BNDES approves $52mm to finance a generic medicines production

The BNDES approved funding of R$264 million ($52 mm) for the Prati-Donaduzzi pharmaceutical industry. Based in the city of Toledo, Paraná, the company is the largest manufacturer of generic drugs in Brazil. The funds will be used to modernise and expand the plant’s production capacity, as well as to build a distribution centre, which will increase generic production on the national market by around five billion therapeutic doses.

Source: 6 Minutos