Germany’s Medical Technology Industry Still No. 1 in Europe

Germany’s Medical Technology Industry Still No. 1 in Europe

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German Medical Devices Companies at Medica

24.06.2019 – In 2015, EUR 32.39 billion was generated with medical devices in Germany. Germany is thus clearly No. 1 with 34% of the total European sales of EUR 95 billion.

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TUV Sued is second Notified Body after MDR

TUV Sued is second Notified Body after MDR

16.06.2019 – TUV Sued Product Service has been recognised by the “Central Office of the Countries for Health Protection with regard to Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices” (ZLG) as the second Notified Body for the new Medical Devices Regulations (MDR) after the British-Dutch BSI.

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Dubai hub for medical tourism and innovative health start-ups

Dubai hub for medical tourism and innovative health start-ups

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Hospital fo the Future

16.06.2019 – DUBAI. The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, who is also Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has the vision to develop Dubai into a global hub for medical tourism. Medical tourists from all over the world should not only be treated by internationally recognized specialists, but Dubai should also become of great importance for innovative health start-ups with a focus on smart-health.

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Medical Device Market South Africa

Reforms and lifestyle changes bring good growth opportunities for foreign medical device manufacturers in South Africa

March 2019 – Medical Technology: According to a study conducted by Business Monitors International (BMI Research) in South Africa, the medical technology market is expected to grow from $1.3 billion US to around $1.7 billion US by 2021.

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Israel – excellent market opportunities for foreign Medical Device companies

Israel – excellent market opportunities for foreign Medical Device companies

21.11.2018 – The Israeli market is one of the largest consumers of medical technology in the Middle East.

Only 38.4% of the demand for medical products is produced in the domestic market; 61.6% of the demand is covered by imported goods. The main customers for medical facilities and large-scale equipment are hospitals, predominantly the 339 hospitals, of which the 44 general hospitals are mostly run by the state or charitable organisations. Weiterlesen

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Big Changes by MDR

Big Changes by MDR

28.09.2018 – The MDR (Medical Devices Regulation) has been adopted on the 5th April 2017 and will replace the MDD (Medical Devices Regulation) and AIMDD (Active Implantable Medical Devices Directive). There is a transition period of 3 years making the regulation fully applicable in May 2020. There are massive changes compared to the MDD confronting manufacturers with numerous challenges. Further details can be found here.

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Arab Health – second largest Medical Technology Fair in the world

Arab Health – second largest Medical Technology Fair in the world

19.03.2017 – Arab Health – after Medica, the second largest Medical Technology Fair in the world. 4,400 of the world’s leading healthcare companies coming in from 70 countries. In 2017 more than 130,000 trade visitors from more than 160 countries.
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