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Milestones

Milestones

  • people
    2018
    • Acquired US based Bio-Pharm, Inc. (BPI) which includes US FDA registered manufacturing facility. This is Torrent's first overseas manufacturing unit.
  • people
    2017
    • Acquired Unichem’s Domestic and Nepal business and also its Sikkim manufacturing facility.
    • Listed amongst top five ‘Fastest Growing Companies (Middleweights Category)’ by Business World Magazine
    • Executive Chairman, listed by Business World Magazine, amongst India's Most Valuable CEOs in Large Category
    • Acquired Women Healthcare brands from Novartis
  • people
    2016
    • Dahej Plant receives USFDA approval
    • Acquired API manufacturing Unit of Hyderabad based Glochem Industries Limited
  • people
    2015
    • Torrent Pharma recognized as the Most Promising Company of the Year at the 10th CNBC TV18 India Business Leader Awards 2014
    • Torrent acquires 100% stake of Zyg Pharma
  • people
    2014
    • Acquired Elder Pharma's identified Indian Branded Formulation Business in India and Nepal
    • Launched Nephro, a dedicated division to cater to the Nephrology Segment
    • Torrent Pharma's Dahej Plant commences operations
  • people
    2013
    • Torrent Pharma enters into a licensing agreement with Reliance Life Sciences for three biosimilars - Rituximab, Adalimumab, and Cetuximab
  • people
    2012
    • Indrad Plant awarded Sword of Honor for Occupational Health & Safety by British Safety Council
    • Topical Foams system developed by Torrent Research Center
  • people
    2011
    • Sikkim Plant commences operation
    • Indigenous Nasal Drug Delivery system developed by Torrent Research Center
    • Set up Sparsh, a dedicated division to cater to Dermatology Segment
  • people
    2010
    • Baddi Plant received OHAS Audit 18001:2007certification; facility approved by the regulatory authority of Uganda
    • An advanced facility for Stability Studies set up at Indrad Plant
    • Entered into the therapeutic area of Gynaecology
    • Commenced commercial operations of Laboratories Torrent S.A. de C.V., Mexico
    • Started construction of Dahej manufacturing facility
    • Commissioned a subsidiary in United Kingdom and Romania
    • Torrent Research Center develops Long Acting Injectables technology
    • Foray into oncology segment
  • people
    2009
    • Commissioned dedicated formulation and packaging unit for manufacturing Insulin exclusively for Novo Nordisk
    • Entered into license and supply agreement with AstraZeneca for marketing its products in international market
    • Baddi Plant awarded Five Star rating by British Safety Council
  • people
    2008
    • Baddi Plant received GMP certification from Government of Upper Bavaria, Germany
  • people
    2007
    • Indrad Plant certified with ISO 9001: 2000 (Quality Management System), ISO 14001:2004 (Environmental Management System) and OHSAS 180001:1999 (Occupational Health and Safety Management System) by ISOQAR, UKAS accredited body
    • Construction of Sikkim Plant started
  • people
    2006
    • The API and formulations manufacturing facilities located at Indrad (Gujarat, India) got US FDA approval
    • Torrent Pharma and Pharma Dynamics (Pty) Ltd, South Africa signed a Technical Agreement for supplies of a range of products
  • people
    2005
    • New manufacturing unit at Baddi, Himachal Pradesh, set up to cater to domestic formulations market.
    • Torrent Pharma signed an agreement with Novo Nordisk India to establish a new, dedicated formulation and packaging facility for Insulin, exclusively for Novo Nordisk.
    • Acquired Heumann Pharma GmbH & Co Generica KG, a Pfizer group company, in Germany.
    • Two new marketing divisions- AXON and NEURON set up to cater to neuropsychiatry segment.
    • Entered into a research collaboration with AstraZeneca for developing novel anti-hypertensive drug.
    • Torrent Pharma's QC department at Chhatral manufacturing plant accredited with ISO/IEC- 17025 by NABL
  • people
    2004
    • Torrent Pharma's manufacturing facility at Indrad received MHRA (UK) and TGA (Australia) approvals
    • Restructuring of marketing divisions and addition of new division, Delta.
    • Torrent Australasia Pty Ltd. incorporated in Australia
  • people
    2003
    • Torrent Pharma Inc. set up in USA.
    • GMP Certification received from European Union by Torrent Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Plant
    • Torrent Pharma Philippines Inc. set up.
  • people
    2002
    • Discovered and patented AGE (Advanced Glycosylation End-products) molecule.
    • Torrent Pharma's Indrad Plant receives ISO 14001:1996 and OHSAS 18001:1999
    • Torrent's R&D Centre received ISO/IEC 17025:1999 for its facilities by National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL).
    • Addition of a new marketing division, MIND
    • Dual Retard Inlay Technology, Compact Tablet Technology, Gastro Retentive System and Multiparticulate / Matrix Based SR / Modified Release Formulations developed indigenously by Torrent Research Center (2002)
    • Torrent Pharma bagged the Gold Trophy for IDMA Quality Excellence Award 2003 for both Formulations and API manufacturing facilities
    • Brazilian Sanitary Surveillance Agency accredited Torrent's R&D Centre with ANVISA, authorizing it to conduct Bioequivalance Studies.
  • people
    2001
    • Torrent Pharma ranked in the top 10 Indian Companies in terms of Return on Capital Employed (ET - BCG Study Feb - 2001).
    • Torrent Pharmaceuticals bagged the 'Best Suppliers' award by the Sri Lankan State Pharmaceutical Corporation
    • Torrent Pharma bagged the Gold Trophy for IDMA Quality Excellence Award for its Formulations facility and Silver Trophy for its API manufacturing facility
    • Torrent do Brasil Ltda. set up in Brazil
  • people
    2000
    • Torrent Research Centre received OECD Standards of Good Lab. Practices Certificate from Dutch Health Ministry.
    • Indrad Plant received ISO 9001:2000 Certificate
  • people
    1999
    • Restructuring of Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. through formation of three new divisions – Prima, Vista, Psycan.
    • First New Chemical Entity Patented by Torrent Research Center
    • GCCI Export Appreciation Award
    • Torrent Pharma bagged the Gold Trophy for IDMA Quality Excellence Award for its Formulations facility
  • people
    1998
    • Torrent Exports renamed as Torrent Ltd. as part of restructuring and consolidation exercise.
    • State-of-the-art R&D Centre commissioned.
    • Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited acquires Pharma related investments and business of Torrent Exports Limited.
  • people
    1996
    • Shri U N Mehta bestowed with the title of Corporate Business Man of the Year
  • people
    1995
    • Torrent Gujarat Biotech Limited plant commissioned.
  • people
    1992
    • Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited received IDMA Quality Excellence Award.
  • people
    1990
    • Torrent Exports Limited received National Export Award.
    • Pride of Asia International award for excellence in Pharmaceuticals Products by international Friendship.
  • people
    1989
    • Second manufacturing plant commissioned at Indrad
    • Torrent Exports Limited received Chemexcil Trishul Award for highest Pharma Exports.
    • Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited received IDMA Quality Excellence Award.
  • people
    1988
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
  • people
    1987
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
    • Torrent Exports Limited received Export Award from Govt. of Gujarat.
  • people
    1986
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received IDMA Quality Excellence Award.
    • Torrent Exports Limited received Export Award from Govt. of Gujarat.
  • people
    1985
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received IMC Golden Jubilee Endowment Award for Export Performance.
    • Torrent Exports Limited received Export Award From Govt. of Gujarat.
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received IDMA Quality Excellence Award.
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
  • people
    1984
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
    • Torrent Laboratories Limited received Udyog Ratna Award.
  • people
    1983
    • Entry into the international markets. First Export order to USSR received
  • people
    1980
    • First manufacturing facility set up at Vatva in Ahmedabad
  • people
    1971
    • Trinity Laboratories renamed as Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited.
  • people
    1959
    • Shri U. N. Mehta started Pharma operations.