Drug distribution industry in good shape: HDMA report

October 25, 2004

Drug wholesalers had a pretty good 2003, judging from statistics recently released by the Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA) in its 2004 Industry Profile and Healthcare Factbook. The publication provides statistics on the healthcare distribution industry, based on survey data collected from HDMA members, as well as findings on the pharmaceutical industry in general.

Drug wholesalers had a pretty good 2003, judging from statistics recently released by the Healthcare Distribution Management Association (HDMA) in its 2004 Industry Profile and Healthcare Factbook. The publication provides statistics on the healthcare distribution industry, based on survey data collected from HDMA members, as well as findings on the pharmaceutical industry in general.

Here are highlights of the statistics dealing with the nation's drug middlemen:

The report also provided the following nonwholesaling-related statistics: