Rosstat: the sale of drugs in the Russian Federation in December 2015 rose by 15.5%


MOSCOW, February 9. Sale of medicines in the Russian Federation in December 2015, compared with November rose by 15.5%. This is evidenced by data from the main report of Rosstat.

In General, pharmaceutical, medical and orthopaedic goods sold is 12.1% more.

According to analytical company DSM Group, the demand for medicines in the Russian Federation in December 2015, compared to November rose 21.6%. However, that significant market growth in the first winter month still fell short of the figures of the previous period. In the end, compared to December 2014, the consumption dropped by 13.8 per cent.