NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Diagnostic Imaging Equipment - Emerging Markets (BRIC- Brazil, Russia, India, and China) 2010 – 2015".–-2015".html

Report DescriptionThe market for diagnostic imaging equipment in Brazil, Russia, India, and China is expected to witness significant growth due to the increased healthcare spending and supportive national health policies in these emerging economies. The introduction of cutting-edge technologies such as portable ultrasound systems is expected to further boost market growth. To circumvent the challenge of heavy import duties, global leaders such as GE Healthcare and Philips Healthcare are forming partnerships with local players for the manufacture of diagnostic imaging equipment at lower cost.

The BRIC diagnostic imaging equipments market is estimated to be $3,150.4 million in 2010 and is expected to reach $4,287.3 million in 2015 at a CAGR of 6.4%. The ultrasound systems segment is the largest market in terms of value. However, CT systems with their high clinical value are expected to dominate the market in 2015 with 25% market share. Technological advancements and lowering prices are boosting the growth of the BRIC market for diagnostic imaging equipment.

Scope of the report

This research report categorizes the BRIC market for diagnostic imaging equipment into the following segments:

On the basis of products:

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) systems, Ultrasound system