According to the statistics by the World Health Organization, the global per capita healthcare expenditure amounted to USD 1,064.741 in the year 2017. The worldwide healthcare expenditure per person grew from USD 864.313 in 2008 to USD 1,110.841 in 2018, where the U.S. is the top country that amounted to healthcare expenditure of USD 10, 623.85 per capita in 2018. As of 2018, the domestic general government healthcare spending in the U.S. was USD 5355.79, which grew from USD 3515.82 in 2008. These are some of the factors responsible for market growth over the past few years. Moreover, as per the projections by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the estimated average annual percent change related to National Health Expenditures (NHE) in the U.S. was 5.2% in 2020 as compared to 2019 (4.5%). Furthermore, the National Health Expenditures are projected to reach USD 6,192.5 Billion in 2028, where the per capita expenditure is estimated to touch USD 17,611 in the same year. These are notable indicators that are anticipated to create lucrative business opportunities in upcoming years.
Regionally, the global HBsAg testing market is segmented into five major regions including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America and the Middle East & Africa region. The market in Asia Pacific is estimated to witness noteworthy growth over the forecast period on the back of the large number of patients, and growing occurrence of hepatitis in the region. Moreover, the market in North America is expected to grab the largest share during the forecast period, which can be credited largely to the high availability of advanced diagnostic tools in the region. In addition, increasing number of government initiatives to raise awareness about hepatitis, and high healthcare expenditure are also projected to drive the market growth in the region in the coming years. As per the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the healthcare spending in the United States grew by 9.7% in 2020, reaching a value of USD 4.1 trillion. As a share of the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the health spending accounted for about 19.7%.
The global HBsAg testing market is further classified on the basis of region as follows:
Our in-depth analysis of the global HBsAg testing market includes the following segments:
March 2021- Roche and Dicerna started Phase II trial of GalXC RNAi candidate, RG6346, for treating chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.
February 2019- Abbott introduced a sensitive rapid diagnostic test, the Determine HBsAg 2, which is a highly sensitive and easy-to-use test enabling identification of those with the virus.
In 2023, market players might incur losses due to huge gap in currency translation followed by contracting revenues, shrinking profit margins & cost pressure on logistics and supply chain.
Controlling Inflation has become the first priority for global economies from last quarter of 2022 and to be followed in 2023. With skewed economic situations, rise in interest rate by governments to control spending and inflation, spiked oil and gas prices, high inflation, geo-political issues including U.S. & China trade war, Russia-Ukraine conflict to intensify the global economic issues.
The interest rates in the U.S. may be less sensitive in 2023 as compared to 2022; sigh of relief for businesses. Positive business sentiments, healthy business balance sheets, growth in construction spending (private construction value in 2022 stood at $1,429.2 billion, 11.7 percent (±1.0 percent) above the $1,279.5 billion spent in 2021, Residential construction in 2022 was $899.1 billion, up by 13.3 percent (±2.1 percent) from $793.7 billion in 2021, non-residential construction touched $530.1 billion, 9.1 percent (±1.0 percent) above the $485.8 billion in 2021.) showcases minimal impact of recession in the country.
Similarly, spiked spending in the European and major Asia economics including, India, China & Japan to showcase less impact on the global demand.
Author Credits: Radhika Gupta, Shivam Bhutani
Ans: The major factors driving market growth are growing prevalence of hepatitis B, and increasing awareness among about early detection of the disease.
Ans: The market is anticipated to attain a robust CAGR over the forecast period, i.e., 2022-2031.
Ans: The major players in the market are Abbott Laboratories, F. Hoffman-La Roche AG, Siemens AG, Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Danaher Corporation, and others.
Ans: The company profiles are selected based on the revenues generated from the product segment, geographical presence of the company which determine the revenue generating capacity as well as the new products being launched into the market by the company.
Ans: The market is segmented by type, application, and by region.
Ans: The hospitals segment is anticipated to hold largest market size and is estimated grow at a notable CAGR over the forecast period and display significant growth opportunities.
Ans: Lack of awareness regarding HBsAg testing in lower economic regions is estimated to hamper the market growth.
Ans: Asia Pacific will provide more business opportunities for market growth owing to the large number of patients, and growing occurrence of hepatitis in the region.