Continuous Manufacturing CordenPharma

| January 12, 2019

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Privately owned industrial holding, focused on midsized chemicals & pharmaceutical businesses ,Opportunities of consolidation and outsourcing in chemicals and pharmaceuticals , Inception in 2005  29 manufacturing facilities with approximately 6,000 employees in Europe and the United States , Total sales of approx. € 2 billion.

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