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Did you Know? Six Facts about the Japanese Pharma Industry

Did you Know? Six Facts about the Japanese Pharma Industry

28/11/2018 Industry News
It is the 3 rd Largest Pharma Industry Worldwide Japan’s pharmaceutical industry is the third largest worldwide after the US and China with a share of approximately ten percent of the world market...
Japan Report | 2018 - a big year for Japanese pharma

Japan Report | 2018 - a big year for Japanese pharma

28/11/2018 Industry Reports
Japan has the world’s third largest pharma industry. Yet, for many international companies the market has not proved easy to access. Very high barriers to entry have combined with a historically...
Japanese drug production grew in 2015 according to new MHLW data Japanese drug production grew in 2015 according to new MHLW data

Japanese drug production grew in 2015 according to new MHLW data

28/11/2018 Industry News
12 April 2017 By Gareth MacDonald, in-PharmaTechnologist.com Domestic Pharmaceutical production increased in Japan in 2015 according to data release by the MHLW.A study by the Ministry of Health,...
Japan’s Takeda acquires US cancer drug manufacturer ARIAD for $5.2bn

Japan’s Takeda acquires US cancer drug manufacturer ARIAD for $5.2bn

28/11/2018 Industry News
February 2017 By Pharmaceutical Technology Japan-based Takeda Pharmaceutical Company has completed the previously announced acquisition of A