2 February took place the meeting of Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Denis Manturov, the Governor of the Irkutsk region Sergey Levchenko, during which they discussed issues of development of the region, including in the field of pharmaceutical industry. The discussion was also attended by President of JSC “pharmasyntez” Vikram Singh Punia.
Irkutsk oblast is one of the most promising from the point of view of development of medicine production in full cycle.
Currently, the region deployed 9 companies in the pharmaceutical industry producing essential medicines, as well as conducting a synthesis of the main active ingredients.
In September last year, the company “pharmasyntez” has opened a new plant small-scale production in the Irkutsk is a modern high-tech manufacture, producing small batches of drugs for clinical research and technology is being developed the issue of new registered drugs.
In the future, in the Irkutsk region it is planned to implement a number of projects on construction of production of pharmaceutical substances, including through domestic resource in the region.
“We are interested in the development of the pharmaceutical industry on the territory of Irkutsk region. This, in particular, allows to create new high-tech jobs. In the future, the region plans to implement a number of projects on construction of plants for pharmaceutical substances”, – said Sergey Levchenko.
One of the biggest is the project of JSC “pharmasyntez” on the territory of advancing socio-economic development (TOSER) e in Usol-Sibirskoe. In September 2017 for implementation of the project has established a subsidiary company JSC pharmasyntez. Plant in Usol’ye will be able to produce thousands of tons of substances a year, the staff will be about 2 thousand people, will require about 130 acres of land.
In the Irkutsk region government established a working group to assist in the implementation of the project. Currently, it is preparing documents for the enterprise to gain resident status ADZ “Usolye-Sibirskoye”.
“At the level of the subject we will do everything possible for the development of new modern high-tech pharmaceutical industries. This industry makes an invaluable contribution to the most important thing – the health of people”, – said Sergey Levchenko.
Source: JSC “pharmasyntez”