Report Description

India paracetamol market is expected to grow at an impressive rate during the forecast period. The India paracetamol market is driven by the widespread use of the drug as the first line of treatment as pain and fever reliver. Additionally, the widespread use of the drug in controlling various symptoms of cold, cough and fever in COVID-19 affected patients is further expected to fuel the market growth through FY2026. Furthermore, supportive government policies and schemes such as the Pharma Vision 2020, Bulk Drug Parks establishment scheme and Production linked incentive scheme for local bulk drug manufacturing are expected to create lucrative opportunities for the market growth over the next few years.

The India paracetamol market is segmented based on source, product, form, route of administration, distribution channel, application, end user, company and region. Based on route of administration the market can be split into oral and intravenous. The oral route is expected to dominate the market. This can be ascribed to the associated advantages such as self-administration, cost effectiveness, pain free & easy intake, among others. Additionally, oral drugs are absorbed along the complete length of gastrointestinal tract.

The major players operating in the India paracetamol market are GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Granules India Limited, Farmson Pharmaceutical Gujarat Private Limited, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, CFL Pharmaceuticals Limited, Cipla Limited, Sanofi India Limited, Sri Krishna Pharmaceuticals Limited, Vaishali Pharma Limited and others. Major companies are developing advanced technologies and launching new products in order to stay competitive in the market. Other competitive strategies include mergers & acquisitions and new product developments.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years: FY2016-FY2019

Base Year: FY2020

Estimated Year: FY2021

Forecast Period: FY2022–FY2026

Objective of the Study:

  • To analyze and estimate the market size of India paracetamol market from FY2016 to FY2019.
  • To estimate and forecast the market size of India paracetamol market from FY2020 to FY2026 and growth rate until FY2026.
  • To classify and forecast India paracetamol market based on source, product, form, route of administration, distribution channel, application, end user, company and regional distribution.
  • To identify dominant region or segment in the India paracetamol market.
  • To identify drivers and challenges for India paracetamol market.
  • To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers & acquisitions, etc., in India paracetamol market.
  • To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in India paracetamol market.
  • To identify key sustainable strategies adopted by market players in India paracetamol market.

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TechSci Research performed both primary as well as exhaustive secondary research for this study. Initially, TechSci Research sourced a list of manufacturers across the globe. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also enquired about their competitors. Through this technique, TechSci Research could include the manufacturers which could not be identified due to the limitations of secondary research. TechSci Research analyzed the manufacturers, distribution channels and presence of all major players across the globe.

TechSci Research calculated the market size of India paracetamol market using a bottom-up approach, wherein data for various end-user segments was recorded and forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from the industry experts and company representatives and externally validated through analyzing historical data of these product types and applications for getting an appropriate, overall market size. Various secondary sources such as company websites, news articles, press releases, company annual reports, investor presentations and financial reports were also studied by TechSci Research.

Key Target Audience:

  • Paracetamol manufacturers/ suppliers/ distributors
  • Market research and consulting firms
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers
  • Organizations, forums and alliances related to paracetamol

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders such as manufacturers, suppliers and partners, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, India paracetamol market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • India Paracetamol Market, By Source:
    • In-House
    • Contract Manufacturing Organizations
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Product:
    • Powder
    • Granules
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Form:
    • Tablet
    • Capsule
    • Oral Solution
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Route of Administration:
    • Oral
    • Intravenous
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Distribution Channel:
    • Online
    • Offline
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Application:
    • Pain & Fever Reliver
    • Muscle Cramps
    • Cold & Cough
    • Others
  • India Paracetamol Market, By End User:
    • Adult
    • Pediatric
  • India Paracetamol Market, By Region:
    • North
    • South
    • East
    • West

Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in India paracetamol market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according to a company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
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Table of content

1.    Product Overview

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Impact of COVID-19 on Paracetamol Market

4.    Executive Summary

5.    Manufacturing Paracetamol

5.1.  Raw Material

5.2.  Machinery

5.3.  Manufacturing Methods

5.4.  Contact Details of Machinery & Raw Material Suppliers

6.    Pharmacodynamic Overview of Paracetamol

6.1.  Mechanism of Action

6.2.  Absorption

6.3.  Volume of Distribution

6.4.  Protein Binding

6.5.  Metabolism

6.6.  Route of Elimination

6.7.  Half-Life

6.8.  Clearance

6.9.  Toxicity

7.    India Paracetamol Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast

7.1.1.     By Value & Volume

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Source (In-house v/s Contract Manufacturing Organizations)

7.2.2.     By Product (Powder v/s Granules)

7.2.3.     By Form (Tablet, Capsules, Oral Solution)

7.2.4.     By Route of Administration (Oral v/s Intravenous)

7.2.5.     By Distribution Channel (Online v/s Offline)

7.2.6.     By Application (Pain & Fever Reliver, Muscle Cramps, Cold & Cough, Others)

7.2.7.     By End User (Adult v/s Pediatric)

7.2.8.     By Region (North, East, South, West)

7.2.9.     By Company

7.3.  Product Market Map

8.    Market Dynamics

8.1.  Drivers/Opportunities

8.2.  Challenges/Restraints

9.    Market Trends & Developments

10.  Policy & Regulatory Landscape

10.1.              Custom Duty & Taxes

10.2.              Government Subsidy & Benefits

10.3.              Relevant Policies & Regulations (GMP, USFDA, WHO Certifications)

11.  Import & Export Analysis

12.  Pricing Analysis

13.  India Economic Profile

14.  Competitive Landscape

14.1.              Company Profiles

14.1.1.  GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.      Company Brief      Production Plants & Capacity      Financials (If available)      Captive Consumption v/s Merchant Sale      Current & Future Plans

14.1.2.  Granules India Limited

14.1.3.  Farmson Pharmaceutical Gujarat Private Limited

14.1.4.  Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

14.1.5.  Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

14.1.6.  CFL Pharmaceuticals Limited

14.1.7.  Cipla Limited

14.1.8.  Sanofi India Limited

14.1.9.  Sri Krishna Pharmaceuticals Limited

14.1.10.                Vaishali Pharma Limited

15.  Strategic Recommendations

16.  About Us & Disclaimer 

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Sakshi Bajaal

Business Consultant
Press Release

India Paracetamol Market to grow at an impressive rate During the Forecast Period

Oct, 2020

Growing use of paracetamol as an analgesic and antipyretic agent is expected to drive the growth of India paracetamol market.