ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Estimating India's Trade in Drugs and Pharmaceuticals

There is the view that in the post-1991 period, India's exports of drugs and pharmaceuticals have grown rapidly - thereby confirming that India has much to gain by conforming to global drug patent standards. But a close reading of the data shows that the growth of the main drug exports has slowed, while that of imports - especially formulations - has accelerated.

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