Asia-Pacific Imaging Market Growing at 10 Percent Annual Pace

The Asia-Pacific medical imaging market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of about 10 percent from 2017 to 2021, according to a report by Technavio. The growth is being driven by technological advancements such as 4-D medical imaging, cloud technology, breast tomosynthesis, and 5-D imaging equipment. More healthcare facilities are purchasing advanced digital portable X-ray systems with high operational functionality. Rising interest in non-surgical procedures has increased demand for interventional X-ray, mammography, and general radiography. The leading vendors in the market are Fujifilm, GE Healthcare, Koninklijke Philips, Siemens Healthineers, and Toshiba Medical Systems.