In 2020, affected by the epidemic, the overall revenue of the oral medical industry decreased. In this context, the expansion momentum of national oral chain has slowed down and may sink to Tier 3 and 4 cities. At the same time, capital will gradually become rational in the layout of the dental industry, and the existing economic bubble in the dental industry will be effectively squeezed out. The overall concentration of the oral medical industry is low, and the market share of the top five institutions is low. Although the expansion of the industry chain is suspended due to the epidemic situation, with the continuous development of the industry, chain oral institutions will continue to become the focus of the development of oral medical institutions.
According to the data, the market scale of China's special medical food industry has increased from 2.59 billion yuan in 2016 to 7.72 billion yuan in 2020, an increase of about three times, and is expected to increase to 10.01 billion yuan in 2021. In the future, driven by the aging population, increasing downstream demand and the construction and development of hospital nutrition department, the market scale of special medical food will continue to grow with its irreplaceable role in clinical nutrition support. AI media consulting analysts believe that with the improvement of residents' income level, the public's demand for nutrition and health increases, but the lack of popular science and nutrition education are important factors hindering the development of special medical food. Therefore, accelerating the popularization of special medical food in clinic and the public will be an urgent problem to be solved by all parties in the industry.
With the implementation of the "Healthy China 2030 Planning Outline"， "Internet + Health"， "Internet + Sports" and the national advocacy and implementation policy of whole-life cycle health management， the penetration rate of digital health management market is getting large. It is expected that the core market size of China's digital health management will reach 241.80 billion yuan in 2024，and its driving market size will be to exceed 1.2 trillion yuan. In addition， with the deepening integration of AI and traditional industries， the magnitude and complexity of data will also be greatly improved. In the future， the subdivision of digital health management will be able to form a sufficient soil for the development of vertical business and diversified business development through the blessing of technology.
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.
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 shows that the current maternity clothing products are mostly concentrated in the price range below 30 yuan, and breastfeeding bras have also begun to become popular products. iiMedia Research believes that currently pregnant women are still more inclined to buy cheap products. However, with the continuous increase of post-95 mothers and the continuous change of user concepts, high-end and functional products will become the mainstream in the future.
Under the influence of the epidemic, online sales of maternal health products have increased significantly. In 2020, Tmall 618, maternal nutrition products increased by 206% year-on-year, and folic acid increased by 97% year-on-year. The demand for products such as folic acid and Edible Nest will continue to expand
. In terms of baby products, parents are paying more and more attention to the physical and mental development of children, paying attention to the educational functions of toy products, and paying attention to their fun and education
In 2019, China imported 345,500 tons of infant formula milk powder, a year-on-year increase of 6.5%. IiMedia Research believes that infant milk powder and complementary foods are basically rigid demands. Especially under the popularization of e-commerce, cross-border e-commerce and live streaming, China's infant milk powder and complementary food industries are not affected by the epidemic.