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Government of India
Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers
11-March-2011 12:50 IST
Performance of Drug Manufacturing Sector

             There are 10,563 manufacturing units in the country according to first directory of Pharmaceuticals manufacturing units.

 

            This data is not monitored by this department.  However, the following capital expenditure has been made in the Pharma PSU under administrative control of this department.

 

Under Sector Undertaking

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

Hindustan Antibiotics Ltd.(HAL)

20.17

10.00

10.26

5.03

Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (BCPL)

20.00

20.00

30.69

20.00

Indian Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (IDPL)

4.93

-

-

-

Karnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.(KAPL)

-

6.15

-

-

Rajasthan Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (RDPL)

-

2.00

-

-

 

            Foreign Direct Investment in Pharmaceuticals.

 

Amount in Rupees/Dollars

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

Total

(Rs. In crore)

1326.45

810.12

1005.17

834.92

3976.66

(US dollars mission)

334.10

181.61

212.85

181.59

910.15

 

            This information was given by the Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri Srikant Kumar Jena in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.

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