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2015

Torrent Pharma's Dahej Plant commences operations

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

2014

Torrent Pharma enters into a licensing agreement with Reliance Life Sciences for three biosimilars - Rituximab, Adalimumab, and Cetuximab

Acquired Elder Pharma’s Indentified Indian Branded Formulation Business in India and Nepal

Launched Nephro, a dedicated division to cater to the Nephrology Segment

2013

Topical Foams system developed by Torrent Research Center

2012

Set up Sparsh, a dedicated division to cater to Dermatology Segment

Indrad Plant awarded Sword of Honor for Occupational Health & Safety by British Safety Council

2011

Foray into oncology segment

Sikkim Plant commences operation

Indigenous Nasal Drug Delivery system developed by Torrent Research Center

2010

Baddi Plant awarded Five Star rating by British Safety Council

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

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

2008

Construction of Sikkim Plant started

Baddi Plant received GMP certification from Government of Upper Bavaria, Germany

2007

Torrent Pharma and Pharma Dynamics (Pty) Ltd, South Africa signed a Technical Agreement for supplies of a range of products

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

2006 The API and formulations manufacturing facilities located at Indrad (Gujarat, India) got US FDA approval
2005

Torrent Australasia Pty Ltd. incorporated in Australia

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

2004

Torrent Pharma Philippines Inc. set up.

Torrent Pharma’s manufacturing facility at Indrad received MHRA (UK) and TGA (Australia) approvals

Restructuring of marketing divisions and addition of new division, Delta.

2003

Brazilian Sanitary Surveillance Agency accredited Torrent’s R&D Centre with ANVISA, authorizing it to conduct Bioequivalance Studies.

Torrent Pharma Inc. set up in USA.

GMP Certification received from European Union by Torrent Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing Plant

Indrad Plant receives MCC South Africa approval

2002

Torrent do Brasil Ltda. set up in Brazil

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

2001

Indrad Plant received ISO 9001:2000 Certificate

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

2000

Torrent Pharma bagged the Gold Trophy for IDMA Quality Excellence Award for its Formulations facility

Torrent Research Centre received OECD Standards of Good Lab. Practices Certificate from Dutch Health Ministry.

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

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.

1996 Shri U N Mehta bestowed with the title of Corporate Business Man of the Year
1995 Torrent Gujarat Biotech Limited plant commissioned.
1992 Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited received IDMA Quality Excellence Award.
1990

Torrent Exports Limited received National Export Award.

Pride of Asia International award for excellence in Pharmaceuticals Products by international Friendship.

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.

1988 Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.
1987

Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.

Torrent Exports Limited received Export Award from Govt. of Gujarat.

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.

1985

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.

Torrent Laboratories Limited received IMC Golden Jubilee Endowment Award for Export Performance.

1984

Torrent Laboratories Limited received Chemexcil Export Award.

• Torrent Laboratories Limited received Udyog Ratna Award.

1983 Entry into the international markets. First Export order to USSR received
1980 First manufacturing facility set up at Vatva in Ahmedabad
1971 Trinity Laboratories renamed as Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited.
1959 Shri U.N.Mehta started pharma operations.

 

 
 
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