Capitalizing on Global Drug Development Opportunities from China

| April 5, 2016

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The Chinese pharmaceutical market continues to grow steadily, but drug developers in Covance China Drug Developmen tChina face similar challenges as their global counterparts: Development times are increasing and success rates are declining

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BEC Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.

BEC Chemicals Pvt. Ltd specializes in manufacturing of Active pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s) and Intermediates. The manufacturing unit in Roha (Raigad dist.) has been approved by Indian and European Drug Authority and is EU-GMP, WHO-GMP and State GMP certified. The company is ISO 9001:2008, 14001:2004, 18000:2007, OHSAS certified by SGS-UK. The manufacturing unit is a 100% Export Oriented Unit and is recognized as STAR EXPORT house by DGFT (INDIA). Recently we have been approved by USFDA.

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BEC Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.

BEC Chemicals Pvt. Ltd specializes in manufacturing of Active pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s) and Intermediates. The manufacturing unit in Roha (Raigad dist.) has been approved by Indian and European Drug Authority and is EU-GMP, WHO-GMP and State GMP certified. The company is ISO 9001:2008, 14001:2004, 18000:2007, OHSAS certified by SGS-UK. The manufacturing unit is a 100% Export Oriented Unit and is recognized as STAR EXPORT house by DGFT (INDIA). Recently we have been approved by USFDA.

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