Saudi Arabia is known to procure in excess of USD 1.7 billion in medical/surgical equipment in 2013. accounts for nearly 50% of all medical/surgical equipment spending in the GCC Best Prospects: Hospital equipment, medical disposables, OR equipment, Rehabilitation, Pathology/laboratory instruments, Radiologic equipment, Diagnostics Primary healthcare interests are in Oncology, Cardiology, Orthopedics, Trauma, Diabetes Care, Nephrology, as well as lifestyle management of asthma, obesity and other common ailments .
Like other countries of the GCC, Saudi Arabia is faced by demographic shift relating to an aging population and changes to the morbidity statistics attributed to changes in lifestyle. It is estimated that the demographic shift would result in the 45-65 age group and the 65+ age group to grow by an average of 6% through 2020. Increased spending on health care, an aging population, and continued treatment of “lifestyle” diseases would assure exporters that the pharmaceuticals/ life sciences market will continue to be robust
With the aim and desire to repeat the history & create & set a new benchmark.1st Arabia hopes to see you in the Saudi International Med Lab Expo November 2018.