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한약재의 연도·산지·업체별 가격변동 분석 연구

Analysis of price variance of raw herbal medicines in Korea

대한예방한의학회지 2019년 23권 2호 p.43 ~ 51
김동수 ( Kim Dong-Su ) - 한국한의학연구원 한의학정책연구센터

임병묵 ( Lim Byung-Mook ) - 부산대학교 한의학전문대학원 인문사회의학부
김동수 ( Kim Dong-Soo ) - 부산대학교 한의학전문대학원 인문사회의학부
이은경 ( Lee Eun-Kyoung ) - 대한한의사협회 한의약정책연구원


Objectives : This study aimed to analyze price variance by year, region and company of raw herbal medicines to draw payment system for herbal medicine insurances in the National Health Insurance.

Methods : To analyse price variance, we used 2015-2017 data of ‘Quality test results of imported herbal medicines’ provided by Korea Pharmaceutical Traders Association and ‘Price data of 56 raw herbal medicines’ that was surveyed by the Association of Korean Medicine. We analysed gap of highest price and lowest price those were compared with average price and coefficient of variation(CV) of prices by year, region and company of raw herbal medicines.

Results : In analysing 3 years data, the highest price was 23.2% higher, and the lowest price was 19.1% lower than the average price. As of 2018, the average price of domestic produced herbal medicines was 1,8 times higher than that of imported herbal medicines. By companies, the highest price was 117.5% higher, and the lowest price was 57.3% lower than the average price.

Conclusions : The price of herbal medicines varied by production year, region and company. This results suggest that comprehensive payment model needs to be considered in modeling the health insurance coverage for herbal medicine decoctions.


herbal medicine; price variance; health insurance; payment system; Korean medicine
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