global veterinary vaccines market booming

Posted on February 24, 2011


Today (24th February), a news item was posted on titled ‘Vaccines market in 2015 to reach US$5.6 billion’.

‘… GLOBAL – The global veterinary vaccines market will reach US$5.6 billion by 2015, according to a new market report.

Given the frequent outbreaks of animal diseases such as bird flu, avian influenza, anthrax and other viral and bacterial infections, animal healthcare has gained tremendous significance across the globe, over the years, according to a press release in SFGate from Global Industry Analysts, Inc. Livestock owners have turned to animal healthcare products for safeguarding health of their cattle, and poultry birds and for enhancing productivity. Pet owners too have embraced animal healthcare products guided by the desire to keep their pets healthy. Against this backdrop veterinary vaccines have gained strong foothold in the global animal care sector, serving the needs of livestock, poultry and pet care markets. Capable of stimulating the body to create antibodies or cellular immune responses to kill or neutralize the disease-causing organism without any side effects, veterinary vaccines have become a perfect defense mechanism for preventing several animal diseases.

The global veterinary vaccines market waned in 2008 and 2009, as a result of the global meltdown. The market, nevertheless, recovered in 2010 and is expected to post substantial growth in ensuing years …’

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