National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) has organized a meeting on Active Pharmaceuticals Ingredients (API) Industry. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of NITI Aayog’s CEO Amitabh Kant to induce growth in the API industry.
Key events of the meeting:
During the meeting, a detailed presentation on the history and status of the API industry and the challenges faced by it, was presented by the Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP). It also demonstrated the available options which can make India a powerhouse in Key Starting Materials, Intermediates and Active Pharmaceuticals Ingredients (API). It also discussed the recent measures taken to promote the bulk drug parks in the country.
Participants of the Meeting:
Delegates of Department of Pharmaceuticals, Department of Health Research, Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals and the Department of Expenditure participated in the meeting organized by NITI Aayog to boost growth in API industry.