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Briefing on drug retail of the Russian pharmaceutical market in 2018
According to the statistics provided by DSM Group, all Russian drugstores have sold 5.3 billion packages of medicinal product in 2018, with the sales amount reaching to 991.9 billion roubles (retail price). The drug sales amount and volume have increased by 4.6% and 4.9% respectively, compared with a year earlier. And it showed an increasing trend in the drug sales amount and volume from 2015 to 2018.
Besides, Russian home-made drug sales amount was 289 billion roubles and sale volume was 3,109 million packages in 2018, accounting for 29.2% and 59% respectively of the total number. And compared with imported drugs, home-made drug sales amount and volume has seen an obvious increase, rising by 6.2% and 5.3%.
The top 5 pharmaceutical selling enterprises in Russia come from Germany, France, Switzerland and Israel in 2018, and they are BAYER (German), SANOFI ( France), NOVARTIS(Switzerland ), TEVA (Israel), and SERVIER (France).