State of India's Pharma sector

Last Modified: Wed Mar 01 2017 20:52:06 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • Rs. 10,000 crore
    Estimated worth of the Indian healthcare market of which the pharma industry is part of.
  • 22.9%
    Expected CAGR growth of the industry.
  • Rs. 38,500 crore
    Estimated value of the industry by 2020
  • 15.9%
    CAGR by 2020
  • 70%
    Estimated market share of generics by 2020. OTC - 21%, Patented Drugs - 9%.
  • 25,000
    or so companies make up the Indian pharma sector of which only 330 belong to the 'organised' sector.
  • 58,000
    additional job opportunities are likely to be created as the industry is expected to grow up to 45 per cent by 2025.
  • 42.3%
    of candidates with B. Pharm degrees were employable in 2016.