Pharmac India 2009 to be held in Ahmedabad from Nov 7 to 9The Indian Drug Manufacturers Association Gujarat State Board (IDMA -GSB) is organising India's largest pharma & healthcare exhibition 'Pharmac India 2009' in Ahmedabad from November 7 to 9. While Pharmexcil is the co-organiser of the event, it is supported by Federation of Pharma Entrepreneurs (FOPE), Sabarkantha District Drug Manufacturers Association, BDMA and Rajasthan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association.

The exhibitor profile includes manufacturers of pharmaceutical formulations like ayurvedic/herbal products, nutraceutical products, dietary supplements, cosmetics products, veterinary drugs, medical & disposal , pharmaceutical machinery, flavours & fragrances, diagnostic reagents, recipients ,food additives, natural extracts , active pharma ingredients, pharmaceutical packaging material and machinery, R&D/testing labs, analytical services, Contract Research Organizations (CROs), laboratory equipment, laboratory chemicals, associations, publications, consultants pharma ancillary & utility suppliers.

This will enable an exhibitor to launch his products in India and meet end-users directly, get immediate feedback on product range and corporate image, build and enlarge prospects database, research the market and competition and assess market potentials, locate possible agents and distributors and initiate cooperation, alliances and joint ventures.

Benefits from the event for the contract manufacturers include first hand information on the latest technology and update, probable business tie ups for joint ventures, technology and know-how exchange, improvement in quality standards, R&D to meet with the global competition, explore the new areas and markets for exports and imports, dissemination of the information and direct and indirect employment opportunities.