With a turnover of about $ 250 million worldwide and an average increase of between 8-10% per year, the medical technology sector is seen as a profitable business on the rise. In this sector there are great opportunities because of the new issues in medicine, the highest demands on the quality of cosmetic services, medical and health care services, and increased life expectancy.
The number of people who crossed the threshold of 65 increases by one million each month worldwide.
Since 1995, in all industrialized countries developed health expenditures and medical equipment grow more than the gross domestic product, in 2005 grew an average of 1.5% in the EU.
Worldwide, about 25,000 manufacturers, including about 1000 publicly traded, employing over 1,000,000 people.Read more...