Biomanufacturing Outsourcing Globalization Continues

| May 2, 2015

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Biopharmaceutical manufacturing clusters continue to emerge outside of the traditional hubs of North America and Western Europe. Contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs) in developing markets, however, are unlikely to threaten the powerhouse CMOs in the United States and Europe, according to preliminary data from BioPlan Associates’ 12th Annual Report and Survey of Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Capacity and Production (1). As part of the survey, biotherapeutic developers are asked to estimate the percentage of operations at their facilities likely to be outsourced internationally in the next five years.

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