Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
19-November-2010 15:1 IST
Multinational Pharma Companies
The Minister for Corporate Affairs has said that as per information available in his Ministry, 135 Multinational Pharma companies are operating in India through their subsidiaries. Giving this information in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha Shri Salman Khurshid said that out of 135 companies, 31 companies are involved in manufacturing and 47 companies in trading services. In addition to above, 44 companies are involved in manufacturing and trading services, 8 companies in Research and Development, 1 company in clinical research and 4 companies in other services.