Tag: Pharmaceuticals

China Launches New Two-Invoice System in Pharma Distribution

China launched a two-invoice system for drug distribution on a trial basis to improve transparency in drug prices and eliminate excessive profit margins associated with multi-tier distribution models. This is the first time Chinese regulators have officially launched the two-invoice...

/ April 28, 2017

Understanding China’s Antimonopoly Investigations

Increased use of the Antimonopoly Law in the pharmaceutical and medical device sectors reflects China’s desire to drive down prices on essential goods. By Benjamin Shobert and Damjan P. DeNoble  Nearly 60 pharmaceutical manufacturers—both domestic and foreign owned—were subjected to...

/ May 30, 2014