Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN) is the umbrella body of local manufacturers of medicines and healthcare products in Nigeria with over one hundred members having established factories that manufacture live-saving essential medicines to support the Healthcare Delivery System. The major target of the pharmaceutical manufacturers Group of MAN is to realize government objective of making our country self sufficient in essential medicines through local manufacturing of Drugs. The Group also focuses on export drive of locally manufactured quality medicines to the West African region.
The Pharmaceutical manufacturing sector contributes to nation building with aggregate investments in excess of N300 billion, paying taxes and other tariffs and employing over 600,000 persons.
In collaboration with relevant stakeholders, we established the 1st special Exhibition/Expo starting in June 2008 in Abuja, which sensitized and showcased the resources, contributions and breakthrough pharmaceutical products – Proudly Made – in – Nigeria to our citizenry, policy makers and the international community.
The Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo 2017 coming up in September is an opportunity for stakeholders in the health sector to exchange information, products, services and ideas towards achieving the Health related Millennium Development Goals and other developmental initiatives in Nigeria and West African region.