Now Is The Time To Invest In Saudi Health Care Market
July 19, 2013, 6:37 PM EDT
Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 6:37 PM EDT) -- Recently, there has been growing appetite for private investment in the Saudi Arabian health care market, including from Gulf-based private equity groups and international health care providers. This article explores some of the common issues faced by investors when structuring their investment in the Saudi health care market.
The Saudi pharmaceutical market is the largest in the Gulf region and forecasts to grow by 4.7 percent annually to reach $4.7 billion by 2016. It is estimated that the government purchases around 35 percent of pharmaceutical...