Report: Middle East, North Africa poised for major device and Dx growth

Forget Asia and China. Another booming region for medical devices in the coming years will be the Middle East and North Africa, with expectations that the market will double within 5 years from about $1 billion annually now, hitting 6% of GDP, TradeArabia reports. The data comes from Mecomed, the Middle East's device and diagnostics association. It points to growth driven in part by governments focused on expanding more cost-effective healthcare to more patients, according to the article. Story