Drug Screening Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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Drug Screening Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Status : August, 2020 | Medical Devices | PPT format

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Global Drug Screening Market: Snapshot

Most drug addicts find it difficult to wean themselves away from the fatal substance and require a protracted therapy for that. And the pace with which the substance abuse problem has become increased, means that such therapies are gaining traction. An important part of it is the drug screening process which has seen its market grow steadily owing to the increasing number of drug addicts around the world.

Going forward, the drug screening market is expected to rise further because of the formulation of strict rules and regulations to curb the menace. Those mostly include mandatory drug and alcohol testing. Increased government spending on such devices is serving to benefit the market. Another factor that is stoking the drug screening market is the swift approval and launch of more sophisticated products owing to the constant thrust on product development by keen players. However, on the flipside, ban of consumption of alcohol in many Islamic nations, prohibition of workplace drug testing in many organizations, and inaccuracy of breathalyzers at times is posing a challenge to growth in market.

Going forward, oral fluid testing will open up new frontiers of growth for players in the market. Yet another channel of growth would open up because of fingerprint-based drug screening.

Currently, North America and Europe account for maximum share in the drug screening market. This is because of organizations such as Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in place in the U.S. and various stringent regulations in North American and European countries. In the next few years, however, emerging economies of Asia Pacific will power market growth because of the mushrooming small and medium drug treatment institutions in the region. Most of the savvy players are turning their gaze towards the region in order to grow further.

Global Drug Screening Market: Overview

Drugs are the number one cause of premature death across the world and despite tight security measures at the borders, a number of governments are failing to contain this expanding issue. Now, several governments are adopting screen methods to test potential addicts on the run time as well as encouraging corporate organizations to introduce workplace check-ups. Consequently, the demand in the global drug screening market is poised to expand a notable CAGR during the forecast period of 2017 to 2025.

This report on the global drug screening market is an all-inclusive business intelligence study that showcases its lucrativeness. Compiled by a group of professional research analysts, the report aims to aid as a reliable guide for targeted audiences such as drug and alcohol testing laboratories, manufacturers of testing product and equipment, rapid drug screen device manufacturers, healthcare providers, law enforcement agencies, government agencies, and venture capitalists. Starting with an executive summary that includes overview of how the demand for drug screening has evolved in the recent past and where it is headed, the report dives into the analysis of various market dynamics, such as trends, drivers, opportunities, and challenges. The report also divides the drug screening market into logical segments and determines the potential of demand that can be expected out of various regions and countries. Finishing up a thorough study, the report includes an extended and featured section on the competitive landscape of the global drug screening market, wherein a number of key vendors have been profiled for their product portfolio, business establishment, and recent strategic decisions.

Global Drug Screening Market: Trends and Opportunities

Some of the key factors driving the demand in the global drug screening market are: enforcement of stringent laws that mandate drug and alcohol testing in a number of countries, and growing consumption of drug and alcohol and inflicted community issues, presence of government funding in major markets. In addition to that, a number of new products, devices, and services have gained regulatory approvals, and are gaining adoption among both government agencies and corporate organizations. On the other hand, ban on alcohol consumption in a number of countries that follow Islam ideologies, prohibition of workplace drug testing in some countries, and issues pertaining to accuracy and specificity of breathalyzer are a few restraints obstructing the drug screen market from flourishing.

Global Drug Screening Market: Market Potential

The vendors operating in this market are expected to gain new opportunities is they transform their business strategies towards oral fluid testing and develop the concept of fingerprint-based drug screening. Additionally, market players are expected to make a foray into the emerging economies to find new consumers.

Global Drug Screening Market: Regional Analysis

North America and Europe are the two most profitable regions in the global drug screening market. In the developed country of the U.S., government has its Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in place since long that readily adopts new products that helps them curtail the ubiquity of drugs. Similar controlling measures are taken in a number of European countries such as the U.K., Germany, and France. However, the emerging economies in Asia Pacific, wherein small and medium enterprises are mushrooming, are expected to turn the region into a lucrative one towards the end of the forecast period.

Global Drug Screening Market: Competitive Landscape

Siemens Healthineers, Drägerwerk, Alere, Alfa Scientific Designs, Thermo Fisher, Roche, Shimadzu, MPD, Inc., OraSure, Lifeloc, LabCorp, Psychemedics, Quest Diagnostics, Omega Laboratories, SureHire, CRL, and CannAmm are a few key players currently ahead of the curve in the global drug screen market.

The study presents a granular assessment and quantitative evaluation of:

  • Key growth factors and prominent trends
  • Size and share of key segments in overall market
  • Key challenges and winning imperatives
  • Factors shaping competitive landscape
  • Insights into how contours of market will change in coming years
  • Technological advances
  • New avenues and imminent investment pockets
  • Regulatory landscape shaping current and future strategies of companies

The region-wise assessment includes market dynamics in:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The study is prepared with the help of an extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes but not limited to interactions, interviews, surveys, and events. Opinions of policy makers and industry experts are carefully integrated into the insights to complement primary research. Volumes of secondary data gleaned through renowned paid sources, annual statements, reputed journals, and government documents offer insights into current dynamics and key evolution trajectories the market is likely to assume. The research employs various industry-wide analytics methods and well-established methodologies to ascertain the attractiveness of key segments. Further, it evaluates the lucrativeness of key regions and factors underlying their maturity. The insights notably include a detailed analysis of forces behind vendor differentiation and offers insight into investment-decision making by prominent players.

The report strives to enlighten businesses and industry stakeholders on multiple facets of the growth dynamic of the market, the key of which include answers to:

  • Which key factors will shape the competitive landscape?
  • Which trends will stimulate research and development activities in different geographies?
  • Which are the lucrative growth areas and what is the size of potential they are likely contribute to the overall market?
  • Which disruptions in market growth are likely to come with the new business models?
  • Which are some of the recent overhauls in policies that may change the course of the market significantly?
  • Which are the geographies that will form sizable sources of new streams to new and established players alike?
  • How are top players likely to realign their strategy to counter the forces of competition?
  • Which key strategies emerging players are likely to focus on to consolidate their position?
  • Which changes in end-user preferences might affect the status quo held by the leading players?
  • Which are some of the game-changing innovations influencing the projected share and revenue of the market and its segments?

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