Published Date : May 16, 2016
The global market for ePharmacy has been driven in the past few years by the rising penetration of the Internet in most developing countries and the surging support from governments across the globe. ePharmacies enable patients and consumers to have medicines delivered to them right at their doorstep without the need to visit pharmacies or medical stores. This convenience has greatly boosted the market for ePharmacy over the past decade.
The trend of ePharmacies offers consumers a wide range of benefits. These include:
APAC’s Unmet Medical Needs Offering Significant Opportunities
At present, the global market for ePharmacy is led by developed regions such as Europe and North America. Thanks the advanced and updated scenario of established technologies in these regions, it has become increasingly easy for governments to introduce ePharmacy platforms. As against this, the development markets of Latin America and Asia Pacific are anticipated to emerge as strong contenders in the coming years. Countries such as India and China have been presenting significant opportunities in the form of high unmet medical needs.