have taken place in this space as consolidation has become the keyword for future growth. With companies consolidating they can focus better in the market and keep their profit margins high. Recently, pharmaceutical company Pfizer acquired Wyeth, Merck acquired Schering Plough and Sanofi acquired Shantha Biotechnics….”
“…Due to rising fear of terrorism Bio- Bio-protection vaccine future is also shinning. The Bio-protection vaccines market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 12.08% percent from 2009 to 2015…Seasonal flu vaccine market is forecasted to be more than US$ 7 billion by 2016…”

Research Highlights [selected]:
– World vaccines market will cross the mark of US$40 Billion by 2015
– Pediatric proprietary vaccine market is the biggest vaccine sector with more than US$6 Billion market in 2009
– In 2009 four companies (GSK, Sanofi-Aventis, Wyeth and Merck & Co.) together control 71% of the vaccines market worldwide
– Influenza vaccine market is expected to cross US$ 7 Billion market by 2015
– Bio-protection and Travel & Endemic vaccines market is expected to double by 2015 from their market in 2009
– US is the biggest vaccine market worldwide with more than US$10 Billion and its expected to lead the market till 2015

– Malaria vaccine market for public is expected to cross US$400 Million by 2025
– Cervical Cancer vaccine market is forecasted to cross US$4 Billion mark by 2012 and thereafter its year on year growth will slow down
– Prevner a Pfizer a product is expected to become the first vaccine to cross US$5 Billion mark by 2015