Pharmaceuticals

Kerala's pharmaceutical sector, marked by rapid growth and innovative potential, contributes significantly to the state's economy and healthcare landscape.

  • Kerala's pharmaceutical sector has experienced substantial growth since the late 1990s, with over 120 registered units contributing significantly to the state's economy.
  • Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi emerge as key hubs for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, supported by renowned institutions like RGCB, SCTIMST, IISER, and CUSAT.
  • Kerala State Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited (KSDP) plays a pivotal role in supplying essential medicines and promoting GMP-compliant manufacturing.
  • The state's focus on quality control and adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) enhances its reputation as a reliable manufacturing hub.
  • The establishment of pharmaceutical and life sciences parks in Thiruvananthapuram aims to attract private sector investments and foster research and production.
  • Kerala's emphasis on research, innovation, and manufacturing excellence positions the sector for significant contributions to India's pharmaceutical industry and global healthcare advancements.

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