Post release Apteka 2015
“APTEKA” exhibition has obtained the status of UFI Approved Event, and is held under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. “APTEKA” has been actively supported by the Association of Russian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers, Russian Association of Pharmaceutical Marketing, Russian Association of Pharmacy Chains, and the Union of Professional Pharmaceutical Organizations.
Despite the difficult situation in the market, more than 180 companies from 17 countries participated at the exhibition, including UK, Vietnam, Germany, Egypt, Israel, India, Jordan, Spain, Kazakhstan, China, Bangladesh, Poland, Belarus, Russia, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Croatia.
The regular “APTEKA” exhibitors make the core of the show: “Design-Vector”, Borisov Medical Preparations Plant, “Diamir-K”, “Tatkhimfarmpreparaty”, “Iodic Technologies”, TNK “Silma”, “Fencenter Vilar”, “Belfarma”, “Zeldis Pharma”, “Fitosila” and others regularly participate at “APTEKA” for many years.
The exhibition’s main goal is simple and lies on the surface: to become an effective platform for business communication, whether it is a first market entry or an annual meeting with partners from all over Russia. Thus, among the first-time exhibitors of “APTEKA” in 2015 there were “36.6” Pharmacy Chain, “Grotex”, Solopharm plant, “Uralobiofarm”, “Renaissance Cosmetic”, “HTM-Sukhtian (HiGeen)” (Jordan), “Sesderma Rus” (Spain), “Moringa-Arava Dead Sea” (Israel), “Catalysis S.L” (Spain), “Dr.G Wellness Pvt. Ltd” (India). Altay Biopharmaceutical Cluster and the Centre of Cluster Development of Irkutsk Region demonstrated their regions’ potential of drugs, dietary supplements, substances and medical equipment manufacturing at the collective stands.
Belarus was represented by Borisov Medical Preparations Plant, “Minskinterkaps”, and “Galateyafarm”.
Many experts know “APTEKA” exhibition because of the International Medical and Pharmaceutical Business Forum annually within the show. This year the Forum’s programme included 17 sections, where the delegates actively discussed the industry development priorities: opportunities of the Russian pharmaceutical industry in import substitution, impact of the general economic situation in Russia on purchasing behaviour in retail pharmacies, sales supporting in crisis and many other important issues. 1500 specialists attended the Forum during 3 days.
Representatives of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Federal Antimonopoly Service, National Scientific Research Institute of Nutrition, Russian Association of Pharmacy Chains and the Union of arbitration courts discussed the ways for finding optimal balance between interests of people and business, anti-crisis measures, VED affordability, as well as price control in retail pharmacies.
One of the interesting events of the show was the first international Forum “World’s Traditional Medicine Systems” organized by “Euroexpo” jointly with Ayurveda Russian-Indian Association. The Forum is officially supported by the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Health of the Russian federation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Embassies of India and China, as well as Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia and I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University.
The Forum presented the traditional treatment methods of India, China, Korea and Russia. The Forum’s programme included a scientific conference on “Buryat branch of traditional medicine of the Russian Federation” and a round table on “Legal aspects and state policy achievements in application of traditional medicine in healthcare”.
AYUSH Ministry, Centre of Oriental Medicine of the Republic of Buryatia, International Mongolian Medicine Hospital in China, Hohhot, “Kerala” Ayurveda and Yoga Centre, “Atreya-Ayurveda” Centre, “Doctor N”, “Alchemi”, “Sinofarm” presented exciting expositions within the Forum.
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