Pharma news: CPhI SEA – Who are the new exhibitors?

Pharma news: CPhI SEA – Who are the new exhibitors?

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- In less than 2 months' time, CPhI SEA is set to open its doors from March 22-24 at Jakarta International Expo, offering the only dedicated pharma trading platform for the region. Sign up today!

In Jakarta, 260 participating companies will offer an unparalleled opportunity in South East Asia to network, do business and advance this fast growing industry, which has attracted new exhibitors among which:

Kyowa Chemical Industry (Booth B40): through its expertise in magnesium-based chemistry, Kyowa strives to manufacture and develop products that can truly contribute to the societies we live in. The expansion of the portfolio of safe and highly functional products is an unconditional commitment at Kyowa’s technology center. The research and development facility is based in the rich natural environment of an old salt field, located on the Seto Inland Sea in Shikoku, in Japan.

DFE Pharma (Booth A10): the global leader in excipient solutions. DFE Pharma develops, produces and markets excipients for oral solid dose and dry powder inhalation formulations. Customers are pharmaceutical companies, operating globally, regionally and locally. DFE Pharma leads in expertise, supply and time to market.

Merck Chemicals and Life Sciences (Booth C24): the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company, Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 50,000 employees work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.

Novum Pharma (Booth C1): aiming to serve 95% of the world by the year 2025, this multinational company mainly develops quality products for self-care. Selling in over 45 countries throughout the world, its aim is to develop quality products for OTC Healthcare under its own brands. While traveling all over the world to seek innovated products and implement them in its own business portfolio, Novum Pharma manages every aspect of its products and brands by itself.

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What’s new at CPhI SEA 2017?

  1. Investment Forum
  2. ASEAN – India strategic sourcing Forum
  3. Distributors’ network
  4. Richer conference content
  5. Enhanced business matchmaking program
  6. Roadshows


Investment Forum

The forum matches key international players interested in investing in Indonesia with the top tier pharma companies in the country looking for reliable partners.

ASEAN – India strategic sourcing Forum

Business networking platform for ASEAN companies – manufacturers and distributors alike - focusing on bilateral trade with Indian counterparts.

Distributors’ network

CPhI SEA has invested significantly in expanding its database of distributors in the region with the aim of magnifying the reach and make the event truly regional. All distributors have been invited to visit the event and network with peers and the exhibitors.


A sharply focused, enriched program, will cover 3 main areas:

  • Business Outlook and Markets - M&A, JVs, strategic partnerships to penetrate markets
  • Regulations and Compliance - ASEAN regulatory practices and harmonization
  • Manufacturing and Supply chain - Big data trends and applications in supply chain

View the full agenda here

Business Matchmaking

Following the success of last year’s matchmaking program, which saw 353 pre-booked meetings taking place during the event, this year the program has been enhanced and expanded.


To further promote CPhI SEA as a pharma bridge in South East Asia, roadshows have been organized in several countries in partnerships with local associations and stakeholders (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam).

Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of the change, register here and join the event and its business matchmaking program!


The CPhI series of events drives growth and innovation in the global pharmaceutical industry, with leading exhibitions and online communities covering every step of the supply chain from drug discovery to finished dosage.

More than 100,000 visitors meet over 6,000 exhibitors at events in Europe, China, India, Japan, South East Asia, Russia, Brazil, Istanbul and Korea every year to exchange ideas, form alliances and conduct business on an international scale. CPhI also provides an online buyer & supplier directory at

Government supporters : Ministry of Health, Ministry of Industry, Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board, National Agency for Drug and Food Control

Trade and Professional Organization Supporters : Indonesian Pharmaceutical Association –GP Farmasi Indonesia, Pharma Materials Management Club –PMMC, International Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group –IPMG, International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering –ISPE, Indonesian Pharmacists Association –IAI

Regional Supporters: Pharmaceutical Society of Singapore (PSS), Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association (PReMA) –Thailand, Malaysian Association of Pharmaceutical Suppliers (more to come)