Sales and marketing
In 2008, our Sales and Marketing effort in the MENA Region, which cover Algeria, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and the GCC, showed an increase of 60% in sales in comparison with 2007.
With 13 manufacturing plants, Hikma is now the fifth largest pharmaceutical manufacturing company in the MENA Region, with five facilities in Jordan, two in Portugal, and operations in Italy, Algeria, Germany, Egypt, the United States and Saudi Arabia.
Research and development (R&D)
Hikma currently has four R&D centers. In 2008, we added 17 new products to the Group’s portfolio, which now includes 369 products in 767 dosage strength and forms, 40 of which we manufacture and/or sell under license.