News, archive: June 2023
In January–May 2023, Russian manufacturers produced 282 billion rubles’ of pharmaceutical drugs (manufacturer’s prices, VAT included), down 5.8% from the same period in 2022. In physical terms, the production volume was 1.64 billion packages, down 9.7% from January–May 2022. If calculated in minimum dosage units (MDU), Russian manufacturers produced 32.2 billion MDUs, down 3.9% from January–May 2022.
In January–March 2023, the online sales or reservations of pharmacy products (pharmaceutical drugs and parapharmaceuticals) in Russia were 80.2 billion rubles (end-user prices, VAT included), up 2.3% from January–March 2022 (against 69.6% in Q1 2022, with its rush demand). This year, however, the online segment has entered a phase of stagnation due to the fact that further development might no longer be possible, when the experimental online sale of prescription drugs launched on March 1, 2023 is stalling.
6/16/2023 RNC Pharma: Development Opportunities for Larger and Smaller Pharmaceutical Retailers Segregated, Development of Online Segment Halted
Russian Pharmacy Chain Rankings in Q1 2023
Russian Pharmaceutical Distributor Rankings in Q1 2023