Global Excipients Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are BASF, Colorcon, FMC, Fuji Chemicals Industry and The Dow Chemical

Dublin, Dec. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Excipients Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

One key trend upcoming in this market is the marketing of combination materials that are used as supplementary materials during the production of excipients. The use of excipients in drug development helps drugs cross the regulatory barriers easily because of the unique characteristics of excipients.

According to the report, one of the main drivers in this market is the increase in the global demand for excipients. Excipients play a very important role in the pharmaceutical industry and impart added functionalities such as flowability, malleability, and porosity to drug formulations.

Further, the report states that one of the main challenges in the market is the high manufacturing cost of excipients. The basic cost of research and costs associated with the establishment of cGMP guidelines compliant laboratories are very high. Therefore, small players are reluctant to enter the market.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

Key Topics Covered:

01. Executive Summary

02. List of Abbreviations

03. Scope of the Report

04. Market Research Methodology

05. Introduction

06. Market Landscape

07. Market Segmentation by Products

08. Market Segmentation by Functionality

09. Market Segmentation by Category

10. Geographical Segmentation

11. Buying Criteria

12. Market Growth Drivers

13. Drivers and their Impact

14. Market Challenges

15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges

16. Market Trends

17. Trends and their Impact

18. Vendor Landscape

19. Key Vendor Analysis

20. Other Reports in this Series

Companies Mentioned:

  • BASF
  • Colorcon
  • FMC
  • Fuji Chemicals Industry
  • The Dow Chemical
  • Americhem Pharmaceutical
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Ashland
  • Associated British Foods
  • Avantor Performance Materials
  • DMV Fonterra
  • Ferro
  • Fuji Chemicals Industry
  • GE Healthcare
  • JRS Pharma
  • Lubrizol
  • Novozymes

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