The global interventional radiology market features a largely consolidated competitive landscape, with the top five players accounting for around 60% of the market in 2015, observes a recent report by Transparency Market Research. These top five vendors, namely Philips Healthcare, Hitachi Medical Corporation, GE Healthcare, Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation, and Siemens Healthcare lead the global market owing to diversified product portfolios, extensive geographical presence, and acquisition strategies. Strong new product development capabilities have also worked in the favor of these companies over the years. With launch of innovative equipment such as the interventional x-ray equipment varieties EchoNavigator, Allura 3D, and FlexVision, these companies are expected to retain their dominance in the next few years as well.
Transparency market Research (TMR) states that the global interventional radiology market was valued at US$13.8 bn in 2015 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.8 % over the period between 2016 and 2024. If the prediction holds true, the market is expected to reach US$22.9 bn by 2024. Of the key applications of interventional radiology, the segment of embolization presently dominates and held a nearly 24% of the market’s overall valuation in 2015. From a geographical perspective, North America dominated, acquiring a nearly 38% of the global market in 2015.