Profits of China's Pharmaceutical Industry Surge 50 Percent in Jan-Aug (China)
This article was originally published in PharmAsia News
The China Pharmaceutical Industry Association announced profits for the country's drug production industry have reached $2.3 billion in the first eight months of 2008. That is a staggering 50.8 percent increase from last year's profits from the same time period. Despite the increased profits, many companies producing active pharmaceutical ingredients also reported bigger losses, mostly attributed to stricter export and environmental regulations. (Print Edition Only: Link to Full Text Unavailable
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