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Consumer Health in the Czech Republic

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  • 113 Pages
  • September 2021
  • Region: Czech Republic
  • Euromonitor International
  • ID: 2878422
The Czech consumer health market is anticipated to witness a slightly improved year-on-year performance in 2021 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to sustain demand across a number of product areas. In the face of the pandemic, consumers continue to seek products that are thought to enhance the working of the immune system, positively impacting sales in a number of vitamins and dietary supplements product areas.

The publisher's Consumer Health in Czech Republic report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2016-2020, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. Forecasts to 2025 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Allergy Care, Herbal/Traditional Products, OTC, Paediatric Consumer Health, Sports Nutrition, Vitamins and Dietary Supplements, Weight Management and Wellbeing.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

Why buy this report?

  • Get a detailed picture of the Consumer Health market;
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands;
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.

Table of Contents

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
  • Consumer health in 2021: The big picture
  • 2021 key trends
  • Competitive landscape
  • Retailing developments
  • What’s next for consumer health?

MARKET INDICATORS
  • Table 1 Consumer Expenditure on Health Goods and Medical Services: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 2 Life Expectancy at Birth 2016-2021

MARKET DATA
  • Table 3 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 4 Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 5 NBO Company Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 6 LBN Brand Shares of Consumer Health: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 7 Penetration of Private Label in Consumer Health by Category: % Value 2016-2021
  • Table 8 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format: % Value 2016-2021
  • Table 9 Distribution of Consumer Health by Format and Category: % Value 2021
  • Table 10 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 11 Forecast Sales of Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

APPENDIX
OTC registration and classification
  • Vitamins and dietary supplements registration and classification
  • Self-medication/self-care and preventive medicine
  • Switches
  • Summary 1 OTC: Switches 2020-2021

DISCLAIMERDEFINITIONS
SOURCES
  • Summary 2 Research Sources

ANALGESICS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Stockpiling in the early stages of the pandemic negatively impacts sales of analgesics in 2021
  • Topical analgesics continue to do well in 2021
  • Sanofi retains its lead, supported by its strong reputation and consumer trust

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Stabilisation in consumption patterns expected from 2022 as consumers resume pre-pandemic routines
  • Stronger shift towards e-commerce unlikely as Czech consumers show a strong preference for store-based pharmacies
  • Paediatric segment expected to see growth for both acetaminophen and ibuprofen

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 12 Sales of Analgesics by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 13 Sales of Analgesics by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 14 NBO Company Shares of Analgesics: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 15 LBN Brand Shares of Analgesics: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 16 Forecast Sales of Analgesics by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 17 Forecast Sales of Analgesics by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

COUGH, COLD AND ALLERGY (HAY FEVER) REMEDIES IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Seasonal flu remains in the shadow of COVID-19 in 2021
  • Antihistamines/allergy remedies continue to see growth
  • Angelini Pharma Ceska Republika sro takes over leadership in 2021 thanks to the wide distribution and accessibility of its Erdomed and Levopront brands

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Forecast period anticipated to see a stabilisation of demand with it being driven by flu and allergy season
  • Pharmacies will remain the main sales channel for cough, cold and allergy (hay fever) remedies despite strong growth of e-commerce sales
  • Increasing interest in homoeopathic products

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 18 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 19 Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 20 NBO Company Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 21 LBN Brand Shares of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 22 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 23 Forecast Sales of Cough, Cold and Allergy (Hay Fever) Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

DIGESTIVE REMEDIES IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Resumption of travel boosts sales of motion sickness remedies and diarrhoeal remedies in 2021
  • Paediatric indigestion remedies and laxatives continue to struggle
  • Dr Max aims to expand private label’s limited presence

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Modern lifestyles likely to create demand for digestive remedies
  • Holistic, preventive approach poses threat to product area development
  • Private label brands set to complement the currently limited offer in digestive remedies

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 24 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 25 Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 26 NBO Company Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 27 LBN Brand Shares of Digestive Remedies: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 28 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 29 Forecast Sales of Digestive Remedies by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

DERMATOLOGICALS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Growing demand for paediatric dermatologicals
  • After a dramatic decline in the previous year, antifungals sees a recovery in 2021
  • Leading brand benefits from innovation

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Demand for dermatologicals anticipated to resume pre-pandemic patterns from 2022 onwards with a growing role for e-commerce
  • Increasing prevalence of herbal products and products containing CBD
  • Hair loss treatments set to see further growth as causative factors increase

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 30 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 31 Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 32 NBO Company Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 33 LBN Brand Shares of Dermatologicals: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 34 LBN Brand Shares of Hair Loss Treatments: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 35 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 36 Forecast Sales of Dermatologicals by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

NRT SMOKING CESSATION AIDS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Lockdown provides increased opportunities and motivation for smoking
  • Growing use of vapour products negative affects sales of NRT smoking cessation aids
  • Nicorette remains dominant

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Health trend to bolster smokers’ commitment to quitting
  • Increased economic motivation to give up smoking
  • Continued shift towards lozenges expected

CATEGORY INDICATORS
  • Table 94 Number of Smokers by Gender 2016-2021

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 95 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 96 Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 97 NBO Company Shares of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 98 LBN Brand Shares of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 99 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 100 Forecast Sales of NRT Smoking Cessation Aids by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

SLEEP AIDS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Ongoing lockdowns increase prevalence of sleep problems
  • Sleep aids face increasing competition from dietary supplements and CBD oil
  • Wide range of players present

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Incidence of sleep problems expected to increase during forecast period
  • Competition from diverse range of alternative products and practices
  • Demand for larger packs and stronger formulae

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 37 Sales of Sleep Aids: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 38 Sales of Sleep Aids: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 39 NBO Company Shares of Sleep Aids: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 40 LBN Brand Shares of Sleep Aids: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 41 Forecast Sales of Sleep Aids: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 42 Forecast Sales of Sleep Aids: % Value Growth 2021-2026

EYE CARE IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Continued home seclusion undermines demand for allergy eye care
  • E-commerce players launch consultancy services
  • Growing competition from private label

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Eye care anticipated to resume pre-pandemic patterns from 2022 onwards with a growing role for e-commerce
  • Lifestyles and pollution to drive growing demand for eye care
  • Rx products might hamper growth of OTC eye care

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 43 Sales of Eye Care by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 44 Sales of Eye Care by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 45 NBO Company Shares of Eye Care: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 46 LBN Brand Shares of Eye Care: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 47 Forecast Sales of Eye Care by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 48 Forecast Sales of Eye Care by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

WOUND CARE IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Wound care demand remains stable
  • Demand for first aid kits largely reliant on renewal of mandatory equipment
  • Growing competition from private label

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Rise in physical exercise to boost demand for basic first aid
  • Further development of e-commerce
  • Economic impact of lockdown to undermine potential for upmarket development

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 49 Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 50 Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 51 NBO Company Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 52 LBN Brand Shares of Wound Care: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 53 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 54 Forecast Sales of Wound Care by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

VITAMINS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • While the pandemic led to a surge in demand for vitamins in the previous year, in 2021 demand is more stable
  • As the Czech government and media recommend the use of vitamins to protect against COVID-19, sales of vitamin D reach double-digit growth
  • Domestic players retain leading positions

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Demand supported by holistic and preventive approaches to health and wellbeing
  • Threat from rival products
  • E-commerce to build on already strong position

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 55 Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 56 Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 57 Sales of Multivitamins by Positioning: % Value 2016-2021
  • Table 58 NBO Company Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 59 LBN Brand Shares of Vitamins: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 60 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 61 Forecast Sales of Vitamins by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • COVID-19 continues to place focus on immunity-enhancing products in 2021
  • Consumer focus on beauty supports growth
  • Established players extend their existing line of products

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • A greater variety of dietary supplements are gaining in popularity
  • Dietary supplements are changing shape and texture, appealing more to consumers
  • Manufacturers face a more rigorous regulatory environment, while consumers seek more transparency

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 62 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 63 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 64 Sales of Dietary Supplements by Positioning: % Value 2016-2021
  • Table 65 NBO Company Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 66 LBN Brand Shares of Dietary Supplements: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 67 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 68 Forecast Sales of Dietary Supplements by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

WEIGHT MANAGEMENT AND WELLBEING IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Slimming teas and meal replacement continue to expand in 2021
  • Economic fluctuations have little influence on demand for weight management and wellbeing products
  • Haeven Labs’ dynamic expansion takes it to the top of the rankings

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Demand in weight management and wellbeing looks set to be driven by meal replacement and weight loss supplements over the forecast period
  • Natural trend to have variable impact across weight management and wellbeing
  • E-commerce set to gain value share at the expense of direct sellers and chemists/pharmacies

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 69 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 70 Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 71 NBO Company Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 72 LBN Brand Shares of Weight Management and Wellbeing: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 73 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 74 Forecast Sales of Weight Management and Wellbeing by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

SPORTS NUTRITION IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Sports nutrition sees an expanding consumer base
  • Growing demand for plant proteins
  • Nutrend expands product offer and distribution

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Increase in exercise and sporting activity has potential to create demand
  • Role of e-commerce set to strengthen
  • Convenience remains one of the main drivers of sports nutrition sales

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 75 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 76 Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 77 NBO Company Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 78 LBN Brand Shares of Sports Nutrition: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 79 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 80 Forecast Sales of Sports Nutrition by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

HERBAL/TRADITIONAL PRODUCTS IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Hemp and CBD products grow in popularity while the amendment of the substance abuse act allows for higher levels of THC in hemp extracts and CBD
  • Trend towards herbal ingredients extends to new areas while the growing popularity of homoeopathy limits growth of herbal/traditional products
  • Domestic players maintain a strong presence in fragmented product area

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Attitudes to health and wellness favour herbal/traditional products
  • Hesitancy about efficacy of herbal/traditional products remains a barrier for further growth
  • Local players are likely to benefit from product area growth

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 81 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 82 Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 83 NBO Company Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 84 LBN Brand Shares of Herbal/Traditional Products: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 85 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 86 Forecast Sales of Herbal/Traditional Products by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

PAEDIATRIC CONSUMER HEALTH IN THE CZECH REPUBLICKEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
  • Vitamins and dietary supplements remains the most developed area of paediatric consumer health
  • Paediatric consumer health sees a slowdown in growth due to the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Private label competition intensifies

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
  • Paediatric consumer health less sensitive to challenging economic conditions
  • Shifting character of health trend not all positive for paediatric segment
  • Paediatric digestive remedies face competition from probiotics

CATEGORY DATA
  • Table 87 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 88 Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 89 Sales of Paediatric Vitamins and Dietary Supplements by Type: % Value 2016-2021
  • Table 90 NBO Company Shares of Paediatric Consumer Health: % Value 2017-2021
  • Table 91 LBN Brand Shares of Paediatric Consumer Health: % Value 2018-2021
  • Table 92 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 93 Forecast Sales of Paediatric Consumer Health by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026