The global diabetes market is a large, multi-faceted market comprised of diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment; includes drugs, equipment, supplies; is well established; is characterized by emerging technologies and has a patient population that continues to grow through penetration of previously undiagnosed patients, growth in prevalence in diabetes (particularly as a co-morbidity with obesity).
Below is a highlight of the market's growth, by segments, from 2009 to 2018. As is evident, the largest segments of the market are for insulin, anti-diabetic drugs and test strips.
Worldwide Diabetes Market, By Segment, 2009-2018
Source: MedMarket Diligence, LLC; Report #D510, "Diabetes Management: Products, Technologies, Markets and Opportunities Worldwide 2009-2018."