Global Market for CT Scanners to Reach $3.7 Billion in 2012, New Reports Highlight Medical Imaging Industry

FARMINGTON, Conn., Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Market research reports offer mission-critical insights into the metrics, performance, shares, and forecasts for many significant industries across the globe. These reports, compiled by industry experts with decades of experience in their markets, offer high-value insights that can be used by entrepreneurs, CEOs, investors, marketers, and product managers to plan their business and capitalize on their strengths and their competitors weaknesses.


Medical imaging is a highly advanced technology segment in the already-advanced medical diagnostics market, encompassing everything from MRI to CT, from X-Ray to Ultrasound equipment. Detailed reports available from Global Information Inc. reveal the global imaging market scenario; analyze the market for enterprise medical image archiving; provides revenue forecasts and more.

Global Markets for CT Scanners

The global market for CT scanners was valued at $3.4 billion in 2011 and should reach nearly $3.7 billion in 2012. Total market value is expected to reach nearly $5.1 billion in 2017 after increasing at a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.7%. Asia is expected to increase from nearly $1.4 billion in 2012 to nearly $2.2 billion in 2017, a CAGR of 9.8%. Europe should total nearly $1.1 billion in 2012, and by 2017 the region should reach nearly $1.3 billion, a CAGR of 3.7%.

This BCC study is presented to increase the awareness of the most frequently used modality, computed tomography scanners, in diagnosis and prevention. The objective of the report is to present a comprehensive picture with analysis of the global market for CT. This includes an analysis of the factors driving the growth, challenges affecting the industry and opportunities that participants can tap within the forecast period. The report also reviews the competitive landscape, leading pipeline products, pricing and technology offerings.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at

U.S. Enterprise Medical Image Archiving Market

This research service analyzes the U.S. market for enterprise medical image archiving focusing on its two main product segments: enterprise picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) archives and vendor-neutral archives. The study begins with an evaluation of the number of annual imaging procedures in the United States being sent to digital image archives, the corresponding image data volumes required for primary and secondary storage of these image data, and the factors driving and restraining growth. The study then presents a global picture of medical imaging IT middleware technology and the competitive landscape. Furthermore, it presents revenue, unit, installed base, and market penetration forecasts for both segments to 2018.

An Executive Summary for this report and free sample pages from the full document are available at

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