Impact of COVID-19 on Indian Pharmaceutical Industry and Way Forward

Author(s): Nikita Vijay Jadhav*, Nisha Singh, Monika Targhotra, Meenakshi K. Chauhan

Journal Name: Infectious Disorders - Drug Targets
Formerly Current Drug Targets - Infectious Disorders

Volume 21 , Issue 4 , 2021

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Background: As countries and industries continue to cope with the unparalleled challenges presented by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a specific area of concern has been the uncertainty surrounding the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global and Indian supply chains of the pharmaceutical industry. The COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated the importance of establishing a risk management system that focuses on assessing future risks resulting from the loss of a supply chain among countries.

Objective: This review focuses on the role of the Indian pharmaceutical industry towards the pandemic. This review investigates the economic effect of COVID-19 across segments and what it implies for the Indian economy.

Methods: The COVID 19 flare-up has additionally commenced the Indian pharmaceutical organizations an opportunity to transform into a supported trade place point for gathering drugs and intermediates.

Results: An enormous pharmaceutical industry in India has consistently been a foundation of reasonable human services, and this pattern would now be able to be required to heighten further.

Conclusion: The activities from COVID-19 are with a need to change the overall impression of Indian pharmaceutical associations and even more altogether, reduce the dependence of the private pharma associations on alone suppliers like China.

Keywords: COVID-19, outbreak, pandemic, economy, pharmaceutical, industry.

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Article Details

Year: 2021
Published on: 05 September, 2020
Page: [484 - 494]
Pages: 11
DOI: 10.2174/1871526520666200905123941
Price: $65

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