A Message for you as 2020 Comes to an End

As we reflect on the learnings from a challenging 2020, we look forward to 2021 with optimism. We have a message for you from our Group Brand Director, Adam Andersen.

2020 has redefined disruption. But it has also brought out the collective spirit of the pharma industry as new partnerships were created, new ways of dealing with challenges were discovered.

Faced with the task of finding a vaccine for COVID-19, while keeping up the supply of lifesaving drugs with a severely strained supply chain, the pharma industry has shown incredible resilience.

CPhI Japan postponed until 2021

After careful consideration and months of discussion with partners and key industry stakeholders, we have taken the difficult decision to postpone CPhI Japan until April 2021.

With international travel only returning gradually and different countries at various stages of recovery following the COVID-19 outbreak, it has become apparent that it would be difficult for us to guarantee the level of international participation and high-quality event experience that our community has come to expect of CPhI Japan.







7 Events Under 1 Roof

  • CPhI: pharmaceutical ingredients
  • ICSE: contract manufacturing and services
  • P-MEC: machinery, technology & equipment
  • ​bioLIVE: biopharmaceutical developments
  • InnoPack: packaging & drug delivery systems
  • FDF: finished dosage formulation
  • NEX: natural extracts 

Preventive measures against COVID-19

In light of the recent novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) developments, the organizer has taken the following preventive measures for the safety and well-being of exhibitors and visitors.

An Ambivalent Market

This report highlights trends in Japan’s pharma market, notably how costly, long-listed products will be replaced due to generic and biosimilar industries continuing to grow in volume and market share. It also discusses increased internationalisation of innovation, with a rise in acquisitions and partnerships with academia.

We Got You!

Whether you are looking for a new supplier, manufacturer or service provided, we got you! Tap into this attractive market and source the latest technologies and innovative products, or use the search tool to find your next business partner across different categories.

Learn About Your Industry!

CPhI Japan hosts a wide range of free and paid seminars and conferences that you can attend onsite, provided by the government, industry associations and other key pharmaceutical players.

Prepare Now with the Help of Expert Insights

Our 2021 Pharma Outlook report has been published in collaboration with some of Pharma’s biggest names to provide key insights that will help you navigate the next 12 months and grow your business.

2020 has been one of the most turbulent years in recent history, casting a shroud of uncertainty over the pharma industry’s future.

Pharma’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, in terms of vaccine development and treatment distribution, has grabbed many recent headlines, but the major challenges facing the pharma industry are by no means exclusively Coronavirus related.

In interviews with some of the industry’s experts, the 2021 Pharma Outlook report identifies major and emerging trends that will be prominent in 2021.