The Pharmaceutical Industry in Korea
Developing new drugs! Expansion into the global market!
Becoming a pharmaceutical powerhouse that provides health and jobs with the people
The pharmaceutical industry in Korea has a long history of nearly 120 years, and it has been more than 70 years since the foundation of the Korea Pharmaceutical and Bio-Pharma Manufacturers Association (KPBMA).
Up until now, the Korean pharmaceutical industry has been working hard in order to improve the nation-and more efficient high-quality drugs, to expand R&D investment in medicinal products so that we can keep pace with the most advanced pharmaceutical firms in the world, and to continue expanding our cutting-edge manufacturing facilities. In 2018, as a result, we are seeing more and more domestic medicinal
What the KPBMA and its 194 member companies is focusing on, besides new drug development through R&D investment and global market entrance, is the establishment of transparent distribution order. Following the establishment of Code of Ethics and Voluntary Compliance Program for Fair Trade, to this end, well about our efforts to practice ethical management. Now in 2018, we are trying to introduce ISO 37001, global standard for anti-bribery management system, to further our efforts for ethical management. Also, as a responsible member of society, the KPBMA is making various social contributions to meet social to the national economy, while proposing values and visions for Korean pharmaceutical industry to the people of Korea, communicating with them to share our visions.
We look forward to your support and encouragement.