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Welcome to the March 2017 issue of CMC Market Outlook
This monthly e-newsletter provides valuable insights for both buyers and sellers of CMC drug development services. Our coverage will help you identify and understand market trends that will inform your strategic business perspective.
Enjoy the March issue!
AGC Acquires CMC Biologics
UAGC Asahi Glass has agreed to acquire biomanufacturer CMC Biologics in a deal valued at ¥60 billion ($500 million). PharmSource estimates that the price represents a multiple of about 3.3x revenues and more than 10x EBITDA. The selling shareholders are three private equity firms: Monitor Clipper Partners; European Equity Partners; and Innoven Partenaires.
This is AGC’s second acquisition of a biomanufacturing business in the past six months. In September 2016, it acquired… read on
Will Pharma Manufacturing Move Back to the US?
by Jim Miller, President
The bio/pharmaceutical industry is still buzzing about President Trump’s meeting with pharmaceutical executives on Jan. 31, 2017. While promising the industry lower taxes and less regulation, the President emphasized that those benefits will come only if the industry lowers drug prices and moves more manufacturing back to the United States.
The President’s insistence that manufacturing move back to the US set off a wave of promises from the bio/pharmaceutical industry about the number of jobs that might be created, including a projection by… read on
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DCAT Week 2017
Pharma Outsourcing: The Numbers, Trends and Partnership Strategies
PharmSource president Jim Miller will provide an in-depth analysis of the market for contract development and manufacturing for drug substances and drug products, including levels of outsourcing, capacity utilization, trends in capital expenditures impacting outsourcing, and strategies for supplier differentiation today at 9:15 am in the Grand Ballroom at the InterContinental Barclay.
Bio/Pharmaceutical Outsourcing Report – Special DCAT Edition
Check out the special DCAT Edition of PharmSource’s proprietary industry briefing.
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