The Association of Russian pharmaceutical manufacturers is replenishing its ranks. In accordance with the decision of the ARPM general meeting, the company Velpharm LLC (BRIGHT WAY group of companies) became a new member. The company noted that they are optimistic about joining the ranks of the Association, which unites leading Russian pharmaceutical companies.
Velfarm LLC is a Russian full-cycle pharmaceutical manufacturer that creates modern, effective, safe and affordable medicines.
“The objectives of the Association are consonant with the vision of Velfarm LLC, a company that makes a significant contribution to ensuring the country’s drug safety and preserving the health of the nation. We guarantee consumers the highest quality standard of manufactured drugs, and concern for the safety and health of consumers is our priority,” said Lyudmila Scherbakova, Chairman of the Board of Velfarm LLC.
To date, more than 80 drugs have been registered and produced at the production site of Velfarm LLC, of which 60 are included in the list of vital essential drugs. More than 200 products are under development and registration at various stages. 60 pharmaceutical products of the company are included in the list of import-substituting products, which makes up 75% of the plant’s range.
“Our ranks have grown. ARPM unites the leading pharmaceutical companies of the country and the merger of Velfarm LLC is a step in the further development of both the association and the Russian pharmaceutical industry. Being engaged in research and development, releasing innovative drugs, working on a full cycle, LLC “Velfarm” fully confirmed compliance with the requirements for members of the ARPM. The fact that the decision was made in today’s difficult situation in the country and in the world gives confidence in the achievement of the goals the association faces in creating conditions for the uninterrupted supply of affordable and effective drugs to the population and the simultaneous development of the Russian pharmaceutical industry,” concluded Victor Dmitriev, ARPM Director General.
The drugs of the company "Velfarm" have gained credibility and trust with doctors, are in demand by patients. This confirms the high quality of the products. According to the members of the ARPM, the synergy of resources will create new opportunities for solving the problems of the ARPM.
The Association of Russian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers was founded in 2002. ARPM unites leading Russian pharmaceutical enterprises, which account for more than 90% of drugs manufactured in the country, about 45% of exports, more than 75% of domestic drugs in the Provision of Essential Medicines program.
The Association’s activities are aimed at enhancing the competitiveness of the domestic pharmaceutical industry and facilitate the integration of the domestic pharmaceutical industry into the world market while maintaining and increasing the production and financial potential of the industry. ARPM is a member of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation and the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, effectively cooperates with the relevant authorities: the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the State Duma Committee for Health Protection and the Federal Service for Surveillance in Healthcare (Roszdravnadzor).
Representatives of the ARPM are members of the Council for the Development of the Pharmaceutical and Medical Industry under the Government of the Russian Federation.