GLG Network Survey: US & European Plasma Industry

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The GLG Survey team interviewed 37 senior executives working in Plasma Collection Centers across the US and Europe.

What will you learn from this survey?

  • Insights on the competitive positioning of key players in the global plasma industry (Grifols, CSL and Takeda).
  • The impact of COVID-19 and regulatory changes on the industry.
  • The threat of new therapeutic agents on IVIG and views on whether the big players in the industry are prepared to meet future R&D challenges.


The GLG Survey team drafted the questionnaire with the support of GLG Network Member, Thomas Machnig, former Director of Global Medical Affairs, Specialty Products at CSL Behring.

The standard deliverable, includes:

  • 1 x Individual responses (“raw data”), in Excel.
  • 1 x PPT report with aggregated data.


  • How would you quantify the impact of the plasma supply situation by the COVID-19 pandemic?
  • How do you see the global demand for immunoglobulins, Albumin and Clotting factors in the next 5 years?
  • How likely do you think that recombinant albumin/IVIGs can be successfully developed over the next 5-10 years?
  • What is the impact of the wide-spread use of COVID-19 convalescent plasma on the availability of plasma donors for other plasma-derived products?
  • How likely you think that the new therapeutic agents developed will supersede all conditions currently covered by IVIG therapy?


This survey is available to subscribers of the Healthcare (HC) sector (Limited subscriptions and above).

  • For those with a subscription not including the above, cost of the survey is $7,000 USD. This offer includes the raw data file and a high-level presentation through PowerPoint.
  • A more detailed set of cross-tabulation tables (i.e. comparison of the data in different segmentation groups such as country etc.) will be provided upon request for an additional charge of $1,500 USD.


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