MOSCOW, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Executive leadership at Rafarma Pharmaceuticals (OTC:RAFA), recently met with the Governor of Lipetsk, Oleg Korolev, along with several government economic development representatives, including the Trade mission of the Russian Federation in Great Britain and announced plans for British investment in the region to create a "biopharmaceutical cluster" in Terbuny. The parties signed a project initiative to increase growth of the pharmaceutical industry in the region, finalize British investment and obtain manufacturing contracts for Rafarma and its biotech neighbors. As a certified and operating pharmaceutical manufacturer, Rafarma will be the lead company in this venture.
Governor Korolev described Rafarma as one of the best pharmaceutical enterprises of the Russian Federation, and praised the plant's full compliance with International Good Manufacturing Practices.
"Rafarma's state-of-the-art pharmaceutical plant in Terbuny has become the flashpoint for biopharma investment in Terbuny, Rafarma is leading the way," stated RAFA CEO Dave Anderson.
About Rafarma Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Operating from a new 270,000 square-foot state-of-the-art manufacturing and distribution facility in Russia, Rafarma Pharmaceuticals produces generic antibiotics and specialty pharmaceuticals in addition to its own line of proprietary products that are approved by the Ministry of Health of Russian Federation. For the last three years, the Russian Government has been highly focused on bolstering the development of nation's domestic pharmaceutical industry. Rafarma Pharmaceuticals' mission is to work with the auspices of aggressive federal initiatives to fast-track the modernization of Russia's pharmaceutical industry.
For more information on Rafarma Pharmaceuticals, visit: http://www.rafarma.com
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