Pink Sheet is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Daiichi, Sankyo Deal Aimed At Fending Off Foreign Competition In Japan

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

Executive Summary

The new company, Daiichi Sankyo, will be the second largest Japanese pharmaceutical company based on domestic sales. The top 10 Japanese pharma companies have lost 3% of market share in the last 13 years, while the top 10 foreign companies have gained significantly, Daiichi's CEO says.

You may also be interested in...

Daiichi Sankyo Will Focus On Six Therapeutic Areas

Merger will allow the partners to increase R&D in cardiovascular, antibacterial, glucose metabolic, bone disorder, immune disorder and anti-allergy categories. As a single entity, Daiichi and Sankyo expect to increase their combined 2,200-person global sales force.

Italy Leads European Push Into Conditional Reimbursement

Italy claims to have pushed farther into managed entry agreements than other European countries with strong clawback provisions on new drugs – particularly cancer drugs – if they don't work as well as their manufacturers claim. The financial clawbacks are supported by extensive outcome data collection across the country's twenty regions.





Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts