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Global Investigational New Drug CDMO Market (2021 to 2028) - Featuring Catalent, Lonza and Patheon Among Others -

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Investigational New Drug CDMO Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product (Small Molecule, Large Molecule), By Service (Contract Development, Contract Manufacturing), By End User, And Segment Forecasts, 2021 - 2028" report has been added to's offering.

The global investigational new drug CDMO market size is expected to reach USD 6.8 billion by 2028, according to a new report by the publisher It is expected to expand at a CAGR of 6.9% from 2021 to 2028.

Companies Mentioned

  • Catalent, Inc.
  • Lonza
  • Recipharm AB
  • Siegfried Holding AG
  • Patheon Inc.
  • Covance
  • IQVIA Holdings Inc.
  • Cambrex Corporation
  • Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.
  • Syneous Health

The U.S. FDA and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) are health authority bodies that regulate the use of investigational drugs in the U.S. and the European Union, respectively. In addition, investigational review boards (IRBs) in the U.S. and ethics committees (ECs) in the European Union must approve the use of drugs in humans.

It is the requirement of a federal law that a drug be the subject of an approved marketing application prior to it is distributed or transported across the state lines. Hence, sponsors aiming to conduct clinical studies that involve an IND should gain exemption from the FDA to permit the shipping of the investigational drug to clinical investigators in several states.

The pandemic has significantly impacted the global economy in 2020 and has an ongoing impact on various industries. However, the market for IND CDMO has benefited from the pandemic. Prior to COVID-19, prospective sponsors demanded facility audits to ensure CDMOs had the required capacity, equipment, and personnel to undertake their projects. Nowadays, CDMOs should find new ways to attract new sponsors, such as through videos, virtual reality, and other technologies that allow sponsors to virtually experience the site.

Investigational New Drug CDMO Market Report Highlights

  • In terms of product, the small molecule segment dominated the market with a revenue share of 89.0% in 2020. This is largely due to the increasing number of small molecules in development. Besides, in 2019, the small molecules dominated the new drug approvals accounting for 79% of all the NME approvals
  • Based on service, the contract development segment led the market with a revenue share of 85.5% in 2020. The contract development offers several benefits over in-house development of drugs, such as access to industry experts, less time to market, cost-effectiveness, and more focus on core competencies
  • By end user, pharmaceutical companies accounted for the largest share of 69.4% in 2020. This is due to the changes in the pharmaceutical industry that have an impact on research and development strategies, which, in turn, influence new drug approval trends
  • Asia Pacific to register the fastest growth rate of 7.7% over the forecast period. Due to the rapid growth of pharmaceutical firms and contract manufacturing organizations in developing countries, such as India and China, the region is likely to overtake Europe and North America in the near future

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 Methodology and Scope

Chapter 2 Executive Summary

Chapter 3 Global IND CDMO Market: Variables, Trends, & Scope

3.1 Market Segmentation and Scope

3.2 Market Dynamics

3.2.1 Market Driver Analysis Increasing outsourcing services by pharmaceutical companies Rising investment in R&D Growing pharmaceutical industry Stringent regulatory requirements

3.2.2 Market Restraint Analysis Compliance issues while outsourcing Changing scenario in developing countries

3.3 Penetration & Growth Prospect Mapping

3.4 COVID-19 Impact on the Market

3.5 Major Deals and Strategic Alliances Analysis

3.6 Global IND CDMO: Market Analysis Tools

3.6.1 Industry Analysis - Porter's

3.6.3 PESTEL Analysis

Chapter 4 Global IND CDMO Market: Product Segment Analysis

Chapter 5 Global IND CDMO Market: Service Segment Analysis

Chapter 6 Global IND CDMO Market: End-user Segment Analysis

Chapter 7 Global IND CDMO Market: Regional Analysis

Chapter 8 Company Profiles

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Last Updated: 02-Nov-2021