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Informex 2013: Bright outlook for US API manufacturing

12:16 AM MST | February 22, 2013 | Rebecca Coons in Anaheim

Drug companies looking for speedy turnaround and strong intellectual property (IP) protection for active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) production are moving away from low-cost emerging market firms, lifting prospects for US-based producers, according to attendees of Informex, currently underway in Anaheim, CA.  “Cost is an important factor and always will be,” said Aslam Malik, president of Ampac Fine Chemicals. “But customers are looking at other attributes, like communication, the legal system, the culture, the service...

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Comments (1) for Informex 2013: Bright outlook for US API manufacturing
If we are a barometer of economic activity signs couldn't be more positive. We have received more executive search requests from this years Informex then from the last 5 years combined. Patrick Ropella www.ropella.com
Posted by Patrick Ropella on Monday, February 25, 2013 @ 06:02 AM

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