Salvadoran Pharmaceutical companies create export consortium

Five pharmaceutical laboratories set up the Affluentes consortium to export to three countries in the Caribbean Community starting next year.

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Affluentes, S.A. de C.V. is comprised of HealthCo, Paill, Gamma, Teramed and Pazepharm Laboratories. Some of these laboratories already export to Central America, USA, Dominican Republic, Panama and Belize but anticipate good business opportunities in the Caribbean and South America.

The first countries to receive medicines, health supplements and multivitamins will be Trinidad and Tobago, the Bahamas and Jamaica.



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