Medical Affairs Outsourcing Market Size Worth $3.47 Billion By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The global medical affairs outsourcing market size is expected to reach USD 3.47 billion by 2028 registering a CAGR of 12.2%, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Transformation in medical education and the rising number of orphan therapies for the treatment of rare diseases are some of the key factors propelling the market growth. The pharmaceutical companies are looking for assistance to systematically position the therapeutic outcomes of these therapies in the market. According to a report published by IQVIA in 2020, the U.S. FDA has approved 80 orphan indications in 2017 and about 57 in early 2020.

Key suggestions from the report:

    --  The medical writing & publishing segment led the market in 2020 and is
        expected to witness significant growth over the forecast period, owing
        to the increasing need for marketable written content to convey medical
        information to healthcare professionals and patients
    --  North America dominated the global market with a share of 35.3% in 2020
        owing to the presence of a large number of pharmaceutical and medical
        devices companies in the region
    --  Moreover, the high cost of medical affairs services is a major
        challenge, which has encouraged various medical device companies in
        North America to outsource functions to third-party vendors in off-shore
        locations with a high level of expertise in the domain
    --  However, Asia Pacific is anticipated to account for the largest revenue
        share by 2028 while growing at the fastest CAGR over the forecast
        period, owing to cost-efficient service offering by the CROs in the
    --  In addition, improved regulatory framework and availability of a skilled
        workforce in APAC boosts the market growth.

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Changes in the reimbursement scenario and pricing pressure are expected to increase the adoption of cost-saving measures by the pharmaceutical and medical device companies. This is anticipated to promote off-shoring of medical affairs outsourcing in countries like India and China. Pharmaceutical companies are outsourcing medical affairs services to get high-quality documents, control the R&D cost, and reduce investment costs required to train the medical affairs team. Furthermore, the pharmaceutical and medical device companies are outsourcing their medical affairs services to diverge their business activities and manage product life cycles.

In addition, Contract Research Organizations (CROs) offer cost-efficient solutions and compliance with the health authority requirements, thereby propelling market growth. The bio/pharmaceutical outsourcing industry has seen a rise in R&D demand because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This increase in demand, as well as other impacts from the pandemic, such as rising demand for clinical trials and its outsourcing services, have caused some CROs to shift focus and adjust their operations. The pandemic has pushed more pharmaceutical companies and regulators to use new technologies for remote quality audits and inspections, thus driving positive changes in the pharma industry.

Grand View Research has segmented the global medical affairs outsourcing market on the basis of services, industry, and region:

    --  Medical Affairs Outsourcing Services Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2016
        - 2028)
        --  Medical Writing & Publishing
        --  Medical Monitoring
        --  Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs)
        --  Medical Information
        --  Others
    --  Medical Affairs Outsourcing Industry Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2016
        - 2028)
        --  Pharmaceutical
        --  Biopharmaceutical
        --  Medical Devices
            --  Therapeutic Medical Devices
            --  Diagnostic Medical Devices
    --  Medical Affairs Outsourcing Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion, 2016
        - 2028)
        --  North America
            --  U.S.
            --  Canada
        --  Europe
            --  U.K.
            --  Germany
            --  France
            --  Italy
            --  Spain
        --  Asia Pacific
            --  Japan
            --  China
            --  India
            --  Korea
            --  Australia
        --  Latin America
            --  Brazil
            --  Mexico
            --  Argentina
        --  Middle East & Africa
            --  South Africa
            --  Saudi Arabia
            --  UAE

List of Key Players of Medical Affairs Outsourcing Market

    --  ICON plc
    --  IQVIA Holdings, Inc.
    --  The Medical Affairs Company
    --  Syneos Health, Inc.
    --  Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC
    --  Ashfield Healthcare Communications
    --  Zeincro Group
    --  Wuxi Clinical Development, Inc.
    --  SGS S.A.
    --  Indegene, Inc.

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        valued at USD 3.4 billion in 2019 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of
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    --  Europe Medical Affairs Outsourcing Market - The Europe medical affairs
        outsourcing market size was valued at USD 217.6 million in 2019 and is
        projected to register a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 9.8% from
        2020 to 2027.

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