Affected by the aging population and the increasing proportion of residents, the national medical expenditure is increasing, which belongs to the rigid demand; At the same time, with the continuous improvement of people's health standards and the development of internet medical technology, the big health industry will continue to grow for a long time. According to the data, the revenue of China's big health industry will exceed 7 trillion yuan in 2020, and it is expected to reach 8 trillion yuan in 2021, an increase of 8.1%. Among them, thanks to the development of big health industry and the growth of pharmaceutical demand during the epidemic period, biopharmaceuticals and medical devices have performed well, becoming China's new economy industry with high investment enthusiasm in 2020, with investment projects of 91.9 billion yuan and 27.3 billion yuan respectively.
In 2021, China's mobile medical market is expected to reach 63.55 billion yuan, and the number of users will expand to 687 million. The development of the medical equipment and e-commerce industry has promoted China's Internet medical industry market to usher in new development opportunities. First of all, China's favorable policy environment. The Internet medical service industry had a major historical opportunity for popularization and development in 2020, and therefore the industry's economic prospects are considerable. The improvement of medical hardware equipment and the construction of professional digital medical networks also provide longer-term technical support for Internet medical treatment. In 2019, the scale of investment transactions in China's mobile medical industry increased sharply to 16.2 billion yuan, and the capital market paid close attention to the development of China's mobile medical industry. According to data from iiMedia Research, 46.0% of the interviewed users expressed "relatively recognized" and "very recognized" accounted for 22.2% of the current Internet medical industry services. Among them, the most recognized factors in the pre-diagnosis, in-diagnosis, and post-diagnosis links are flexible service time and location, fast medical treatment process, and convenient online payment. The efficiency improvement of Internet medical treatment is generally recognized by users. In the future, China's medical equipment will have higher requirements in terms of product power consumption, professionalism, and safety, and it will be inevitable to move toward more innovative, humane, and refined products.
In January 2021, the "big head baby" incident caused by antibacterial cream for babies exploded on the Internet. Behind the incident were the concerns of netizens and parents about the quality of mother and baby products. The data shows that when consumers choose maternal and infant products and services, the first consideration is quality. Specifically, 63.8% of consumers first consider product quality when they buy maternal and child products; 66.0% of consumers first consider service quality factors such as comprehensive skills of service platform aunts when they choose maternal and child services. AI media consulting analysts believe that with the obvious changes in the consumption concept and consumption quality of the younger generation, and the emphasis on the quality of products and services, enterprises need to pay special attention to and be alert to the quality problems when launching mother and child products and related services.
On the one hand, the disposable income of residents' consumption has been improved, the awareness of health management has been improved, and the demand for weight management products has been increased; on the other hand, the food production technology has been improved, the substitute food products have been continuously iterated, and the well-known cross-border enterprises such as Master Kong, Xicha and Nestle have entered the market, as well as the rise of start-ups such as wangsatin and fit8, the supply of substitute food market has increased. Driven by both supply and demand, China's catering market continues to expand, with the market size increasing to 47.62 billion yuan in 2020. The market structure of catering substitute industry is mainly composed of cereal, meal substitute powder, protein bar and meat products. According to the data, more than 70% of the interviewees preferred cereal, followed by meal substitute powder, accounting for 45.4%, and the development opportunities of meal substitute market were ushered in.
iiMedia Research (艾媒咨询)数据显示，随着国家人均GDP的提升，消费者在保健食品消费理念和消费意愿上都发生了根本性的转变，保健食品在消费属性上将逐渐从可选消费品向必选消费品转变，预计2021年中国保健品市场规模将增至2708亿元。在新冠疫情影响下，国民保健意识加速觉醒，居民消费观念升级，对保健品需求增加，为保健品行业带来长期利好。此外，市场对抗衰老产品需求的提升推动了NMN成分产品的走俏，预计到2023年将会以近70.25%的增速攀升至270.13亿元。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, with the increase of the country's per capita GDP, consumers' consumption concept and willingness of health food have undergone fundamental changes. The consumption attribute of health food will gradually change from optional consumer goods to compulsory consumer goods. It is estimated that the market scale of health food in China will increase to 270.8 billion yuan in 2021. Under the influence of COVID-19, the awareness of national health care has been speeded up, the consumption concept of residents has been upgraded, and the demand for health products has increased, which has brought long-term benefits to the health care products industry. In addition, the increasing demand for anti-aging products in the market has promoted the popularity of NMN products, which is expected to rise to 27.013 billion yuan with a growth rate of nearly 70.25% by 2023.
In recent years, affected by a series of factors such as the change of China's birth rate, the upgrading of consumption level and the rise of mobile Internet, the scale of China's maternal and child market has been expanding, and is expected to reach 7.63 trillion yuan in 2021. Infant food, supplies, toys and skin care of pregnant and lying in women have achieved different growth rates in the field of maternal and infant segmentation. Infant complementary food and condiments have become new consumption scenarios explored by businesses. In addition, the new generation, represented by the post-95 generation, has gradually become the mainstream of the mother group. They have new characteristics in parenting concept, parenting behavior, consumption concept and consumption behavior, which will accelerate the upgrading and reform of the maternal and child market.
In recent years, China Internet medical industry has developed rapidly, from the embryonic stage to high-speed development period. In 2020, the development of Internet medical industry will continue to accelerate under the influence of Covid-19, and the application of 5G and AI technology will also boost the growth of the industry scale. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, 74.4% of the interviewed netizens participated in Internet medical services during the Covid-19 period, and more than 70% netizens believed that it could reduce the pressure of outpatient service and avoid cross infection. In the main market segments of Internet medical industry, mobile medical platforms, with the help of the popularization of mobile Internet and improvement of logistics level, have a rapid brand recognition and market development. In 2020, the user scale of China mobile medical industry will reach 635 million, and the market size will also exceed 52 billion yuan.
Affected by the beauty economy, the medical beauty market is extremely hot. Since 2013, the size of China's medical beauty market has maintained a continuous growth trend. It is estimated that the number of Chinese medical beauty users will reach 15.2 million in 2020. With the further awakening of medical aesthetics consumption awareness, continuous growth in supply and the penetration of the "Internet and medical aesthetics" model, the user scale of the medical aesthetics industry will continue to grow in the future. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, Sixty percent of users understand that they support the consumption of medical beauty, and offline medical beauty institutions are still the main channels for consumers to obtain medical beauty information, followed by online social platforms and Internet medical beauty platforms. The penetration rate and content trend of Internet medical aesthetics platforms will effectively promote the further integration of industry resources. In the future, professional medical aesthetics platforms may become an important window for consumers to understand and identify medical aesthetics information. Internet medical cosmetology platforms such as Meituan Medical Beauty and So Young have played a role in promoting the construction of a new ecology in the medical cosmetology industry. The emergence of the Internet medical cosmetology platform, with its low commissions and reliable vertical search features, has helped the medical cosmetology industry to attract more consumers to a certain extent and expanded the customer acquisition channels. In the future, medical aesthetic institutions will pay more attention to adjusting their own marketing strategies, and accurately conduct user data mining and service diffusion.
The new generation represented by the post-95 generation has gradually become the mainstream of the mother group. The education level and living standard of the new generation of mothers have been greatly improved compared with the past, which makes them have new characteristics in the aspects of parenting concept, parenting behavior, consumption concept and consumption behavior, which will accelerate the upgrading and reform of the maternal and infant market. The post-95 mothers' attention to health products and services ranked first in the pregnancy preparation stage, accounting for 80.3%. 48.5% of the respondents showed a significant increase in consumption after pregnancy. In order to take into account the development of babies and their own health, more mothers born in the post-95s have become the action group of nutrition and health care. The number of high-frequency consumers reaches 24.2%, and the intake cycle of nutrition and health care products tends to be longer. 54.4% of the post-95 mothers said that the maternal and infant community platform was the main channel for them to obtain the content related to mother and baby, and 34.5% of the post-95 mothers were more likely to be "planted grass" in the mother and child community. According to the survey, the satisfaction score of mothers and babies of mothers and infants was the highest, reaching 8.3 points. The post-95 novice mothers are highly dependent on the maternal and infant community platform, and the service value and commercial value of the head platform are increasingly prominent.
Data show that in the third quarter of 2020, Chinese Herbal Medicine Price Index ushered in an upward cycle. iiMedia Research believe that by a small number of animals and other species pull the impact of October 2020-november Chinese herbal medicine index is expected to continue to rise, but stable in December. According to the survey, the vast majority of businesses in the 2021 will pay close attention to industry-related policies, prudent management, to reduce speculation and other business practices. As a result, the Chinese herbal medicine market is expected to see a wave of rising prices in the peak season at the end of 2020. However, as the peak season ends, prices will fall back early next year, and as the epidemic becomes more normal, chinese medicinal materials market is expected to be cyclical fluctuations in the situation.