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Table 5 Concentration of market among importers 2009–2014

From: A new approach to gathering pharmaceutical market data to support policy implementation and access to medicines: as demonstrated by malaria medicines in Zambia

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Market concentration: by USD value
 Number of importers each bringing in at least 0.1% of total market 32 30 28 22 25 18
 Number of importers collectively responsible for over 80% of total imports 2 4 7 3 3 2
Market concentration: percent of total units
 Number of importers each bringing in at least 0.1% of total market 23 25 29 29 26 24
 Number of importers collectively responsible for over 80% of total imports 1 3 6 2 7 4
Market concentration: percent of total standard units
 Number of importers each bringing in at least 0.1% of total market 27 29 26 26 21 20
 Number of importers collectively responsible for over 80% of total imports 3 3 3 3 3 2