Canada Oncology Market Analysis


  • Type: Therapeutics Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: North America
  • Country: Canada
  • Report ID : 3011

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Canada Oncology Therapeutics Market: Segmented by – Treatment Type (Chemotherapy, Target Therapy, Immunotherapy), Drug Class (Cytotoxic Drugs, Targeted Drugs, Hormonal Drugs, Biologics, Others), and End User (Hospitals, Specialty Clinics, Cancer and Radiation Therapy Centres) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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Report Overview

Canada’s Oncological therapeutics market size stood at around USD 3.93 billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Over the past decade, Significant sales growth and increasing treatment costs observed in the Canadian oncology market. Sales have almost tripled, treatment costs have nearly doubled, and drugs with 28-day treatment costs over $10,000 now represent one-third of total sales. With an aging population expected to increase demand for cancer therapies, and a strong pipeline of oncology medicines under development, this fast-growing market is expected to continue to be an important consideration for Canadian patients, prescribers, and payers in years to come. The cancer diagnostics and profiling markets are growing, as the researchers approach major technological breakthroughs in tumor diagnosis and therapy.

Market Drivers

Sales of oncology medicines in Canada have nearly tripled over the past decade, placing Canada fourth among the PMPRB11 countries in terms of growth in the oncology market. the major market drivers are Ease in regulatory approval, Increased healthcare spending for cancer, the rising prevalence of cancer, Strong R&D initiatives from key players. As the market grows, an increasing share is captured by more expensive therapies, EDRDs, and biologics, the increase in the cost of cancer treatment, along with drug prices, has resulted in the growth of the overall market.

1. Canada Oncological Therapeutics Market Overview…………………………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………………….
A. Ease in regulatory approval
B. Increased healthcare spending for cancer
C. Rising prevalence of cancer
D. Strong R&D initiatives from key players
3. Major Oncology Types
A. Breast cancer
B. Lung cancer
C. Colorectal cancer
D. Prostate cancer
E. Blood Cancer
F. Others
4. Oncological Therapeutics Market Segmentation…………………………………
A. Treatment Type
a. Chemotherapy
b. Target Therapy
c. Immunotherapy
B. By Drug Class
a. Cytotoxic Drugs
b. Targeted Drugs
c. Hormonal Drugs
d. Biologics
e. Others
C. End Users
a. Hospitals
b. Specialty Clinics
c. Cancer and Radiation Therapy Centres
5. Oncological Major Products Market Share………………………………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue
6. Competitive Landscape…………………………………………………………………
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles………………………………………………………………….
A. QIAGEN N.V. Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Becton Dickinson Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
8. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape……………………………………
A. Policy changes and Reimbursement scenario
9. Factors Driving Future Growth…………………………………………………………
A. New Trends and Development of Dermatology drug market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Treatment Type:

Based on the type of treatment specified, the market is segmented into Chemotherapy, Target Therapy, Immunotherapy (Biologic Therapy), Hormonal Therapy. The targeted therapy was the largest segment of the oncology drugs market by drug class type, also the chemotherapy segment is expected to be the fastest-growing segment in the oncology drugs market.

By Drug Class:

Based on drug class, the Canadian Oncology market is segmented into cytotoxic drugs, targeted drugs, hormonal drugs, Biologics, and others. The targeted drugs segment held a dominant oncology drugs market share of the Canadian market in 2019. High-cost oncology medicines and Biologics are also accounting for a growing share of drug costs in Canada’s private drug plans.

By End User:

In line with the global scenario, the Canadian oncology market can also be segmented based on end-users like Hospitals, Specialty Clinics, Cancer and Radiation Therapy Centres. The hospital pharmacies are the largest segment of the oncology drugs market by distribution channel in Canada. In 2019, hospital sales accounted for 59% of Canada’s oncology market, whereas Retail sales accounted for 41% of total oncology spending.

Major Players

In Canada, the cancer therapy market is highly competitive and consists of several major players. In terms of market share, a few of the major players currently dominating the market. Their dominance is driven by a strong oncology product portfolio, key strategic business acquisitions, and new product developments since the Canadian oncology market is largely driven by new Drugs. Few major players are AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Eli Lilly, Roche Diagnostics, Novartis, etc.

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  9. Reimbursement scenario
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