Germany Medical Nutrition Market Analysis


  • Type: Therapeutics Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: Europe
  • Country: Germany
  • Report ID : 2021

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Germany Medical Nutrition Market: Segmented by Ways of Administration, Product Source, End User – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2019 – 2028)

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Report Overview

Germany’s Medical Nutrition market size stood at around USD XX.X billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD XX billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of around 3.4% during the forecast period.

According to the Global Health and Wellness Survey, in 2018, about 70% of individuals who were aged 65 years and over were diagnosed with a metabolic condition in Germany. Furthermore, in these disorders, nutrition therapy is a critical component of the management to prevent acute complications, such as metabolic decompensation, and/or to prevent long-term complications of the given disorder.

Dietary therapy is critical for normal growth and development, to prevent acute complications, and/or to prevent long-term complications of the given disorder. A failure to follow specific dietary treatment can lead to complications and even death in individuals with metabolic disorders. Nutrition therapy for patients with inherited metabolic disorders is lifelong. The management of patients with many inborn errors of metabolism requires a multidisciplinary approach that combines both nutrition and medical management.

Market Drivers

The major factors attributing to the growth of the market are the aging population, increased disease diagnosis, increasing prevalence of metabolic disorders, and high spending on healthcare.

The actual number of patients undergoing diagnosis of metabolic disorders has increased over the decade, hence, there is an increase in the number of patients diagnosed.

1. Germany Medical Nutrition Market Overview……………………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Driving and Restraining Factors………………………………….
A. Ageing population
B. Increased disease diagnosis
C. Increasing prevalence of metabolic disorders
D. High spending on healthcare
3. Medical Nutrition Market by Major Diseases……..………………
A. Paediatric Malnutrition
B. Gastrointestinal Diseases
C. Renal Failure
D. Cancer
E. Pulmonary Diseases
F. Diabetes
G. Neurological Diseases
4. Medical Nutrition Market Segmentation…………………………………
A. By Ways of Administration
a. Parenteral Nutrition
b. Enteral Nutrition
c. Oral
B. By Product Source
a. Vegetables
b. Fruits
c. Others
C. By End User
a. Infants
b. Adults
c. Geriatrics
D. By Application
a. Paediatric Malnutrition
b. Diabetes
c. Obesity
d. Renal Failure
e. Sarcopenia
f. Cancer
5. Medical Nutrition 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. Abbott Nutrition Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Nestle Nutrition 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 Developments
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

By Ways of Administration

    • Parenteral Nutrition
    • Enteral Nutrition
    • Oral

Oral medical nutrition accounts for the largest share, in terms of value, in this segment. This is mainly because of the additional cost of processing the product/nutrient involved in enteral/parenteral routes. Until other routes of administration are deemed necessary, physicians mostly prefer the oral route, as it involves lesser complexities and costs, compared to the other two routes of administration. As long as the patients can consume food orally, their stomach and intestine functionalities are not affected, oral route is the preferred route of administration for medical nutrition. This is one of the reasons for the large market share, in terms of value, of orally administered medical nutrition.

By Product Source

    • Vegetables
    • Fruits
    • Others

By End-User

    • Infants
    • Adults
    • Geriatrics

The geriatric population maintains the largest share in the Germany Nutrition market. As per Germany Federal Statistical Office 2020 report, currently there about 83 million population in Germany. Of these 16.2 million populations are above 67 years of age and this number is projected to reach 21.4 million in 2040. As the number of elderly populations is expected to increase in the near future who are more prone to metabolic, neurological, and other disorders which will boost the market over the forecast period.

Major Players

Some of the major players of the market are Abbott Nutrition, Nestle Health Science, Nestle Nutrition, Abbott Laboratories Inc., Gentiva Health Services Inc., Mead Johnson & Company, Baxter International Inc., B. Braun Melsungen AG, Baxter Healthcare, B. Braun Melsungen AG, and Nutricia.


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