Production of 350 raw materials in the countryمدیر
Dr. Mostafa Karimi, on the sidelines of the International Exhibition of Medical, Laboratory and Pharmaceutical Equipment in the Milad Tower of Tehran, said: “The pharmaceutical industry of our country is 70 years old, so far, there are 110 pharmaceutical companies along with 75 manufacturing companies The primary drug and 566 drug distribution companies are active in the country.
He emphasized Iran’s progress in the production of Hyttech drugs, saying Iran is currently producing the first word in the production of hythe drugs, so that our drugs are exported to 25 countries.
According to Karimi, at the moment, 350 drug substances are also produced in the country.
Deputy Director General of Drug and Drug Organization of Food and Drug Organization said that the volume of raw material production in the country saved 300 million dollars in drug worth, added that now 97% of the required drugs are needed in the country. It accounted for 71% of the pharmaceutical market value.