The COVID-19 pandemic will have a significant impact on the Brazilian diagnostic imaging market in the short term. Once the market stabilizes, however, the mature diagnostic imaging system market in Brazil will see modest growth through 2029. The current economic crisis and devaluation of the real have significantly impacted the import of diagnostic imaging systems and public health care spending. Increased local manufacturing by MNCs will lead to a decrease in ASPs and increased penetration of high-end systems.

This Medtech 360 Report provides comprehensive data and analysis on the current state of the market for diagnostic imaging systems in Brazil across a 10-year period.

The COVID-19 pandemic will affect the diagnostic imaging system market.

To what extent will the COVID-19 pandemic impact the Brazilian diagnostic imaging system market?

How will the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic different between segments?

How quickly are procedure volumes expected to rebound?

The current economic crisis and devaluation of the real have significantly impacted the health care market.

How is this impacting public and private health care spending differently?

Which segments have been most strongly impacted by the significant decrease in health care investment and why?

The relatively low penetration of some diagnostic imaging systems modalities in Brazil has resulted in significant market potential.

Which diagnostic imaging modalities are currently underpenetrated in Brazil and how will that change over the forecast period?

How are domestic and foreign companies capitalizing on this market potential?

Foreign players face several barriers to entry in the Brazilian market.

How is competitive landscape affected by import regulations in Brazil?

How are players tackling these difficulties to achieve success in the market?

Which players are finding success in this market despite these difficulties?

What measure are taking by competitors to improve their presence?

Use of refurbished systems will negatively impact sales of new diagnostic imaging systems.

How will manufacturers of premium systems be affected by the adoption of refurbished systems?

What government initiatives have been implemented with regards to refurbished systems?

High end systems face difficulties in market adoption.

What is the penetration of high-end systems in Brazil?

What kinds of facilities are purchasing these systems and why?

Are the public and private health care systems investing in the infrastructure needed to support these high-end systems?

How will this impact the gap in standard of care between different regions of Brazil?

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  • Diagnostic Imaging Systems - Market Insights - Brazil

Author(s): Benny Jacob, MS

Benny Jacob is an analyst on the Endoscopy, Diagnostics, and Healthcare IT Medtech Insights team at DRG (Part of Clarivate), specializing in the ENT Devices market. Benny has a background that covers Data Science, Systems Neuroscience and Bioinformatics. Benny has a Masters' Degree in Computational Biology from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh and a Bacherlor's Degree in Biotechnology from Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal (India).