DUBLIN, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/srdw5x/animal) has announced the addition of the "Animal Antimicrobials and Antibiotics Market by Products, Animals & Mode Of Delivery - Global Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering.
The global animal antimicrobials and antibiotics market was valued at an estimated $3,340.8 million in 2013. The rising demand for animal protein products in the emerging countries and the increasing trend for companion animal ownership are some of the factors driving the growth of this market.
The factors restraining this market are the regulatory authorities restricting antibiotics use, increased use of in-feed enzymes, competitive exclusion products and probiotics as an alternative to antibiotics and prophylactic use of antibiotics being replaced by good husbandry, environment and hygienic practices.
In this report, the global animal antimicrobials and antibiotics market is segmented based on products, animals, mode of delivery, and geography. Based on the different types of products, the animal antimicrobials and antibiotics market is classified into tetracyclines, penicillins, sulfonamides, macrolides, aminoglycosides, cephalosporin and others.
Based on animals type, the global animal antimicrobial and antibiotics market is segmented into companion animals (dogs, cats, and horses) and food-producing animals (poultry, pigs, cattle, sheep and goats), and other animals (fishes, rabbits and other animals). Based on the various modes of delivery, the global market is divided into premix, oral powder and solutions, injections, intramammary preparations and others.
Tetracyclines dominated the animal antimicrobials and antibiotics product segment in 2013, accounting for around 60% of the market revenue. By animal types, the antimicrobials and antibiotics market for pigs dominated the global market with a share of nearly 25% in 2013. By mode of delivery, premixes were the major revenue contributor in 2013, with an estimated share of nearly 49% n 2013.
The global antimicrobials and antibiotics market is further divided into four major geographies, namely, North America, Europe, Asia, and the Rest of the World (RoW). These regions are further analyzed at the country level.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Premium Insights
4 Market Overview
5 Veterinary Antimicrobials And Antibiotics Market, By Product
6 Veterinary Antimicrobials And Antibiotics Market, By Mode Of Delivery
7 Veterinary Antimicrobials And Antibiotics Market, By Type Of Animal
8 Geographic Analysis
9 Competitive Landscape
10 Company Profiles
- Bayer Ag
- Boehringer Ingelheim
- Ceva Sante Animale
- Eli Lilly And Company
- Merck And Co., Inc.
- Novartis Ag
- Virbac Sa
- Zoetis, Inc.
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