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Medtronic announces acquisition plan to support entry into Chinese market

AdvaMed SmartBrief | May 28, 2015

Medtronic is looking to expand its sales in emerging markets, including China, and is seeking medical device developers to purchase there, according to company CEO Omar Ishrak. Medtronic is concentrating on developing lower-cost products to offer to patients in China who can't afford higher-cost technologies. The Chinese market is poised to become the world's third-biggest market for medical devices, following the U.S. and Japan. The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (05/26)


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