The medical technology industry is booming. Hardly any other industry generates more new patent applications each year than medical technology. Record sales year after year. The size of the global medical device market continues to grow. In 2019, this was estimated at US$447.63 billion, and forecasts expect it to reach US$671.49 billion by 2027. Shorter innovation cycles, tremendous pressure in the international competitive environment, and constant technological advancements pose major challenges, both regulatory and in the labor market. To drive further growth and bring more innovative products to market, the industry needs qualified and motivated personnel.
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Medical technology industry in figures
- More than 90% of medical technology companies are medium-sized and have fewer than 250 employees
- The number of employees in Germany has risen by around 1.7% per year in recent years
- From 2020 to 2027, the global market is forecast to grow by 5.2% annually
- 15,321 patent applications were filed with the EPO in 2021, representing growth of 0.8%