Indian Drug Manufacturers’ Association (IDMA) was formed in 1961 to help Indian manufacturers and to protect the interest of the Indian consumer.
Membership of over 800 wholly-Indian large, medium and small companies.
Turnover of Indian pharma industry has grown exponentially from Rs.10 crore (about US$ 2 million) in 1948 to about Rs. 1,00,000 crore (US $ 21 billion) today, a growth rate of over 15%.
Members’ Indian Market share – about 75% in formulations and about 85% in bulk drugs.
Exports of about Rs. 50,000 crore (over US $ 10 billion) last year growing at 22% average.
Members’ Export Record – about 65% of India’s total drugs & pharma exports.